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Creators:
Bayly, Mura
Dates:
circa 1908-1910
Size:
29 Lantern slides
192 Prints (silver gelatin, albumen, halftone, chromolithograph, collotype, and platinum)
0.5 Linear feet (papers)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.2010-22
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

The collection is comprised of papers and photographs relating to Mura Bayly's travels in Indonesia and the Pacific islands. Photographs including prints and lantern slides document daily life, arts, architecture, ceremonies, and various events of Javanese, Fijian, Samoan, Maori, and other people. Some photographs were made by professional photogra...

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Creators:
Flaherty, Robert Joseph, 1884-1951
Dates:
circa 1914-1922
Size:
1 Print (platinum)
13 Prints (possibly aquatint)
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.90-17
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs relating to Arctic peoples that were part of a set made in connection with Robert Joseph Flaherty's documentary, Nanook of the North. They consist primarily of portraits of Arctic peoples, as well as images of a kayak in Hudson Bay, an man in the ice fields, and a close up image of a husky dog.

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Creators:
Tanaka, Yasushi, 1886-1941
Dates:
1913-1924
Size:
35 Items ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.tanayasu
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Tanaka to Torrey concern the contemporary art world, his paintings, exhibitions, and fellow artists both in Seattle and Paris, notably muralist John Davidson Butler. Tanaka writes of his marriage to Louise Gebhard Cann, his struggle with the Occidental ideals in Seattle art circles, concern for his mother and brothers in Tokyo, his emi...

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Creators:
Piacenza, Eleanor, 1909-2002
Dates:
1915-1988
Size:
12.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.piacelea
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Eleanor Piacenza date from 1915-1988 and measure 12.6 linear feet. Included are biographical information, correspondence, writings, research files, interviews, and printed material compiled by Piacenza regarding the life and work of her brother-in-law, the American painter Thomas Hart Benton.

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Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953
Dates:
1910-1952
Size:
2 Microfilm reels (4 linear feet on 2 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.armsjota
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The microfilmed John Taylor Arms papers consist of journals from France; an address book; diaries; writings, including a notebook on printmaking made while studying with Bolton Brown; two volumes of consignment records; sketchbooks and drawings of French architecture; a notebook of engineering drawings for Princeton; a scrapbook related to Dorothy ...

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Creators:
Penney, James, 1910-1982
Brown, Robert F.
Dates:
1981 August 21-December 6
Size:
2 Items (sound tape reels (3 hr., 9 min.))
79 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.penney81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of James Penney, conducted by Robert F. Brown for the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, in Clinton, New York, on August 21 and December 6, 1981.

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Creators:
Wickey, Harry
Society of American Etchers
Dates:
1918-1973
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (ca. 237 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.wickharr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, printed material, photographs, writings, and two etchings.

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Contemporary Arts Center (New Orleans, La.)
Dates:
1976-1980
Size:
3 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.contacno
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibitions and special activities files pertaining to visual arts. [The Center's records relating to music, theatre etc. were not microfilmed].

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Creators:
Leininger, William H., 1894-1991
Dates:
1917-1926
Size:
1.59 Cubic feet ((1 records center box) (1 flatbox))
Collection ID:
NASM.1994.0025
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

This collection consists of the following material documenting Leininger's World War I career: letters to his family, 1917-1919; a scrapbook containing photographs from his World War I experiences; a 1917 diary; orders and military papers; and his autobiography: 'The Restless Eagle.'

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Creators:
Thaden, Louise (McPhetridge), 1905-1979
Dates:
bulk 1928-1973
Size:
0.1 Cubic feet ((2 folders))
Collection ID:
NASM.1989.0132
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

EThis collection consists of 48 copy photographs with copy negatives, mostly from the 1930s, of Thaden. Subjects included in the prints are as follows: her fellow woman pilots, including Amelia Earhart, Blanche Noyes, Ruth Elder, and Florence Barnes; her Beech C17R Staggerwing, Beech Travel Air, and a Porterfield Model 35 aircraft; and a few photog...

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