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Creators:
National Museum of American Art. Curatorial Department
Dates:
1986-1997
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 00-100
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records that document the administrative work conducted by Andrew L. Connors, Curator. Materials include lectures, exhibition records, subject files, committee files; records of Connors' involvement in the annual National Museum of American Art (NMAA) staff art show; and the Forum on Material Culture.

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Creators:
Smith, Jessie Willcox, 1863-1935
Dates:
1901-1931
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((on two microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.smitjess
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, both personal and professional; clipppings, postcards, invitations, invoices, notes, and photographs.

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Creators:
Wright, Mary A.
Dates:
1882
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wrigmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Wright from Annie Cornelia Shaw, December 17, 1882, telling her that Ellen Holmes has opened a studio in Wright's building and requesting she "call on her - anything you can do to make her first studio experience pleasant will be appreciated." Also included is a catalog THE SECOND ANNUAL EXHIBITION OF THE BOHEMIAN ART CLUB at the Chicag...

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Creators:
Common Ground of the Arts (Organization : Detroit, Mich.)
Dates:
1978
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.commgroa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A scrapbook titled "Involvements" documenting activities of Common Ground of the Arts and the involvement of its members during 1978 in the Detroit Council on the Arts; the organizing of the 42nd annual Conference of the Mid-America College Art Association (MACAA), held in Detroit October 25-28, 1978; the Michigan Association of Printmakers; the Ar...

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Creators:
Detroit Institute of Arts
Dates:
1882-1979
Size:
0.3 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 21 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.detrinst2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, annual reports and bulletins, scrapbooks, photographs, catalogs, clippings and a telegram.

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Creators:
Hunter, Robert Douglas, 1928-
Dates:
1961-1964
Size:
29 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.huntrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material relating to the annual Boston Arts Festival, 1961-1964, and the role of the Committee for Fair Representaion in Art Exhibitions, Boston, Massachusetts, of which Hunter was vice-chairman. Included are 7 letters, 2 statements, and 20 clippings relating to the controversy over the jury system used at the festivals and the quality of works exh...

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Creators:
Goodman, Louis,, 1905-1973
Dates:
1929-1975
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.goodloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A biographical sketch; lists of exhibitions; a Westwood Art Association certificate of merit, 1965; a ribbon for second place in the 9th Annual Art Festival, Perris, California; correspondence concerning the development of inventions, undated and 1932-1939; an illustrated letter, October 1972; Marsha Goodman's address book; a notebook about the act...

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Creators:
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
Dates:
1950-1969
Size:
5,000 Items ((on 7 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.haysmoun
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, with letters to Mary Bishop, founder of Haystack Mountain School of Crafts, Francis Sumner Merritt, director of the school, his wife Priscilla, and copies of letters sent; organizational records including by-laws for the school, annual reports, meeting minutes, financial data, course outlines, and faculty lists; a file kept by Mary ...

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Creators:
United States National Museum
Dates:
1881-1964
Size:
49 cu. ft. (98 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 158
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The administration of the United States National Museum required curators to submit regular reports on the activities of the departments, divisions, and sections. Prior to about 1900 these reports were often made monthly and semiannually as well as annually. The reports were traditionally submitted to the Director of the National Museum to ...

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Creators:
Fuermann, George, 1918-
Houston Municipal Art Commission
Dates:
1951-1971
Size:
6 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.fuergeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Portions of books written by Fuermann, including HOUSTON: THE LAND OF THE BIG RICH, HOUSTON: THE FEAST YEARS, both illustrated by Lowell Collins, RELUCTANT EMPIRE, THE FACE OF HOUSTON, both illustrated by E.M. (Buck) Schiwetz, and HOUSTON: THE ONCE AND FUTURE CITY, works from various artists reproduced, including John Biggers, Herb Mears, Schiwetz,...

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