Oral history interview with John Chamberlain
Clearwater, Bonnie, 1957-
An interview of John Chamberlain conducted 1991 January 29-30, by Bonnie Clearwater, for the Archives of American Art.
Dane Chanase papers
Biographical material; cartoons for a WPA mural in Columbus High School, Washington, D.C.; notes on various subjects, including art, industrial design, music and history; miscellaneous writings; study photographs of works of art; clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements; and printed material about other artists, including Boardman Robinson, Thomas Hart Benton, Dean …
[Saul E. Zalesch mail-order catalog collection]
Collection consists of retail mail order catalogs from numerous commercial organizations, chiefly American but also includes catalogs from European companies. Catalogs cover a wide range of consumer goods, including home furnishings, books, musical instruments, toys, men's and women's apparel, jewelry, A/V materials, firearms, art , hobby crafts and gifts.
Eiko Ishioka Collection
The collection consists mostly of design-related materials for the short-lived Broadway musical "Spiderman: Turn off the Dark." These include images of designs for costume, hair styles, makeup and scenery, presumably used by Ishioka to design the costumes for the show. The collection contains her pencil and ink design drawings for …
Thomas Stauffer films
Footage and audiotapes of Iran, Afghanistan and Pakistan recorded between 1959 and 1964. Legacy keywords: Sheep ; Animal husbandry ; Cookery ; Musical instruments ; Dance ; Domestic life ; Nomads Please note that the contents of the collection and the language and terminology used reflect the context and culture of the time of its creation. As an …
Oral history interview with Bruce Conner
An interview of Bruce Conner conducted 1973 April 16, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Conner speaks of his family background and youth in Kansas; his early interest in art; his education at the University of Nebraska; an early Dada show he participated in; attending the Brooklyn Museum Art …
Bella C. Landauer Aviation Ephemera Collection
This collection contains aviation ephemera from around the world, although primarily America. Most of the items are collectors cards which feature famous aviators and airplanes. They came from chewing gum and cigarette packages and feature a colorful picture of the subject on the front and a history of important events …
Oral history interview with Ben Heller
54 Pages (Transcript)
An interview of Ben Heller conducted 1973 Jan. 8, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Heller speaks of his youth and education in New York; his early interest in music and literature; starting his painting and sculpture collection; the relationship between artists and collectors; art movements and the impact …
Oral history interview with Richard Lippold
An interview of Richard Lippold conducted 1971 Dec. 1, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Lippold speaks of his family background and early life in Milwaukee; his early interests in art and music; early teachers; the impact of the Chicago World's Fair; studying industrial design at the Chicago Art …
Thomas Mott Shaw papers
Biographical information; writings by Shaw; sketches; etchings; silhouette portraits; photographs; and printed material.