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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Curatorial Office
Dates:
1989-1999
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 01-101
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the Curatorial Office's interactions with art scholars, dealers, the general public, artists, other museums, and Smithsonian offices. Materials include general correspondence and memoranda.

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Creators:
Kasmire, David
Dates:
1949-1968
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kasmdavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters to David Kasmire from Hubert Crehan, Sonia Gechtoff, George McNeil, Wilfred Zogbaum describing the art scenes and the people involved in New York City and San Francisco between 1949 and 1968, including John Bolles, Herman Cherry, Ethel Gechtoff (Etya), Louise Nevelson Clay Edgar Spohn and others; a letter from Bernard Berenson to "Preston,"...

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Creators:
Rees, Mary Ellen
Dates:
1953-1963
Size:
2 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.reesmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two mimeographed copies of letters pertaining to Joseph Henry Sharp: a letter from Edgar Breitenbach, Chief of the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress, in response to a question from Mary Ellen Rees about a print by J.H. Sharp; and a letter from Stanley L. Lucas, a collector, to J.H. Sharp inquiring about an etching plate of ...

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Creators:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
Dates:
2012-2017
Collection ID:
Accession 17-110
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of several websites and social media accounts documenting the promotion and marketing of the National Museum and African American History and Culture (NMAAHC) which opened to the public on September 24, 2016. NMAAHC's primary website was crawled on August 26 (twice) and 28, September 16, 22, 23 (twice), 24 (three times...

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Creators:
National Museum of African Art. Office of the Director
Dates:
1979-2004
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-013
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of information relating to the National Museum of African Art (NMAfA) Commission meetings and its members. Materials include correspondence, memoranda, agendas, meeting minutes, brochures, color photographs, black and white photographs, and obituaries.

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Creators:
Conger, William
Dates:
1950-2018
Size:
6.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.congwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The william Conger papers measure 6.5 linear feet and date from 1950-2018. Included are correspondence, writings, exhibition and loan files, project files, financial and legal records, photographs, works of art, and printed material and an audio cassette recording regarding William Conger's career as a painter and detailing his business dealings an...

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Creators:
Cooke, Weldon B., 1884-1914
Dates:
1911-1948
bulk 1911-1914
Size:
0.45 Cubic feet ((1 legal document box))
Collection ID:
NASM.1998.0001
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

The Weldon B. Cooke Collection consists of newspaper articles and photographs relating to Cooke and the various aircraft he built or flew, including the Diamond, Wiseman-Cook, Sandusky Tractor, and Aeromaid aircraft. There are also severala few broadsides from events Cooke participated in, along with a program and ticket from the "3rd International Aviation Meet, 1912."

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Creators:
Castano Galleries (Boston, Mass.)
Dates:
1907-1983
Size:
30 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.castgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

20 feet, chiefly gallery records and some personal papers of gallery owner, Giovanni (John) Castano, including correspondence, legal material, subject files, notes, writings, financial material, photographs, a scrapbook, and printed material.

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Creators:
Cornell, Joseph
Dates:
1750-1980, bulk 1930-1972
Size:
196.8 Linear feet
186 nitrate negatives
Collection ID:
SAAM.JCSC.1
Repository:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Research and Scholars Center

The Joseph Cornell Study Center collection measures 196.8 linear feet and dates from 1750 to 1980, with the bulk of the material dating from 1930 to 1972. Documenting the artistic career and personal life of assemblage artist Joseph Cornell (1903-1972), the collection is primarily made up of two- and three-dimensional source material, the contents of the artists' studio, his record album collection, and his book collection and personal library. The collection also includes diaries and notes, financial and estate papers, exhibition materials, collected artifacts and ephemera, photographs, correspondence, and the papers of Robert Cornell (1910-1965) and Helen Storms Cornell (1882-1966), the artist's brother and mother.

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Creators:
Basie, Count, 1904-
Smith, Ernie
Webster, Ben
Armstrong, Louis, 1901-1971
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Dates:
1894-1979
Size:
30 Cubic feet (352 film reels , 16 mm)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0491
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

More than 300 reels of 16mm black and white and color film, silent and sound, fiction and documentary motion picture film documenting jazz and related musical performances, social and popular dance styles and performances, jazz musicians, performance locales, and documentation of African-American popular culture. A list of featured performers in the collection is shown below. The films are frequently compilations produced by Smith for lectures.

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