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Dates:
circa 1970
Size:
124 Photographic prints ((1 box), black and white, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1995-016
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Ed Brennan of African art objects collected by Gaston T. deHavenon from 1950 through 1970. The art objects were displayed in a loan exhibit held at the opening of the museum's enlarged galleries, 1971. The photographs were published in a one volume catalog entitled, The deHavenon Collection," by the Museum of African Art (now National Museum of African Art) and printed by S.D. Scott Printing Co., Inc., 1971.

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Creators:
Balink, Henry C., 1882-1963
Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1915-1983
Size:
70 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.balihenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A photograph of Balink in his studio; a photograph of Balink with his classmates at the Royal Academy in Amsterdam, Holland, 1909; 4 greeting cards printed from original drawings and an etching by Balink; a photocopy of a letter, 1915, to Balink from the Metropolitan Museum of Art about a possible job copying ancient works of art in the Museum's De...

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Modern Artist Speaks (1948 : Museum of Modern Art, New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1948 May 5
Size:
4 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.modearti
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescripts of speeches by Paul Burlin, Stuart Davis, Adolph Gottlieb, George L. K. Morris, and James Johnson Sweeney, delivered at a forum, "The Modern Artist Speaks," held at the Museum of Modern Art on May 5, 1948. In addition to a typescript of all five speeches, preliminary drafts with handwritten corrections are included of Burlin, Davis and ...

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Creators:
Texas Fine Arts Association
Dates:
1911-1980
Size:
6 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.texafine
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Constitution, by-laws and resolutions; minutes and reports; membership lists; guest registers; correspondence; photographs; financial and legal records; artists' files; 8 scrapbooks containing letters, photographs, catalogs, announcements and clippings; and printed material.

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National Portrait Gallery (Smithsonian Institution). Office of the Deputy Director
Dates:
1985-1993
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-156
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of files dating from 1986 through 1993 that were assembled by Carolyn Kinder Carr, first as Assistant Director for Collections, then as Deputy Director of the National Portrait Gallery (NPG), when she served as co-organizer of the exhibition, Revisiting the White City: American Art at the 1893 World's Fai...

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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Community Life
Dates:
1971-1989
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-163
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the planning for and installation of the exhibition A Nation of Nations, which opened at the National Museum of History and Technology in 1976. Materials include the correspondence, memoranda, and notes of Carl H. Scheele and Richard E. Ahlborn, Co-chairmen of the exhibition; and Ellen Rone...

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Creators:
Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964
Taylor, Francis Henry, 1903-1957
Dates:
1940
Size:
11 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.davistuc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter, May 19, 1940, from Davis to Francis Henry Taylor, Director of the Metropolitan Museum of Art. Davis writes that the "rejection of my work by the acquisitions committee of your museum, followed by Mr. Wehle's explanation of the reason for that rejection, was merely indicative of the fact that work in the style of mine is not usual here." He ...

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Creators:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
1958-1959
Size:
12 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.musemaes
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Eero Saarinen and Associates regarding "Architecture and Imagery - Four New Buildings," in which Saarinen's design for the TWA building was exhibited, 1959. Correspondents include Saarinen and his wife, Aline, Arthur Drexler and Wilder Green of MOMA, and William H. Gardner, on Saarinen's staff.

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Creators:
Yonkers Art Association
Dates:
1920-1966
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.yonkart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition announcements and catalogs, a 25th anniversary program, 1940, an inventory of early Yonkers material in the Hudson River Museum (Yonkers Museum of Science and Arts), clippings, and the Yonkers Historical Bulletin.

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Creators:
Oakland Museum
Dates:
1936-1963
Size:
8 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.oaklmuse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are: "The French in California, 1850-1950"; annual report, 1955, and a catalog of the picture collections of the Society of California Pioneers; a brief resume of the career of Ernest Narjot; "Charles Christian Nahl," by Eugen Neuhaus, 1936; "California Centennials Exhibition of Art" at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1949; "Harry Ra...

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