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Creators:
Duckworth, Ruth, 1919-2009
Trapp, Kenneth R.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2001 April 27
Size:
67 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.duckwo01
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ruth Duckworth conducted 2001 April 27, by Kenneth R. Trapp, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the studios of Smithsonian Productions, Washington, D.C.

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Creators:
Moldawer, Marc, 1922-2007
Dates:
1951-1973
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.moldmarc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; lists of paintings; printed material; photographs of works of art; and slides.

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Creators:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Dates:
circa 1963-1964
Size:
14 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters (1963-1964) from Forrest Bess to L.E. and Patricia Cooke, concerning a Bess painting they posessed, Carl Jung, and the reactions of the unconscious to Bess' works, accompanied by slides of two paintings.

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National Museum of American Art and Portrait Gallery. Library
Dates:
1916, 1922, 1929-1930, 1946-1984
Size:
6.58 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 463
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the opening of the National Collection of Fine Arts and the National Portrait Gallery in the Patent Office Building in 1968. Included are press kits; photographs; development files; pamphlets of the opening; catalogs from the Henry Ward Ranger exhibition, 1929-1930; an annotated copy of Catalog of Collections, volum...

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Creators:
Brimmer, Martin, 1829-1896
Dates:
1880-1896
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((45 items on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.brimmart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily letters written by Brimmer to Sarah Wyman Whitman, written from London, Paris, Rome, and elsewhere, and referring to the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, and to contemporary artists such as George Fuller, John LaFarge, William Morris Hunt, John Singer Sargent, and James A. McNeill Whistler. In addition, there are letters from Henry Lee Higgin...

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Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
circa 1977-1978
Size:
15.25 Linear feet (26 boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-039
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition on history of the Anacostia neighborhood of Washington, D. C. The show was organized by the Anacostia Neighborhood Museum and held there from March of 1977 to March 1978. Louise Daniel Hutchinson served as curator. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit script, administrative records, brochures, posters, press coverage, education packets, loan agreements, floor plans, and catalogues.

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Creators:
Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1996
Size:
1 Linear foot (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-042
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

An exhibition exploring the stories and the histories of objects and artifacts in the museum's collection. Organized by the Anacostia Museum and held there April 28, 1996 through August 12, 1996. The show featured photographs, documents, paintings, and historical and cultural objects form the museum's collection.

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Creators:
Lowney, Bruce, 1937-
Dates:
1972-1983
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.lownbruc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; exhibition announcements and catalogs; clippings; a photograph of Lowney and 5 of his lithographs.

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Creators:
Snowden, Sylvia
Dates:
1947-2017
Size:
1.7 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.snowsylv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of abstract painter Sylvia Snowden measure 1.7 linear feet and date from 1947-2017. Included are biographical information; correspondence with curators, artists and collectors; exhibition files; sales and invoices; and printed material. A portion of the collection contains electronic media and audio visual recordings on VHS.

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Creators:
West, E. Gordon, 1933-
Dates:
1961-1983
Size:
1 Item (microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.weste
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material, including clippings, brochures announcing West's work, exhibition announcements and catalogs; an award certificate and a certificate of acceptance.

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