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Creators:
Kupferman, Lawrence Edward, 1909-1982
Dates:
1941-1971
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 7 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.kupflawr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescripts of 2 incomplete novels; exhibition material; photographs and slides; and a career outline.

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Creators:
Shanks, Lester
Dates:
1876-2010
bulk 1973-2008
Size:
3 Cubic feet (14 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1244
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection is comprised of the results of Shanks's research on covered bridges, mostly in America but also covered bridges in Canada and Switzerland. Included are albums containing color photographs of covered bridges, slides of covered bridges, postcards depicting covered bridges; maps, and guidebooks; newsletters, magazines, and newspaper clippings on the subject of covered bridges.

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Creators:
Robbins, Warren M.
Dates:
circa 1927-2009
Size:
83.1 cu. ft. (80 record storage boxes) (4 12x17 boxes) (2 16x20 boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 11-001
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These papers document the life and work of Warren M. Robbins, covering a wide swath of his life, from his early career in the Foreign Service to his work in cross cultural communications and African art. A prolific writer, Robbins correspondence with such people as Maya Angelou, Ernie Barnes, Saul Bellow, Eliot Elisofon, Otto Fried, Buckminste...

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Community Life, Div. of, NMAH, SI
Sims, George W.
National Anthropological Archives
Dates:
1896-1981.
Size:
5 Cubic feet (22 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0127
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Collection documents Sims's activities as a traveler and his interest in historic restoration. It includes forty-one notebooks, 6,000 color slides, a smaller number of photographic prints, forty-one stereo view cards, and three boxes of personal papers and ephemera. While some images are personal, the majority form a documentary record of various subjects and places and provide biographical information on Sims.

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Panama-Pacific International Exposition (1915: San Francisco, Calif.)
Dates:
1915
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.panainte
Repository:
Archives of American Art

89 photographs mostly of sculptures included in the Panama-Pacific International Exposition of 1915, including three photographs of an unidentified group. Collection also contains 88 safety negatives.

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Creators:
Walkinshaw, Lawrence H
Dates:
1950s-1983
Size:
1 cu. ft. (1 record storage box)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-058
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists primarily of 35mm color slides documenting field trips to study cranes. Materials also include a few color photographs.

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Creators:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Dates:
circa 1963-1964
Size:
14 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters (1963-1964) from Forrest Bess to L.E. and Patricia Cooke, concerning a Bess painting they posessed, Carl Jung, and the reactions of the unconscious to Bess' works, accompanied by slides of two paintings.

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Creators:
Cain, Joseph Alexander, 1920-1980
Dates:
1955-1984
Size:
2 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.cainjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal and professional papers.

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Creators:
Wancea, William J.
Dates:
1909-1994
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((88 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.wancwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

3 curriculum vitae of Samuel and Florence Brecher; letters from Samuel and Florence Brecher to Wancea, 1976-1994; photographs of Brecher including a photograph of him with his family, ca. 1909 and one of him at work, 1947; two photos of Brecher's works of art; six snapshots and negatives of Brecher presenting a painting demonstration in his studio ...

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Creators:
Ascher, Mary G. (Mary Goldman), b. 1900
Dates:
1943-1980
Size:
1.8 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.aschmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; correspondence, photographs, printed material; writings; financial records; and guest books.

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