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Creators:
National Museum of American History. Division of Photographic History
Dates:
circa 1883-1984
Size:
10 cu. ft. (10 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 529
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist mostly of curatorial and staff correspondence and memoranda documenting activities of the Division and its predecessors, especially during the tenures of Thomas W. Smillie, Alexander J. Wedderburn, and Eugene N. Ostroff. The records also include information on the Hall of Photography, organized by Ostroff; newspaper ...

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Creators:
Griffin, Rachael
Dates:
1900-1983
Size:
9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.grifrach
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, family, personal and business correspondence, 1919-1983, correspondence with Suzy Bradbury; photographs of Griffin; material on Timberline, Friends of Timberline, and Contemporary Crafts Association including committee reports, organizational bylaws, artists' correspondence, exhibition and publication files, ca. 1975-1983; fi...

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Creators:
Campbell, Louisa Dresser, 1907-1989
Dates:
1934-1935
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dresloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Carbon of the manuscript of a catalogue for an exhibition "Seventeenth Century Painting in New England," compiled and edited by Dresser for an exhibition held at the Worcester Art Museum in collaboration with the American Antiquarian Society, July-August 1934. Included are a report by Alan Burroughs on X-ray examination of the paintings on exhibit ...

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Creators:
Luck, Robert H., 1921-1993
Contemporary Arts Center (Cincinnati, Ohio)
American Federation of Arts
Dates:
1967
Size:
4 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.luckrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; exhibition materials; photographs; sketches; Christmas cards; biographical information; writings; and an audio cassette.

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Creators:
Peterson, Isabel
Dates:
1942-1980
Size:
0.7 Linear feet (ca. 600 items (on microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.peteisab
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Materials relating to the annual art exhibitions of paintings by U.S. merchant seamen, organized and directed by Peterson. Included are: a 4 page typescript carbon describing Peterson's involvement with the exhibitions; rough drafts of her curriculum vitae and her resume; correspondence with museum directors, government agencies, artists, John Tayl...

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Creators:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum. Department of Textiles
Dates:
1976-1991
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 539
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of departmental correspondence and office memoranda from 1976 to 1991. Files for 1984 and 1988 are missing. The records were created mostly by Milton Sonday and Gillian Moss, and concern subjects such as exhibition loans, textile scholarship, catalogs and publications, public inquiries, the donation and acquisition o...

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Creators:
Herman, Lloyd E.
Dates:
1961-2017
Size:
13.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hermlloy2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition and project files, correspondence, audio and VHS video recordings, writings, lectures, photographs, interviews and printed material regarding the work of museum curator, Lloyd Herman.

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Creators:
Wehle, Harry B. (Harry Brandeis), b. 1887
Dates:
1928-1953
Size:
59 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wehlharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters received regarding Wehle's monograph of Samuel Finley Breese Morse, 1932; correspondence with curators, museum directors and others; and an 11-page typescript "Six Years of Changes in Paintings Galleries at the Metropolitan Museum."

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Creators:
Scott, Sue (Sue A)
Dates:
1987-1988
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.scotsue
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from thirty artists to Sue Scott, Curator, Oklahoma Art Center, 1987-1988, concerning their work in the Westheimer Collection. This information was collected preparatory to an exhibition of the Westheimer Collection. Excerpts from the letters are used in exhibition catalog, a copy of which is included.

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Creators:
Tuchman, Maurice
Dates:
1985
Size:
11 Items (sound cassettes (270 p. transcript) + 1 cassette edited for educational tours)
Collection ID:
AAA.tuchmaur2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Tape recording of a discussion on "The Artist as Social Designer" held at the Los Angeles County Museum of Art. Participants include Maurice Tuchman (moderator), Maria de Herrera, Scott Burton, Siah Armajani, Nancy Holt, Mary Miss, Elyn Zimmerman, Alan Sonfist, and Calvin Tomkins.

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