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Creators:
Samson, Hugh
Dates:
1989
Size:
3 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.samshugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Hugh Samson to Clyde Hart regarding sculptor Augusta Savage, written in response to Hart's query in the New York Times for information for a proposed biography on Savage (never realized). Samson recalls his friendship with Savage in New York in the late 1930s; her experiences as a black woman artist and the racism she encountered; her ...

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Creators:
Haines, Reuben, 1786-1831
Dates:
1824-1840
Size:
27 Items ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.hainreub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, legal documents, and account book pages.

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Creators:
Parkinson, Elizabeth Bliss, 1907-2001
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1978 Jan. 3
Size:
51 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.parkin78
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Elizabeth Bliss Parkinson conducted 1978 Jan. 3, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Aldrich, Larry
Dates:
1949-1973
Size:
630 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.aldrlarr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1953-1973, with the Museum of Modern Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art regarding, among other topics, purchase funds established for each museum by the Larry L. Aldrich Foundation, Inc., including lists of works of art approved for acquisition, and invoices; correspondence regarding Aldrich's private collection, including p...

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Nathaniel Saltonstall Arts Fund
Dates:
1968-1975
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nathsalt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Minutes of a meeting of the trustees of the Saltonstall Arts Fund; letters and memorandums relating to the sale of works from the Saltonstall collection; lists of works in the collection and appraisals; a "Memorial Exhibition" catalog; an estate auction catalog; and photocopies of clippings about Saltonstall.

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Cret, Paul Philippe, 1876-1945
Bryant and Detwiler Co.
Dates:
1919-1931
Size:
2 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.cretpaul
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to Cret's position as architect of the Detroit Art Institute. Included are correspondence with Clyde H. Burroughs and Ralph H. Booth of the Detroit Arts Commission, architect Albert Kahn, art historian William H. Valentiner, and builders Bryant and Detwiler Co.; and design and construction files, 1920-1929, containing construction p...

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Stillman, James, 1850-1918
Dates:
1882-1898
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.stiljame
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The James Stillman letters relating to Homer Dodge Martin measures 0.2 linear feet and consists of 28 letters and 2 pencil sketches dating from 1882-1898. Primarily from late-19th century painter Homer Dodge Martin and his wife, Elizabeth, to art patron and banker, James Stillman, the letters discuss consignment, exhibition and sale of Martin's artwork, his experiences painting while living in France, his financial struggles, and his physical and mental condition. Two pencil sketches by Martin are accompanied by a note dated 1884. Also found are 2 letters from Martin to Mr. Van Loon discussing payment for paintings and 2 letters to Stillman from Bancel La Farge concerning Stillman's purchase of a La Farge watercolor.

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First National Bank of Fort Worth (Fort Worth, Tex.)
Dates:
1971-1978
Size:
3 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.fortwort
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, printed material, photographs, and receipts.

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First National Bank of Fort Worth (Fort Worth, Tex.)
Dates:
1954-1968
Size:
128 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.firsnati
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A file containing correspondence, photographs and publicity material relating to the Isamu Noguchi sculpture commissioned for the bank's plaza; a file of publicity material about the bank's commissioning Christmas paintings from Texas artists, including Kelly Fearing and Dickson Reeder; and a scrapbook of clippings on the Bror Utter paintings commi...

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Creators:
Zilczer, Judith
Dates:
1975-2003
Size:
8 cu. ft. (8 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 04-028
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials documenting the research and correspondence of Judith Zilczer. Zilczer was employed by the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden in various capacities from 1974-2003, ultimately serving as Curator of Paintings from 1992-2003. The research and correspondence primarily concerns modern art, artists, and c...

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