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Creators:
Wimar, Carl, 1828-1862
Dates:
1857-1859
Size:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wimacarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

8 letters from Wimar to an unknown person, written from St. Louis, Sioux City, and Quincy, Illinois.

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Creators:
Rubin, David S., 1949-
Dates:
1960-2017
Size:
23 Linear feet
57.68 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.rubidavi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of curator and art critic David S. Rubin measure 23 linear feet and 57.68 gigabytes and date from 1960 to 2017. The papers are comprised of biographical materials, interviews, correspondence, writing projects and notes, artists' files, exhibition files, professional files, subject and research files, printed materials, and photographic materials documenting Rubin's work in California, Arizona, and other locations throughout the United States.

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Creators:
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:
De Knight, Avel, 1921-1995
Dates:
1947-2003
bulk 1957-1968
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.deknavel
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Avel de Knight papers measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1947 to 2003 with the bulk of the collection dating from 1957 to 1968. The collection includes professional files, writings, printed material, and photographic material.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Anacostia Community Museum
Dates:
1995-10-15 - 1996-03-03
Size:
# linear feet (# boxes)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-017
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

A collaborative exhibit between the Anacostia Museum and the Octagon Museum that tells the story of the early years of the District of Columbia, the people, and their communities. The exhibition was held between the two museums from October 15, 1995 to March 3, 1996 and curated by Kym S. Rice. These records document the planning, organizing, execution, and promotion of the exhibition. Materials include correspondence, research files, exhibit scripts, administrative records, brochures, press coverage, artifact lists, education packets, loan agreements, and catalogues.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Traveling Exhibition Service
Dates:
1983
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (1 box)
Collection ID:
ACMA.03-002
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

This show featured 36 portraits--27 oil paintings and 9 color photo reproductions--selected from the Harmon Foundation collection, from the National Portrait Gallery, as well as biographical information and memorabilia. Likenesses of blacks who made significant contributions in the fields of civil rights, law, education, medicine, the military, and the arts are on display. Included are Marian Anderson, Joe Lewis, W.E.B. duBois, Thurgood Marshall, George Washington Carver, Charles Drew, William Ayres Campbell, and Richard Barthe. It was exhibited at the Anacostia Neigborhood Museum from April 17, 1983 to August 21, 1983.

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Creators:
Green, Eleanor, 1929-
Dates:
1967-1968
Size:
8 Items ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.greeelea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Barnett Newman's letter to Herman Warner Williams and seven letters to Green from Mark Di Suvero, Gerald Nordland, and Clyfford Still discuss the progress and exhibition of their work.

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Creators:
Friis-Hansen, Dana, 1961-
Dates:
1950-1983
Size:
200 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.friidana
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers by and about Forrest Bess, including: copies of letters, 1963-1980; exhibition catalogs, 1962-1981; copies of clippings, 1950-1983; and press releases, 1981.

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Creators:
Pearis, Ella B. Howard. interviewee
Dates:
1986
Size:
(Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9540
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Creators:
Lenders, Emil William, 1864?-1934
Dates:
1890-1920
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 500 items (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.lendemil
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A catalog of the Lenders's collection of American Indian objects; copies of sketchbooks of Indian artifacts and cattle brands; 8 letters from J.G. Braecklein, 1924, and other correspondence; material regarding Buffalo Bill Cody's Wild West Show; writings and notes; and miscellany.

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