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Creators:
Gallatin, A. E. (Albert Eugene), 1881-1952
Dates:
1898-1951
Size:
3 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.galla
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to Gallatin's art collection, the Museum of Living Art, and other museums and activities.

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Creators:
Battcock, Gregory, 1937-
Dates:
1952-circa 1980
Size:
10.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.battgreg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York art critic, writer, educator, and painter, Gregory Battcock, measure 10.6 linear feet and date from 1952 to circa 1980. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, published and unpublished writings, artists' files, personal business records, printed materials, scrapbooks, photographic materials, and artifacts that detail his involvement in both the mainstream and fringe art scenes of the 1970s.

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Creators:
Smithson, Robert
Dates:
1960-1963
Size:
21 Items ((microfilmed on partial reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitrobe2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photocopies of letters to George Lester, owner of the George Lester Gallery in Rome, Italy. Smithson discusses paintings and other work he is sending to the gallery, art related news and other topics. Two of the letters are illustrated. Enclosures include one unsigned poem, a short biography of Smithson, lists of Smithson's paintings, and photograp...

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Creators:
Guggenheimer, Richard H. (Richard Henry), 1906-1977
Dates:
1925-1974
Size:
5 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.guggrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

UNMICROFILMED: Letters; writings, including articles, notes, and manuscripts of "New Dimensions of Destiny," "Sight and Insight," "Creative Vision," and others; diaries; sketchbooks; photographs; and printed material.

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Creators:
Britton, James, 1878-1936
Dates:
circa 1905-1984
bulk 1905-1935
Size:
4.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.britjame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and writer James Britton measure 4.3 linear feet and date from circa 1905-1984, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1905-1935. The bulk of the papers consist of 49 diaries dating from 1918-1935, plus notebooks of diary excerpts, that chronicle Britton's daily activities and include lists, illustrations, and drafts of correspondence. Additional papers include biographical information compiled by the Britton family; scattered business and financial records; correspondence, including copies of Britton's letters to the editors of the Hartford Courant and the Hartford Times; additional writings and notes that include drafts and manuscripts of an autobiography, drafts of articles for his publication Art Opus, and other writings; sketches and a woodcut print; printed materials, including clippings of his published writings for Art Review International, Book Notes, and Opus; and one photograph of Britton and of works of art. There is a 1.4 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated 2020 that includes correspondence, writings by Britton about art, printed material (some annotated ), lists of works of art by Britton and others, and sketches by Britton.

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Creators:
Callahan, Harry M.
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1974 May 2
Size:
55 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cage74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Cage conducted 1974 May 2, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Levitt, Alfred H. (Alfred Hofmann), 1894-2000
Dates:
1920-1984
Size:
0.8 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.levialfr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1920-1984; biographical material, business records, 1951-1959, includes receipts for watercolors exhibited at New York museums and galleries, and a project proposal for a series of lectures on cave art; writings, ca. 1917-1971, includes poems by Levitt, two proposals for a Greenwich Village Cultural Center, an article for a new art ...

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Creators:
Tafel, Edgar
Rifkind, Carole
Dates:
1990 May 16-July 24
Size:
128 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.tafel90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edgar Tafel conducted 1990 May 16-July 24, by Carol Rifkind, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Greer, Frances, d. 1978
Greer, Mary Virginia, b. 1889
Dates:
1913-1982
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((100 items on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.greefran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to Frances and Mary Greer from Grandma Moses (Anna Mary Robertson Moses), and later letters from daughters-in-law, Mary, and Dorothy Moses; correspondence between Frances Greer and writer Allen H. Eaton regarding Grandma Moses; photographs; newspaper and magazine clippings, and other printed material.

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Creators:
Adler, Samuel, 1898-
Dates:
1902-1979
Size:
2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.adlesamu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, writings, art works, scrapbooks, phtoographs, sound records, and printed material reflect Adler's career as a painter and teacher.

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