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Creators:
Wilt, Richard, 1915-1981
Dates:
1938-1981
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wiltrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical data; letters and postcards received; copies of letters sent; Wilt's pilot flight record and log book; an illustrated manuscript of a children's book ALI BALI AND ALI DALI; a manuscript of a book, ART AND MOON MYTHS; typescripts and drafts of writings on art, including "The Painting Process" and "Instant Imagery"; lists of his exhibiti...

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Creators:
Varda, Jean
Dates:
[ca. 1950-1971]
Size:
18 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.vardjean
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Writings by and about Varda; two letters to Anne Ryan, ca. 1950; and twelve typescripts of letters to Harry Truman, the Pope and Lyndon Johnson. Also included are an obituary, 1971; a letter from Victor M. de Suvero to Jack Stauffacher enclosing a photograph of Varda, and Stauffacher's reply, 1971.

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Creators:
Wright, Brooks, 1922-
Dates:
1890-1978
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wrigbroo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research for Wright's biography of Arthur B. Davies, THE ARTIST AND THE UNICORN (1978) including: correspondence, 1966-1978, with Davies's daughter Ronnie Owen, Davies's model Wreath Mason and others; photocopies of letters, 1890-1967, to and from Arthur B. Davies, Davies family members and others, gathered by Wright from public and private sources...

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Creators:
Taft, Lorado, 1860-1936
Dates:
1882-1970
Size:
300 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.taftlora
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Printed material by and about Taft, including addresses given by him in Philadelphia in 1924, and another, "Practical Art in Illinios," 1884; an address about Taft by Herbert Adams; correspondence, mostly from his student days in Paris and as a tourist in England; photographs of Taft, his studio, and his work; and clippings, including dedication ad...

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Creators:
Taflinger, Elmer E. (Elmer Edward), 1891-1981
Dates:
[ca. 1908-1981]
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.taflelme
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical materials; typescript of interview; correspondence, ca. 1911-1981 with David Belasco, Jessica Daube (his long-time girlfriend), and others; writings; sketches and drawings; subject files concerning amateur radio, David Belasco theater productions, the Booth War Memorial, Holliday Park, the Indiana State Library Mural, the St. Paul Buil...

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Creators:
Thompson, Domenica M.
Dates:
1965-1973
Size:
1 Linear foot
Collection ID:
AAA.thomdome
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Armin Lehmann, editor of MIDWESTERN ART REVIEWS AND CHICAGO GALLERY GUIDE; issues of CHICAGO MIDWEST ART and MIDWESTERN ART REVIEWS AND CHICAGO GALLERY GUIDE; subscription requests for both magazines; correspondence and publicity relating to the Chicago New Art Association's "Art and Science" exhibit and symposia, 1972, and its ...

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Creators:
Hockney, David
Weschler, Lawrence
Dates:
1984 September 3
Size:
Master: 10 videocassettes (U-matic) (20 min. each) : sd., col. ; 3/4 in. + typescript summary (15 p.)
4 videocassettes (u-matic) (Duplicate (3 hrs. 20 min.), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
1 Item (Edited version:"Selections": 1 videocassette (60 min.) (U-Matic), sd., col., 3/4 in.)
2 Items (Edited version: "Selections": 2 videocassettes (60 min.) (VHS), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
4 Sound cassettes (Audio only version , analog)
Collection ID:
AAA.hockne84
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with David Hockney conducted 1984 Sept. 3, by Lawrence Weschler, for the Archives of American Art at Hockney's home and studio, Los Angeles, Calif.

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Creators:
Yasko, Karel, 1911-1985
Dates:
circa 1933
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.yaskkare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One 120 page typescript draft of essay entitled "History of Federal Construction Work Since the World War" describing in detail all federal construction under the Public Buildings Act of 1926. The essay is divided into sections by fiscal year from 1926 through 1931, with descriptions of appropriations and federal acts for each year. Other sections ...

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Creators:
Bull Head, (Blackfeet chief)
Carter, John Galen, 1891-1941
Roman Nose, (Lakota chief)
Cloud Shield
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Dates:
June 13-18, 1934
Size:
32 Pages
7 Photographs
Collection ID:
NAA.MS4444
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Dictated by Sanderville; written down by John G. Carter. Contents: Sitting Bull's Autobiographies (Dakota Number 1929); Wind River petroglyphs (Bureau of American Ethnology-AR 10, Figure 97); Madison River grave writings (Negative Numbers 215-b, 1-26); Roman Nose drawings (Dakota, Number 31303); Cloud Shield and American Horse winter counts (Dakota...

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Creators:
Schriever, George
Dates:
1973-1984
Size:
2.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schrigeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily research material compiled by Schriever for his work on art of the American West, Southwest and by American Indians. Included are papers relating to his efforts to publish writings and purchase work by Emil Bisttram.

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