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Creators:
Davis, Robert Tyler
Dates:
1918-1977 and undated
Size:
8.38 cu. ft. (7 record storage boxes) (2 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7439
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document Robert Tyler Davis' education and career, 1918-1977. The majority of the material is dated 1937- 1977. A fair amount of incoming correspondence illustrates Davis' personal life, and, to a lesser extent, his professional career. Of special note are letters from Davis' second wife, Janet, and journals kept during his t...

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Creators:
Fraser, Joseph T., Jr., 1898-1989
Likos, Patricia
Dates:
1979 Dec. 1-1980 Jan. 30
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
71 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.fraser79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Joseph T. Fraser conducted by Patricia Likos for the Archives of American Art. Fraser discusses his life and his career as director of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

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Creators:
Harithas, James
Levy, Sandra Curtis
Dates:
1979 Mar. 16-May 17
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 7 in.)
106 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.harith79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of James Harithas conducted 1979 Mar. 16- 1979 May 17, by Sandra Curtis Levy, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
McKinney, Roland J. (Roland Joseph), b. 1898
Dates:
1926-1955
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mckirola
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, including photographs, clippings, lists, notes, personal documents, writings, and printed material.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of the Director
Dates:
2000-2005
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 14-229
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of exhibition records related to George Washington: A National Treasure, a traveling exhibition of the Lansdowne portrait of George Washington painted by Gilbert Stuart in 1796. The traveling exhibition went to the following venues: The Museum of Fine Arts, Houston (February 15-June 16, 2002), Las Vegas Art Museum ...

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Creators:
Renwick Gallery
Dates:
1983-1984, 1992-1994, 1996-1999
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 10-138
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the general correspondence documenting the activities of the Renwick Gallery during the tenures of Lloyd E. Herman, Director, 1971-1986; Michael W. Monroe, Curator-in-Charge, 1986-1995; and Kenneth R. Trapp, Curator-in-Charge, 1995-2003. Materials include correspondence and memoranda.

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum
Dates:
2012
Collection ID:
Accession 13-164
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of a section of the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum website dedicated to Bill Moggridge, Director, 2010-2012, who died on September 8, 2012. The pages, crawled October 23, 2012, include details about his life and work; links to online tributes; and information about a memorial fund to be used to create exhibitions...

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Creators:
Jones, Louis C. (Louis Clark), 1908-1990
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1969 Aug. 19
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 7 in.)
37 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.jones69
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Louis Clark Jones conducted 1969 Aug. 19, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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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:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Research and Scholars Center
Dates:
1994-2005
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-205
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of correspondence, grant requests, agendas and meeting notes, press releases, reports and publicity pertaining to NMAA's [now known as the Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM)] participation in the national Museum Educational Site Licensing Project. Also included are materials related to the formation of AMICO and the...

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