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Creators:
Fenton, Beatrice, 1887-1983
Dates:
1836-1984
bulk 1890-1978
Size:
9.36 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.fentbeat
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor Beatrice Fenton date from 1836-1984 (bulk 1890-1978) and measure 9.36 linear feet. The collection documents Fenton's career as a sculptor and art instructor, as well as her life-long friendships with artist Emily Clayton and art educator Marjorie Martinet. Found are scattered biographical materials, correspondence primarily with Martinet (approximately 1/2 of the collection), business records, notes and writings, scattered records of arts organizations, transcripts of interviews with Fenton, sketches and sketchbooks, a scrapbook, brochures, clippings, postcards, reproductions of artwork, and photographs of friends and family, travels, and artwork. Writings include several illustrated hand-made books of poetry by Emily Clayton.

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Creators:
Schwartz, William S. (William Samuel), 1896-1977
Dates:
1921-1967
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 8 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schwwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, exhibition catalogs, and printed materials.

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Creators:
deCoux, Janet, 1904-1999
Dates:
1895-2000
Size:
3.92 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.decojane
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor Janet DeCoux date from 1895-2000 and measure 3.92 linear feet. The collection documents DeCoux's career through scattered biographical material, correspondence, audio cassette tapes of an autobiographical narrative, an interview transcript, miscellaneous notes and writings, sketchbooks and drawings, files for commissioned sculpture projects, printed material, photographs of DeCoux, family members, friends, colleagues, and artwork.

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Creators:
Garrison, Robert, 1895-1945
Dates:
1926-1939
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.garrrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook containing clippings, photographs and writings regarding Garrison's work on the Boston Ave. Methodist Church, Tulsa, Okla.; Midland Savings and Loan, Denver, Colo.; the RKO building, New York, N.Y. and elsewhere; and seven loose photographs of sculpture.

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Creators:
Smith, Victor Porter, 1921-2012
Dates:
circa 1920
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.smitvict
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two black and white mounted photographs of Missouri sculptor Joseph Horchert with works of art. One image depicts Horchert with a rabbit sculpture and the other depicts him with 16 foot model of a William Penn sculpture in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Horchert is pictured on scaffolding (right) with another unidentified man (left). The model appears...

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Creators:
Gobrecht, Christian F., 1785-1844
Dates:
1794-1902
Size:
Partial microfilm reel.
Collection ID:
AAA.gobrchri
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are papers relating to a controversy over the invention of a machine for medal ruling; a 5 p. biographical sketch of Gobrecht and a list of his engravings compiled by Charles Gobrecht Darrah, 1902; and Gobrect's childhood sketchbooks, 1794, with some observations on mixing colors, engraving, and copying. Also included are the deed of trust...

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Creators:
Greenough, Horatio, 1805-1852
Dates:
1823-1851
Size:
140 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.greehora
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Greenough's sketchbook from his studies in Rome (1826) and 139 drawings (1823 - ca. 1851) by Greenough from the Petit Sully Collection.

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Creators:
Hancock, Walker Kirtland, 1901-1998
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1977 July 22-August 15
Size:
125 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.hancoc77
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Walker Hancock conducted 1977 July 22-August 25, by Robert Brown, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Forsyth, Robert J.
Dates:
1931-1987
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.forsrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research material on sculptor John Bernard Flannagan gathered in preparation for Forsyth's Ph.D dissertation on Flannagan (Univ. of Minnesota, 1965) and for an incomplete catalog raisonne. Included are photocopies of letters from Flannagan to the Works Progress Administration regarding his dismissal, 1933-1934; Forsyth's correspondence with Flannag...

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Creators:
Rhoden, John (John W), 1918-
Dates:
1940-1968
Size:
1 Microfilm reel (60 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.rhodjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American sculptor John W. Rhoden contain correspondence, exhibition catalogs, biographical material, clippings, a scrapbook, personal photographs, and photographs of Rhoden's work.

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