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Creators:
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock, 1851-1912
Dates:
circa 1870-1942
Size:
2.76 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.anshthom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Thomas Anshutz measure 2.76 linear feet and date from around 1870 to 1942, with the bulk of materials dating from 1880 to 1911. The papers document his education and career as a painter, photographer, and art instructor. The collection is particularly rich in photographs made between approximately 1880 and 1900, when Anshutz and others at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, under the direction of Thomas Eakins (1844-1916), began using photography as an aid in the study of the figure and as studies for paintings. Also found are correspondence, a notebook with scattered sketches, a handful of clippings regarding Anshutz's career, and scattered notes and printed materials.

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Creators:
Zigrosser, Carl, 1891-
Dates:
1891-1971
Size:
30 Linear feet ((on 63 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.zigrcarl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal and professional records including correspondence, writings, notes, printed material, subject files, photograph album, and diaries relating to Zigrosser's work as an authority on prints and printmaking and his personal relationships with artists.

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Creators:
Young Men's and Young Women's Hebrew Association of Philadelphia. Arts Council
Dates:
1962-2006
bulk 1967-1981
Size:
1.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.younmens
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the YM/YWHA Arts Council measure 1.2 linear feet and date from 1962 to 2006, with the bulk of the records dating from 1967 to 1981. This collection documents the activities of the Philadelphia-based arts organization, primarily during the period that Judith Golden was the council chair. Included are administrative records, scattered correspondence, exhibition and program files, and printed material.

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Creators:
Greenberg, Joseph J., 1915-1991
Dates:
1939-1989
Size:
0.5 Linear feet ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.greejose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two albums containing photographs of Greenberg's sculptures; loose photographs of Greenberg, his works, and exhibitions such as the Third International [Sculpture] Exhibition at the Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1949; a group photograph of artists on the main staircase of the Philadelphia Museum of Art; clippings, 1939-1986; exhibition announcements ...

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Creators:
Grafly, Charles, 1862-1929
Dates:
[ca. 1890-1950]
Size:
0.3 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.grafchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of Charles Grafly's plaster cast collection at the Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, Wichita, Kan.; family photographs; photographs of the Grafly home in Philadelphia; and photographs of Grafly's studio in Gloucester, Mass.

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Creators:
Searles, Charles Robert, 1937-2004
Dates:
1953-2010
Size:
3.9 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.searchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American sculptor and painter Charles Searles measure 3.9 linear feet and date from 1953 to 2010. The collection documents his career through scattered biographical material, correspondence, personal business records, printed material, artwork, photographs, and a scrapbook.

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Creators:
Smith family (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1793-1977
bulk 1826-1977
Size:
5.12 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.smitfami
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Russell, Xanthus, and Mary Smith family papers comprise 5.12 linear feet and are dated 1793-1977, bulk 1826-1977. Correspondence, writings, artwork, financial records, printed material, miscellaneous items and photographs provide documentation of the lives and works of painter, illustrator and poet, Russell Smith, and his son, painter Xanthus Smith, and scattered documentation of the lives of his wife, painter and educator Mary Priscilla Smith, and daughter and painter Mary Russell Smith.

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Creators:
Gilpin, Henry D. (Henry Dilworth), 1801-1860
Dates:
1853-1854
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.gilphenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters and journals written during Gilpin's European tour, 1853-1854, describing his tour, visits to museums and art collections, and purchases of art works.

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Creators:
Luks, George Benjamin, 1867-1933
Dates:
1902-1961
Size:
2 Reels (ca. 700 items (on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.luksgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scrapbooks; correspondence; exhibition catalogs; photographs; and some biographical material.

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Creators:
Paone, Peter, 1936-
Veloric, Cynthia
Dates:
1991 Sept. 27
Size:
202 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.paone91
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Peter Paone conducted 1991 Sept. 27, by Cynthia Veloric, for the Archives of American Art Philadelphia Project.

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