Kahn Family Film Collection
A collection of films shot by Harry B. Bergman documenting Bergman's New York City, New York construction firm Godwin Construction Company. Films document construction of landmark buildings such as The Chrysler Building, New York Port Authority and others. Films also document company "beefsteaks", and Bergman's numerous vacations and pursuits.
Milton Wolf Brown papers
The papers of art historian and educator Milton Wolf Brown date from 1908 to 1998 and measure 26.0 linear feet and 0.225 GB. The collection documents Brown's career through scattered biographical material, correspondence with friends, publishers, colleagues, artists, museums, and art organizations, travel journals, files for the Prendergast Catalogue Raisonne Project, exhibition, research, teaching, and organization files, printed and digital material, and scattered photographs. A large portion of this collection consists of writings by Brown including notebooks, draft writings for books and other publications, lectures, and his writings as a student.
Oral history interview with Paul Burlin
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
65 Pages (Transcript)
Interview of Paul Burlin, conducted on December 5-6, 1962, by Dorothy Gees Seckler, for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
John and Anne Hansen films
Hansen, John V., 1880-1955
Travel film taken by John and Anne V. Hansen in the U.S, Europe and Egypt. Collection also includes slides, still photographs, family photo albums, correspondences travel diaries, awards and certificates, and newspaper and magazine articles. Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect …
Louis Rhead letter
To "Marrion" (?), mentioning Rhead's work on "Robinson Crusoe," a request by Mr. Blackmore for a drawing "to Lorna Doone," Rhead's travel plans, and "Steve's wedding."
Oral history interview with Pat Steir
Richards, Judith Olch
An interview of Pat Steir conducted 2008 March 1-2, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art, at Steir's home, in New York, N.Y.
Oral history interview with John Rewald
Interview of John Rewald conducted 1972 Nov. 16-1973 Feb. 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Rewald speaks of his youth in Germany; the development of his interest in art; his education; beginning his writing career; traveling through Europe; the beginnings of his interest in Cezanne; coming to the U.S …
Charles Sarka papers
Biographical information; photographs; sketches; catalogs; printed materials; and a diary.
Oral history interview with Abraham Walkowitz
Cowdrey, Mary Bartlett, 1910-1974
An interview of Abraham Walkowitz conducted by Abram Lerner and Mary Bartlett Cowdrey for the Archives of American Art.
Oral history interview with Ben Heller
54 Pages (Transcript)
An interview of Ben Heller conducted 1973 Jan. 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Heller speaks of his youth and education in New York; his early interest in music and literature; starting his painting and sculpture collection; the relationship between artists and collectors; art movements and the impact …