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Creators:
Walton, Richard Guy, 1914-
Dates:
1964-1974
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((64 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.waltrich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Official correspondence about the completion of Walton's mural for the Federal Court House Building, Reno, Nevado; a copy of the contract with the General Services Administration; photographs of the project; announcements; and miscellany. In addition there are three letters from Walton to the Archives of American Art about his life and his personal...

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Creators:
Montminy, Tracy, 1911-1992
Dates:
1936-1989
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
2 Items (rolled docs)
Collection ID:
AAA.monttrac
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical information; photocopies of letters received, 1937-1989; 4 conte crayon drawings on tracing paper, "Bending Woman" and "Fighting Men," which were studies for "Terrors of the Wilderness," a mural in City Hall, Medford, Mass., 1938; photographs of mural projects; an exhibition catalog; and clippings.

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Creators:
Tulk, Alfred James, 1899-1988
Dates:
1923-1986
Size:
1.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tulkalfr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, artwork, scrapbooks, and Tulk's autobiography document his career as an artist. Over 160 photographs (ca. 1920's-1980's) depict Tulk and his work. Eighty-three drawings and paintings range from student work at Yale to professional designs for the Rambusch Company and other design firms. Two scrapbooks assembled by Tulk contain reviews ...

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Creators:
Straight, Michael Whitney
Dates:
[ca. 1933]-1988
Size:
11 Items ((on a partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stramich
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Nine photographs (ca. 1933) of murals of dancers by Mark Tobey at the Dartington Hall dance center in Devonshire, England; 1988 letters from Mary Bride Nicholson, the archivist at Dartington Hall, and donor Michael Straight discussing the mural; and photographs of Mark Tobey and dancer Paula Morel.

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Creators:
Berman, Greta
Dates:
1977
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.bermgret
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescript of an article, "Out of the Wookwork: A New Look at WPA-FAP Murals," with a checklist of New York City WPA-FAP murals.

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Creators:
Lockwood, Ward
Dates:
1913-1963
Size:
1.5 Items (linear ft.(on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.lockward
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, 1913-1963, regarding Lockwood's work on murals for government buildings, and letters from Andrew Dasburg, Mabel Dodge Luhan, and Abraham Rattner; a 23 page diary, 1931-1933; an anecdotal reminiscence of John Marin; career resumes; 6 sketchbooks; 6 speech texts; material relating to mural projects in Washington, D.C., in Lexington, K...

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Creators:
Spivak, Max, 1906-1981
Dates:
1938-[ca. 1967]
Size:
17 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.spivmax
Repository:
Archives of American Art

2 photographs of Spivak and 15 photographs of his art works, including painted and mosaic WPA murals.

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Creators:
Mechau, Frank, 1904-1946
Dates:
1934-1940
Size:
8 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mechfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Three letters from Edward B. Rowan, about Mechau's work as a Public Works of Art artist in Colorado; and five contracts for murals to be painted.

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Creators:
Bushnell, Robert, 1896-1960
Dates:
1943-1944
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bushrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

One sketchbook; and an undated photograph album containing 5 photographs of Robert Bushnell working on his murals and 26 photographs of his murals.

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Creators:
Gates, Robert Franklin, 1906-1982
Dates:
1910-1988
bulk 1928-1988
Size:
2.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.gaterobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Washington, D.C. area painter and art instructor Robert Franklin Gates date from 1910-1988, bulk 1928-1988, and measure 2.3 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials; letters from government agencies, museums, galleries, and colleagues; business records primarily concerning transactions with the Jack Rasmussen Gallery; artwork including scattered drawings by Gates and block prints by Joe Goethe and D. Neufeld; two scrapbooks; printed materials; and photographs of Gates, family members, models, artwork, and exhibition installations. There are also photograph albums and miscellaneous photographs documenting a 1936 voyage to the Virgin Islands commissioned by the U.S. Treasury Department.

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