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Creators:
Ritchie, Andrew Carnduff
Dates:
1907-1983
Size:
10.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.ritcandr2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of museum director, professor, writer, and post-World War II Monuments Men Andrew Carnduff Ritchie measure 10.3 linear feet and date from 1907 to 1983. Found within the papers are biographical material, including materials and photographs concerning his military service in the Monuments, Fine Arts, and Archives Section of the U.S. Army; correspondence, including letters from numerous artists; writings; committee and organization files; exhibition and project files, teaching files; printed material; and photographs, including portrait images of Ritchie taken by Hans Namuth.

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Creators:
Hios, Theo, 1908-
Dates:
1938-1994
Size:
1.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
0.6 Linear feet (Addition (D.C.))
Collection ID:
AAA.hiostheo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; writings and lectures; press releases; photographs; sketchbook; exhibition annoucements, invitations and catalogs; and printed material.

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Creators:
Ostroff, Eugene, d. 1999 (NMAH Curator)
Salo, Matt, Dr.
Haberstich, David E., 1941-
Ahlborn, Richard E., 1933-2015
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Dates:
1985 - 1986
1930 - 1943
Size:
0.25 Cubic feet (4 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0204
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

This collection contains 273 silver gelatin photoprints (Series 1), most of which apparently were made during the 1930s and early 1940s, contemporaneously with the original negatives. All are 8" x 10" or slightly smaller, unmounted except for flush mounted linen on the backs of some prints. The photographs were made primarily in two locations, Ne...

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Creators:
Wiesenberg, Louis, 1893-1943
Dates:
1913-1981
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wiesloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The scattered papers of Louis Wiesenberg measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1913-1981. Found are biographical materials, letters primarily from Louis' widow Raizel Wiesenberg, notes and writings, numerous drawings, printed material, and photographs of Wiesenberg, his family, and artwork.

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Creators:
Schreiber, Georges, 1904-
Dates:
1940-1973
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schrgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, printed materials, certificates, catalogs, announcements, sketches, sketchbooks, and drawings.

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Creators:
Schanker, Louis, 1903-1981
Dates:
circa 1920-1981
Size:
3.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.schaloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Louis Schanker papers measure 3.4 linear feet and date from circa 1920-1981. Included is personal and professional correspondence, printed material including exhibitions announcements, catalogs and newspaper clippings; 4 scrapbooks in three-ring binders; works of art including loose sketches and 2 sketchbooks; and photographs of Schanker, his f...

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Creators:
Alexander, Peter, 1939-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1995 December 13-1996 May 8
Size:
117 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.alexan95
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Peter Alexander conducted 1995 December 13-1996 May 8, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Galerie Chalette
Dates:
1916-1999
bulk 1939-1994
Size:
24.15 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.galechal
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the New York Galerie Chalette measure 24.15 linear feet and date from 1916-1999, with the bulk of the material dating from 1939-1994. The collection documents this contemporary art gallery's operations from its founding in 1954 through Madeleine Lejwa's later years as an independent dealer. Included are correspondence, artists' files, financial and legal records, printed materials, clippings, exhibition catalogs, audio and video recordings, and motion picture film; about half of the collection consists of photographs. Arthur Lejwa's profession as a biochemist prior to becoming a gallery owner is also documented in this collection. The collection also contains personal records of the Lejwas, including correspondence, legal papers, photographs, photo albums, and printed material.

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Creators:
55 Mercer St. Gallery
Dates:
1939-2007
bulk 1970-2007
Size:
5.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.55mercga
Repository:
Archives of American Art

55 Mercer Artists, Inc. records, 1939-2007, bulk 1970-2007, measure 5.1 linear feet. The records, which are incomplete with sizeable gaps, consist of administrative records, exhibition files, artists' files, financial records, scrapbooks, guest books, and printed material that document one of the most successful and long lived artist run cooperative galleries in SoHo. The only item pre-dating 55 Mercer Artists, Inc. is a 1939 newspaper clipping in the artists' files.

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Creators:
Knight, Frederic C., 1898-1979
Dates:
1913-1975
Size:
400 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.knigfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; biographical data; photographs; a scrapbook; writings; organizational records of An American Group and American Artists' Congress; and exhibition catalogs.

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