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Museum of Contemporary Art (Los Angeles, Calif.)
Dates:
1979-1986
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.musecala
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; photos of committee members, and minutes and position papers of the Artists Advisory Committee during the development that led to Museum of Contemporary Art (MOCA) in Los Angeles. The minutes were taken by Joyce Dever and her handwritten notes are included. Also included are newspaper and magazine articles about the development of t...

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Creators:
Schiwetz, Pete, 1909-
Dates:
1939-1971
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schipete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Ca. 2,000 letters, including correspondence with family, bronze caster Bruno Bearzi, Carl and Olga Milles, curator Anne Hedmark (at Millesgarden in Stockholm), Clifford West, William McVey, Francis Rich, Herring Coe, Albert Christ-Janer, and others; business correspondence regarding his fountain at the Metropolitan Museum of Art, "Symbol of the Art...

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Romano, Emanuel, 1897?-1984
Dates:
1922-1967
Size:
400 Items (on 2 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.romaeman
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, scrapbooks, diaries, photographs, sketches and a biography.

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Putnam, Wallace, 1899-1989
Dates:
1914-1983
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.putnwall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence is primarily between Putnam and his family and friends, including one letter from Clyfford Still. Photographs are of Putnam, his family and friends (mostly from his high school years), and of miscellaneous subjects.

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Peter, Armistead, 1870-1960
Dates:
1920-1925
Size:
12 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.petearmi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scattered correspondence between Armistead Peter, Jr. and Paul Wayland Bartlett regarding family matters and a gift of a bronze eagle, 1920-1925; and printed materials, including newsclippings and a program about Bartlett's statue of Benjamin Franklin, 1921, and two published articles about Bartlett, 1923 and 1925 (one is in French).

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Phenix, Harold, 1928-
Dates:
1959-1984
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 300 items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.phenharo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 3364: A file on Edward Muegge "Buck" Schiwetz containing correspondence between Harold and Rita Phenix and Schiwetz, Sharon D. Steen and others, clippings, printed material and photographs of Schiwetz; a file on Phenix's work as a design engineer for Conoco, Inc. containing printed material and photographs of his art work; photographs of of Ph...

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Peers, Gordon Franklin, 1909-1988
Dates:
[ca. 1916-1981]
Size:
1.2 Linear feet ((ca. 800 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.peergord
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical information; photo album with photographs of art works and personal photographs; a sketchbook and loose sketches; writings; a 1957 tape recording of Albert Lewis Fink and Alfred Emile Hammer of the Rhode Island School of Design (RISD) rehearsing for a television program on drawing and printmaking; printed material; and ...

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Kadish, Reuben, 1913-1992
Dates:
1934-1965
Size:
8 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 10 x 8 in. and smaller. (reel 5660))
Collection ID:
AAA.kadireup
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are: Kadish, Philip Guston, and Jules Langsner on mural scaffold, Mexico, 1934; Kadish, Guston, Mrs. Fletcher Martin, an unidentified woman and a dog, 1935; a portrait of Philip Guston; 3 of Kadish and Guston with their joint mural in the Library at the City of Hope, Duarte, California, ca. 1936; Ingre Guston and Daniel Kadish on their wed...

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Creators:
Lewen, Si
Dates:
1962-1964
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((4 v. on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lewesi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three photograph albums of Lewen's paintings and collages exhibited at The Museum of the George Peabody College for Teachers, Nashville, Tenn. (1962); The Hudson River Museum, Yonkers, N.Y. (1963); and Miami University, Oxford, Ohio (1964). An album entitled "A Journey" contains photographs of 72 drawings (1964).

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Creators:
Wescher, Paul, 1894-
Wescher, Mary
Dates:
1920-1976
bulk 1949-1976
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wescpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; family and personal correspondence, with letters from Julie and Man Ray, William Valentiner, Wolfgang Paalen, Dorothy Miller, and others; published and unpublished writings on art and poetry; printed material; photographs of the Weschers (two by Dina Woelffer), Benny Goodman, Man Ray, Valentiner, and others, including a photograp...

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