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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:
Brotherton, Joseph L., 1918-2012
Dates:
1953
Size:
41 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.brotjose
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers relating to the controversy surrounding Anton Refregier's mural commission for the San Francisco Rincon Annex Post Office. Included are 28 letters from Thomas S. Page (Page-Brotherton, public relations firm) to interested parties, among them being U.S. Congressmen James Coats Auchingloss, John S. Shelly and William S. Mailliard; Grace McCann...

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Creators:
Bell, Philip Fletcher, 1907-1964
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
circa 1963
Size:
18 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bell63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Philip Fletcher Bell conducted circa 1963, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Calfee, William H. (William Howard), 1909-1995
Dates:
1937-1982
Size:
650 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.calfwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, undated and 1966-1982, mostly letters from friends, including Jack Tworkov, Karel Yasko, and others; photographs of Calfee's studio, of his work, of his designs for a Harrisonburg, Virginia WPA mural, and of paintings by Mary Orwen; notebooks, poetry and essays on numerous subjects, 1954-1981, some with illustrations; an illustrated...

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Creators:
Thwaites, Charles Winstanley, 1904-
Dates:
1939-1966
Size:
1 Item (partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.thwachar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; a typescript of a news release by the Federal Works Agency, Public Buildings Administration, regarding Thwaites' mural LUMBERING and its installation in the post office at Greenville, Michigan; 3 exhibition catalogs; several newspaper and magazine clippings; and ten photographs of Thwaites and his works of art.

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Creators:
Fleetwood, Charles
Levy, Sandra Curtis
Dates:
1979 Mar. 28
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
7 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.fleetw79
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Charles Fleetwood conducted 1979 Mar. 28, by Sandra Curtis Levy, for the Archives of American Art. Fleetwood speaks of Peter Hurd's mural, commissioned in 1952, for the Prudential Building in Houston, Tex.

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Creators:
Spafford, Michael, 1935-
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Sandvig, Elizabeth, 1937-
Dates:
1992 September 2-4
Size:
99 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.spaffo92
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Michael Spafford and Elizabeth Sandvig conducted 1992 September 2-4, by Paul Karlstrom, at their home in Seattle, Washington, for the Archives of American Art. Spafford and Sandvig discuss their marriage and their separate careers, and the controversy and trial resulting from Spafford's "Labors of Hercules" murals at the Washington ...

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Creators:
Leopold, Eunice Robinson, 1916-2001
Dates:
1958-2000
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.leopeuni
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Included are letters to Eunice Leopold (1958-1986) concerning loans and gifts of prints by Benton Spruance; a letter from Henri Marceau to Spruance (1963), a letter from Ludwig Bemelmans (1958); letters to Leopold from Spruance (1961- 1967); sound recordings containing a Spruance lecture on prints and printmaking; printed matter relating to Spruanc...

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Creators:
Nichols, Spencer Baird, 1875-1950
Dates:
1870-1994
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.nichspen
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, photographs, clippings, and business records relating to the art careers of Spencer Baird Nichols, his brother Hobart Nichols, and their father Henry Hobart Nichols, in the New York and Connecticut area.

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Creators:
Laigo, Val M., 1930-1992
Dates:
1954-1998
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.laigval
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A resume; correspondence, 1954-1991, mainly regarding teaching positions at Seattle University and commissions; 7 sketches for mural projects; art inventories, 1970 and 1987; writings, including biographical notes, and a portion of his M.F.A. thesis "Hard Edge Variations," 1964; exhibition announcements; clippings; photographs of Laigo in his studi...

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