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Creators:
Jefferson, Jack, 1921-2000
Dates:
1960-1999
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.jeffjack
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The collection includes some professional letters; slides, transparencies, and negatives of artwork; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and printed material including magazines and newspaper articles.

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Creators:
Beggs, Thomas M.
Dates:
1947-1960
Size:
40 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.beggthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artist files accumulated by Beggs, while Director of the National Collection of Fine Arts, containing correspondence with George Barker, Otto Walter Beck, Samuel Bookatz, Alfred Jonniaux, and Andrew Wyeth.

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Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964
Custom Craft
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)
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Dates:
1888-1993
Size:
106 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0618.S01
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The Scurlock photographic studio was a fixture in the Shaw area of Washington, DC from 1911 to 1994, and encompassed two generations of photographers, Addison N. Scurlock (1883-1964) and his sons George H. (1920- 2005) and Robert S. (1916-1994). Series 1 primarily consists of black and white photographs, but also includes job envelopes, order forms, correspondence, notes, and other photographic materials such as negatives. An overview to the entire Scurlock collection is available here: Scurlock Studio Records.

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Creators:
Palmer, William, 1906-1987
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1980 Aug. 5-1981 Aug. 22
Size:
95 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.palmer80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of William C. Palmer conducted 1980 Aug. 5-1981 Aug. 22, by Robert F. Brown, for the Archives of American Art. Palmer speaks of his training at the Art Students League during the 1920s; his study of fresco painting in France; his exhibitions at Midtown Galleries since 1932; his WPA murals in New York City and Washington, D.C.; and his ...

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Delaplaine, Joseph, 1777-1824
Dates:
1819 Dec. 21
Size:
1 Page
Collection ID:
AAA.delajose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Delaplaine to Ezra C. Gross in the House of Representatives, "soliciting the honour of your portrait" for Delaplaine's "Gallery of portraits." Delaplaine comments on his gallery, suggests [Charles Bird] King as a possible portraitist, and offers to pay half of King's fee.

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Creators:
Colen, Arthur W.
Dates:
1940-1945
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((30 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.colearth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, newsclippings, and miscellaneous items pertaining to the personal and business relationship between Arthur Colen and Albert Barnes. The collection documents the onset of their relationship, first as dog aficionados, followed by a business arrangement granting Colen permission to photograph works in the Barnes Collection. Later corre...

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Creators:
Goodyear, Rosalie
Dates:
1929-1965
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.goodrosa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers concerning Goodyear's interest in painter and friend Arthur C. Goodwin, including her biography of Goodwin, her efforts to promote his work, and her involvement in his estate.

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Creators:
Whorf, John, 1903-1959
Dates:
[ca. 1880-1961]
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.whorjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; photographs; sketches and pages from a sketchbook; drawings; certificates; notes; a book; and clippings.

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Creators:
Singer, Clyde, 1908-
Dates:
1947-1969
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.singclyd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

106 letters from Emerson Burkhardt to Singer in which Burkhardt discusses his views on modern art, Americans' attitudes toward the fine arts, New York art galleries and critics, the social system in America, and his painting in general. In addition there are several letters to Singer from John Barsotti, an artist and friend of Burkhardt, Roger Banh...

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Creators:
Worman, Eugene C.
Dates:
1835-1995
Size:
4.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wormeuge
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Eugene C. Worman research material on William H. Bartlett measures 4.1 linear feet and dates from 1835-1995. The collection reflects Worman's interest in Bartlett's career as an illustrator, and includes material on Bartlett's work and travels, his publisher, George C. Virtue, and the museums and institutions in which his artwork is represented. Records include biographical material, correspondence, notes, writings, articles, printed material, reproductions, photographs, slides, and transparencies.

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