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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Advancement
Dates:
2014
Collection ID:
Accession 15-079
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the Smithsonian Institution's central website for giving as it existed on October 17, 2014, shortly after it was redesigned. The website includes information related to donating to the Smithsonian, including planned, corporate, and foundation giving as well as memberships. It also includes a quiz that allows vis...

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Creators:
Spodarek, Diane
Dates:
circa 1976-1978
Size:
1.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.spoddian
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily printed material relating to Spokarek's involvement promoting and participating in Detroit, Michigan and Michigan art-related organizations and activities and her work as editor and co-publisher of Detroit Artists Monthly. Some photographs, mostly of works of art and notes are also found.

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Creators:
Rocca, Suellen, 1943-2020
Stieber, Jason, 1973-
Dates:
2016 May 26
Size:
1 Item (digital video file (1 hr., 2 min.) Video, digital, wav)
Collection ID:
AAA.rocca16
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Suellen Rocca conducted 2016 May 26, by Jason Stieber, in Chicago, Ill, for the Archives of American Art's Chicago Art and Artists: Oral History Project.

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Creators:
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970
Dates:
[undated] and 1943
Size:
11 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.rothmark
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters, 1943, to Edward Alden Jewell, art editor of the New York Times, written in response to a published editorial in which Rothko attempts to explain modern art; handwritten notes and notebook with entries about art and the creative process; and 8 undated sketches. Microfilm title: Carson family papers.

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Creators:
Mears, Herbert Richard, 1923-1999
Dates:
1950-1979
Size:
200 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mearherb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of art work, brochures, opera programs, clippings, and exhibition announcements.

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Creators:
Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco. Graphic Arts Council
Dates:
1978 January 9 and February 6
Size:
2 Sound tapes (7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.finearts
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Lectures delivered by Sam Richardson and William T. Wiley as part of the Artists on Art lecture series sponsored by the Graphic Arts Council of the Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco, San Francisco, California. Richardson and Wiley speak of prints and drawings in the Achenbach Foundation in relation to their work.

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Creators:
Geske, Norman A.
Pribble, Easton, 1917-
Dates:
1955
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.gesknorm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Pribble initially requests a recommendation from Geske for a Huntington Hartford Foundation fellowship, to which Geske responds favorably, though requiring additional information. In the final letter Pribble relates that he has rethought the entire matter because of the antipathy recently expressed by Huntington Hartford towards modern artists.

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Creators:
National Museum Services Board
Dates:
[ca. 1977]-1982
Size:
4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.natimuse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Records kept by George C. Seybolt in his capacity as Chairman of the National Museum Service Board.

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Creators:
Iselin, Lewis, 1913-1990
Dates:
1937-1980
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((ca. 340 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.isellewi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; personal and business correspondence; financial statements of the Chaloner Prize Foundation; treasurer's reports, minutes of meetings, and membership lists of the Municipal Art Society, New York; files on sculpture commissions including the MacArthur Memorial, the Suresnes Memorial and statues of Nathaneal Greene, John Wanamaker, Marshall...

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Creators:
Keiser, Elizabeth
Dates:
1958-1960
Size:
16 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.keiseliz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Keiser regarding a symposium she organized to discuss the National Cultural Center legislative act, copy included, and the United States Arts Foundation bill, copy included, regarding government sponsorship of arts.

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