Query: New York (N.Y.) -- Architecture
Oral history interview with Richard Haas
Creators:
Haas, Richard, 1936-
Berman, Avis
United States. General Services Administration. Design Excellence and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
2009 Jan. 13 and Mar. 16
Size:
1 Item (Sound recording, master: 1 data compact disc (6 hr., 11 min.), digital, 4 WMA files)
133 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.haas09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Richard Haas conducted 2009 Jan. 13 and Mar. 16, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's U.S. General Services Administration, Design Excellence and the Arts oral history project, at Haas' studio, in New York, N.Y.

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Oral history interview with Herbert Ferber
Creators:
Ferber, Herbert, 1906-1991
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Dates:
1962
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings, 5 in.)
7 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.ferber62
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Herbert Ferber conducted by Dorothy Seckler in 1962 for the Archives of American Art.

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Adolph Block papers
Creators:
Block, Adolph, 1906-1978
Dates:
1921-1971
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (ca. 300 items (on 4 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.blocadol
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, including telegrams to his wife, letters about arrangements for ornamentation of buildings, acknowledgments from several senators for material Block sent as president of the National Sculpture Society, letters to his parents in 1920s, later correspondence regarding his official work for the Architectural League of New York, Allied Artists of America …

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Photographs of Robert Henri's class at the Art Student's League
Creators:
Seavey, Kent
Dates:
1909
Size:
2 Items (photographic prints, b&w, 21 x 25 1/2 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.seavkent
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two copyprints of Henri's night class at the Art Students' League, including one of students drawing, and a group photo of his class with Henri seated in front. Photographer(s) unknown. The photograph presumably includes Burton Boundy, a pupil of Henri's circa 1909-1910.

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Benedict Tatti papers
Creators:
Tatti, Benedict, 1917-1993
Dates:
1936-2011
bulk 1945-1993
Size:
1.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tattbene
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York sculptor, painter, educator, and video artist, Benedict Tatti (1917-1993) measure 1.8 linear feet and date from 1936-2011, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1945-1993. Papers consist of biographical material, correspondence, project files, subject files, exhibition files, writings, notes, and lists, printed materials, and photographs. Exhibition files and printed material, such as catalogues and checklists provide an overview of Tatti's activities as a sculptor and video artist. Also, photographs of artwork are a rich source of provenance-related information on Tatti's sculptures.

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Lanette Scheeline collection
Creators:
Scheeline, Lanette, 1910-
Dates:
1945-1970
Size:
7 Boxes
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.1998-29-1
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

This collection documents Scheeline's work as a textile designer from 1945-1970.The archive material consists of brochures, photographs, sketches, correspondence, scrapbooks, client records, and other related items that document Ms. Scheeline's career from the 1930s to the 1980s (briefly covers 1990s). A majority of the items deal specifically with the projects for textiles and wallcoverings, research on forms in nature, and notes on her travels.

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Parish-Hadley Associates, Inc. collection
Creators:
Parish, Henry, Mrs., II
Parish-Hadley Associates
Hadley, Albert
Dates:
[196-]-1994
Size:
11 Boxes (13 albums)
Collection ID:
SIL-CH.2000-3-1
Repository:
Smithsonian Libraries

The Parish-Hadley Collection documents the history of the New York City design firm from 1962-1994.Particular emphasis is on Sister Parish (Mrs. Henry Parish II) and Albert Hadley. Magazine clippings from various publications make up the majority of the collection as well as gossip column excerpts about Parish-Hadley or infamous clients. The slides date mostly from the 1980s-1990s and depict some but not all Parish-Hadley projects.

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Victor Hugo Proetz papers
Creators:
Proetz, Victor, 1897-1966
Dates:
[ca. 1930]-1965
Size:
1 Linear foot
5 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.proevict
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notebooks, card file, architectural plans, elevations, details, drawings, and designs for chairs, desks, cabinets, picture frames, etc. relating to Proetz's renovation of the National Portrait Gallery, Smithsonian Institution. Many of the designs and records pre-dating the renovation were evidently used by Proetz in the renovation.

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Foreign Missions Library Lantern Slide Collection
Creators:
American Board of Commissioners for Foreign Missions
Dates:
undated
Size:
98 Lantern slides (black and white and color)
Collection ID:
FSA.A1991.04
Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives

Lantern slides, undated, some hand-tinted, assembled by the Foreign Missions Library of New York City to document missionary activities in Iran, probably during the early part of the twentienth century. Included are images of missionaries and evangelists, Fiske seminary, The American High School for Boys in Tehran, the Memorial School …

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Oral history interview with Robert Grosvenor
Creators:
Grosvenor, Robert, 1937-
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1972 Aug. 9
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
54 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.grosve72
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Robert Grosvenor conducted 1972 Aug. 9, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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