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Creators:
Calfee, William H. (William Howard), 1909-1995
Dates:
1937-1982
Size:
650 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.calfwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, undated and 1966-1982, mostly letters from friends, including Jack Tworkov, Karel Yasko, and others; photographs of Calfee's studio, of his work, of his designs for a Harrisonburg, Virginia WPA mural, and of paintings by Mary Orwen; notebooks, poetry and essays on numerous subjects, 1954-1981, some with illustrations; an illustrated...

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Creators:
Kemeys, Edward, 1843-1907
Dates:
1896-1901
Size:
12 Items ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.kemeedwa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Twelve letters (1896-1901) written by Kemeys family members to Edith Hibbard describe family events, art-related activities, and travels. Eleven letters were written by Edward Kemeys; three contain poems. One letter is a handwritten certificate declaring Hibbard a member in Kemeys' school of sculpture. One letter by Emily Kemeys discusses her uncle...

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Creators:
Swartz, Beth Ames, 1936-
Dates:
1970-1984
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.swarbeth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; a copy of a letter, 1983, from Swartz to John Perreault in which she discusses her work and her recent travels to sacred Indian healing sites in the Southwest and to the cave Font-de-Gaume in France; printed material; a masters thesis, BETH AMES SWARTZ' STYLISTIC DEVELOPMENT, 1960-1980, written by Mary Lou Reed, Arizona State Uni...

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Creators:
Tanning, Dorothea, 1910-2012
Shikler, Barbara
Dates:
1990 July 11-November 5
Size:
191 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.tannin90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dorothea Tanning conducted 1990 July 11-November 5, by Barbara Shikler, for the Archives of American Art. Tanning discusses life in Illinois, New York, Arizona, and France. She recalls artists Max Ernst, Andre Breton, Julien Levy, George Balanchine, Yves Tanguy, and Kay Sage.

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Creators:
De Knight, Avel, 1921-1995
Ghent, Henri, 1926-
Dates:
1968 July 22
Size:
43 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.deknig68
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Avel De Knight conducted 1968, by Henri Ghent, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Wilmeth, Roscoe
Van Valkenburgh, Richard F.
Dates:
1953-1961
Size:
0.75 Linear feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NAA.2017-17
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection includes correspondence between Roscoe Wilmeth and various people regarding archaeological work for Navajo land claims, and diaries from the years he was carrying out this work. The bulk of the letters are with Richard F. Van Valkenburgh who oversaw Wilmeth's work.

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Dates:
1902
Size:
2 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R76-139
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting the International Congress of Americanists at Fort Ancient, Ohio. One photograph includes identifications of those pictured.

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Dates:
undated
Size:
40 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.66A
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection consists of enlargements that were made as part of a United States National Museum exhibit on Latin American archeology (opened in 1954). It includes photographs made at Machu Picchu, Ollantaytambo, Tiahuanaco, Cuzco, Sacahuaman, Urcos, Viru Valley, and Pachacamac. Photograpers include anthropologists Harry S. Tschopik, Jr., Clifford...

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Creators:
MacCurdy, George Grant, 1863-1947
Dates:
undated
Size:
100 Prints (circa, silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.77-31
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting Peruvian human skeletal remains, mostly skulls, possibly from the Bingham Expedition.

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Creators:
J. Lajournade studio
Dates:
1960
Size:
6 Prints (silver gelatin)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.134C
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs of attendees at a meeting of the International Congress of Americanists in Paris, 1960. The photographs are of Henry B. Collins and his wife, Betty J. Meggers, Clifford Evans, Chester S. Chard and his wife, and Marius Barbeau.

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