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Creators:
National Museum of History and Technology. Office of the Director
Dates:
1957-1973
Size:
3 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 621
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the involvement of the Office of the Director in exhibition planning at the Museum of History and Technology (MHT) from its creation in 1957 through its development into the National Museum of History in Technology. The Directors for this period were Frank A. Taylor, 1957-1965; John C. Ewers, 1965-1966; Robert P. Mu...

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Creators:
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program. Office of the Director
Dates:
1967-1991
Size:
5 cu. ft. (5 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 626
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The records of the Director of the Smithsonian Resident Associate Program document the administration and operations of the organization. They contain correspondence and memoranda concerning the budget, fiscal planning, and fundraising, as well as lectures, seminars, and performances offered by RAP. The files also include contact sheets s...

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Creators:
Longenecker, Martha
Lauria, Jo
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2008 July 29
Size:
4 Items (sound files (3 hr., 12 min.), digital, wav file)
52 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.longen08
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Martha Longenecker conducted 2008 July 29, by Jo Lauria, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Longenecker's home and studio, in La Jolla, California.

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Creators:
Wyle, Edith R.
Emanuelli, Sharon K.
Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project
Dates:
1993 March 9-September 7
Size:
153 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wyle93
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Edith Wyle conducted 1993 March 9-September 7, by Sharon K. Emanuelli, for the Archives of American Art, Women in the Arts in Southern California Oral History Project.

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Wright Brothers Productions
Dates:
c1986
Size:
1 Item (videocassette (7 min.) (VHS), sd., col., 1/2 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.wrigbros
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Artist William Meyerowitz's attraction to and work in Gloucester, Mass. is documented with narration by his widow Theresa Bernstein, and still photographs of Meyerowitz, Bernstein, artist-friends Stuart Davis, Edward Hopper, Marsden Hartley, and Hans Hofmann. Shown is Meyerowitz's printing press, his etchings, and his home on Mt. Pleasant Ave.

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Creators:
Mears, Herbert Richard, 1923-1999
Dates:
1950-1979
Size:
200 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.mearherb
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs of art work, brochures, opera programs, clippings, and exhibition announcements.

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Creators:
Federal Art Project
Dates:
1935?]
Size:
4 Pages (23 cm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.fedartp15
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Brochure for the Design Laboratory, "a free school for instruction in industrial design, graphic arts and fine arts, established by the Federal Art Project of the Works Progress Administration ... open only to those amateur and professional students who cannot afford to attend private schools." At 10 East 39 St., N.Y. Director: Gilbert Rohde.

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Breckenridge, Hugh H. (Hugh Henry), 1870-1937
Valley House Gallery
Dates:
1903-1976
Size:
1.6 Linear feet ((on 4 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.brechugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Notes, writings, sketches, printed material, correspondence, photographs, scrapbooks, and exhibition materials.

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Creators:
J.L. Hudson Gallery
Dates:
1958-1973
Size:
2.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.jlhuds
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of Detroit's J.L. Hudson Gallery measure 2.8 linear feet and date from 1958 to 1973. The collection comprises administrative records consisting of card files, early gallery records, and a few other administrative files; correspondence with artists and galleries; artist files for Romare Bearden, Childe Hassam, Isamu Noguchi, and others; exhibition files for the gallery's first exhibition, The W.R. Valentiner Memorial Exhibition (1963-1964), and several other exhibitions held at the gallery; client files documenting business transactions with numerous organizations, galleries, and art schools; and printed materials consisting of exhibition catalogs, announcements, and posters for J.L. Hudson Gallery and other galleries.

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Creators:
Harnett, Lila, 1926-
Dates:
circa 1940
Size:
0.1 Items (linear feet (40 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.marsregi2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

40 photographs and negatives, many oversized, of Reginald Marsh, showing Marsh sketching at Coney Island. The photographer is not identified but is likely Gene Pyle, a Life magazine photographer.

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