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Creators:
Patch, Margaret Merwin, 1894-1987
Dates:
1885-1986
Size:
10.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.patcmarg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of arts administrator Margaret Merwin Patch measure 10.9 linear feet and date from 1885 to 1986. The bulk of the collection consists of material from Patch's involvement with the American Craftsmen's Council and the formation and administration of the World Crafts Council. Also found are scattered biographical materials from Patch and the Merwin and Patch families; correspondence; three diaries; writings and notes by Patch and by others; subject files regarding various other organizations and activities with which Patch was involved; printed material, and photographs.

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Creators:
Stewart, T. D. (Thomas Dale), 1901-1997
Dates:
January 11, 1978
Size:
3 sound tape reels (analog, 7 1/2 ips, 7 in.)
Collection ID:
NAA.MS7121
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

A talk at one of the regular colloquia of the Department of Anthropology. Recollections include references to Henry B. Collins, Walter Hough, Ales Hrdlicka, and others.Two original reels, #1 and #2, and one reel use copy.

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Dates:
circa 1929, 1936, 1955
Size:
8 Copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.86-43
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs made on the 1936 expedition to Prince of Wales Island, Alaska, and at Southampton Island, Canada in 1954 or 1955. They include images of Henry Bascom Collins and others gathering bone and botanical specimens and travelling in a umiak. The collection was gathered for use by the Smithsonian National Associates' tour of Alaska in 1981, whi...

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Creators:
Panofsky, Erwin, 1892-1968
Dates:
1930-1960
Size:
8 Items ((microfilmed on one reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.panoerwl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Erwin Panofsky to art historians Wolfgang Stechow (1930-1931) and Lili Fröhlich-Bum (1931); and to art librarian at the Brooklyn Museum, William B. Walker (1960). The letters to Stechow were written as Stechow was preparing a review of Panofsky's book, Hercules am Scheidewege und andere anitike Bildstoffe inder neueren Kunst, and provi...

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Creators:
Edwards, Park
Dates:
[ca. 1914]-1954
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.edwapark
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Howard Stratton, Director of the Pennsylvania Museum School of Industrial Art, regarding projects, exhibits, and articles, and from Raymond Pitcairn, regarding Edwards' work at Bryn Athyn; and a scrapbook documenting Edwards' career containing clippings, writings, sketches, leaflets, photographs of completed works and of Samuel Yellin'...

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Creators:
Keene, Paul F., Jr., 1920-2009
Pacini, Marina
Dates:
1990 Apr. 23
Size:
3 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
152 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.keene90
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Paul Keene conducted 1990 Apr. 23, by Marina Pacini, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
June 25-July 6, 1986
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1986
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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Creators:
Georgia Museum of Art
Dates:
undated
Size:
1 Videocassettes (U-matic) (Master (30 min.), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
1 Videocassettes (VHS) (Reference copy (30 min.), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
1 DVD (Reference copy (30 min.), digital)
Collection ID:
AAA.geormusa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A video interview of Alice Neel conducted October 1975 in Athens, Georgia, for University of Georgia Television station WGTV's "Forum" program on the occasion of Neel's retrospective exhibition at the University of Georgia, Georgia Museum of Art. Moderating is Bill Hale. Also present is the Museum's director William D. Paul, Jr.

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Creators:
Clarke, Thomas B. (Thomas Benedict), 1848-1931
Dates:
1893-1897
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.clartbhm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Thomas B. Clarke letters from or about Homer Dodge Martin measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1893-1897. Twenty-two letters from Martin to art collector and patron Thomas B. Clarke, document Martin's work, his financial struggles, and his physical and mental condition in the last 5 years of his life. Additional letters to and from others further illuminate Martin's relationship with Clarke and provide insight into his financial affairs and the increasingly favorable market for the painter's work just prior to and following his death in 1897.

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Creators:
Brackett, Edward Augustus, 1818-1908
Dates:
circa 1845
Size:
1 Volume
Collection ID:
AAA.decrfa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notebook of painting instructions presented to E[dward] A[ugustus] Brackett by his sculptor friend, Durivage, signed and dated "Boston, November 10, 1845." The notes pertain to such topics as drawing from nature, perspective, shadows, head and figure painting, and proportions of figures. Sketches of the primary palette and of the head are also incl...

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