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Creators:
Somerson, Rosanne, 1954-
Michie, Thomas S.
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2006 August 7 and 2007 June 22
Size:
61 Pages (Transcripts)
Collection ID:
AAA.somers06
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Rosanne Somerson conducted 2006 August 7-2007 June 22, by Thomas Michie, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at the Rhode Island School of Design, in Providence, Rhode Island. In part one of this interview, Somerson speaks of growing up outside of Phil...

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Creators:
Corcoran Gallery of Art
Dates:
1911-1928, unknown
Size:
0.16 Cubic feet (Flat box, Drop front, tan, 15 in. x 12 in. x 1.5 in.)
Collection ID:
FSA.A2018.08
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

This collection consists of eight black and white photographic copy prints, made by Palm Press in 1987, depicting people and scenes throughout Asia, by photographers including Joseph Rock, Tamotsu Enami, Frederick Wulsin, Frederick Simpich, Wiele and Klein, and R. Senz and Company. The prints were originally a gift of the Eastman Kodak Company to t...

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Dates:
between 1958-1972
Size:
178 slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2003-003
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Allan L. Pitcher, a Foreign Service officer working and traveling in Nigeria, Cameroon, Liberia, Ghana and Upper Volta. Images include individual and group portraits of men, women and children, leaders and village elders. There are numerous images of markets to include close-ups of market stalls and street views. Also included are images of rites, ceremonies and various dance performances in Liberia, among the boys about to enter the initiation camp, women of Sande society and dances performed in conjunction with government ceremonies. Another focus of the photography are industry and economic activities. Slides show rubber production in Firestone Rubber plantation (Liberia), mining and dam construction. Among the most important images are architectural shots, which include African residences as well as official buildings. Pitcher also photographed the Esso station with the screens by Adebisi Akanji and a shrine in Oshogbo.

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Creators:
Geary, Christraud M.
Dates:
1998
Size:
363 Slides (photographs) (1 binder, color, 35 mm.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1999-009
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Christraud M. Geary during a research trip to Mali and Senegal in 1998.

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Creators:
Vitone, Dylan
Dates:
ca. 2004-2007.
Size:
2 Cubic Feet
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1200
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

These photographs are archival inkjet prints from a body of work entitled the Pittsburgh Project.

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Creators:
Geary, Christraud M.
Dates:
1977
Size:
752 slides (photographs) (color)
Collection ID:
EEPA.2001-002
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Color slides taken by Dr. Christraud M. Geary of art objects in the Bamum Palace Museum in Foubam, Cameroon, in 1977.

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Creators:
Galembo, Phyllis
Dates:
1900s
Size:
140 Photographic Prints (contact prints (1 v.), black & white, 8 x 10 in.)
Collection ID:
EEPA.1985-012
Repository:
Eliot Elisofon Photographic Archives, National Museum of African Art

Photographs taken by Phyllis Galembo in Nigeria.

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Creators:
Harari, Hananiah, 1912-2000
Dates:
circa 1939-2000
Size:
12.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.harahana
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Hananiah Harari papers measure 12.8 linear feet and date from circa 1939-2000 and undated. Included is biographical information, correspondence, writings, subject files, exhibition and loan files, personal business records, photographs, works of art, audio visual material, and printed material relating to Harari's practice that ranged from fine...

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Creators:
Close, Chuck, 1940-
Lyon, Christopher
Dates:
2017 July 20
Size:
2 Items (sound files (1 hr., 34 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
19 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.close17
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Chuck Close conducted 2017 July 20, by Christopher Lyon, for the Archives of American Art, at Close's home and studio in Long Beach, New York.

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Creators:
Fiskin, Judy
Drohojowska-Philp, Hunter
Dates:
2009 Nov. 9-23
Size:
4 Items (Sound recording, master: 4 memory cards (3 hr., 13 min.), secure digital, 1.25 in.)
70 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.fiskin09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Judy Fiskin conducted 2009 Nov. 9 and 23, by Hunter Drohojowski-Philp, for the Archives of American Art, at Fiskin's home and studio, in Los Angeles, Calif.

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