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Creators:
Crichlow, Ernest, 1914-2005
Dates:
circa 1941-1963
Size:
1 microfilm reel (16 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.cricerne
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American artist Ernest Chrichlow contains biographical data including two award certificates; printed material including seven clippings and an exhibition catalog; a report on Crichlow by Elizabeth McCausland; Crichlow's "Plan of Work;" and five photographs of works of art.

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Creators:
Harmon Foundation
Dates:
1928-1963
Size:
1 microfilm reel (51 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.harmfoun
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of Harmon Foundation printed material contains exhibition catalogs, clippings, reproductions of paintings, articles, and miscellaneous printed items pertaining to African American artists

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Creators:
Douglass, Calvin, b. 1931
Dates:
1954-1994
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dougcalv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American painter and teacher, Calvin Douglass, measure 0.2 lienar feet and date from 1954-1994. Included are biographical material consisting of curriculum vitae, a brief biography, an artist's statement and a list of works of art; letters to Douglass; two catalogs, Black Art at Wilson College, Oct. 13-Nov. 1, 1968, and Fiftee...

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Creators:
Joseph, Ronald, 1910-1992
Dates:
circa 1951-1972
bulk 1951-1952
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.joserona
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of two of African American abstract painter Ronald Joseph's sketchbooks. One sketchbook is dated 1951-1952. The other contains a dated collage from 1972, but the bulk of the work probably dates from the 1950s.

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Education Office
Dates:
1991-2000
Size:
6 cu. ft. (6 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 05-213
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of interviews, raw footage, and final products of videos created by the Smithsonian American Art Museum's Education Department. Many of the titles accompany exhibits at the museum. Materials include audiotape study guides, VHS, Betacam SP, and U-Matics.

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Creators:
National Portrait Gallery. Office of Exhibitions
Dates:
circa 1968-1976
Size:
14.5 cu. ft. (29 document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 361
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Records in this record unit document the exhibition research and activities of the National Portrait Gallery and its Office of Exhibitions. Particularly well represented are exhibitions mounted between 1974 and 1976, with materials documenting research and publications on numerous artists, paintings, prints, broadsides, books, documents and ...

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Creators:
Cortor, Eldzier, 1916-
Dates:
circa 1930s-2015
bulk 1972-2015
Size:
3.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.corteldz
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of painter and printmaker Eldzier Cortor measure 3.1 linear feet and date from circa 1930s to 2015, with the bulk of the papers dating from 1972 to 2015. The papers contain biographical material, correspondence, professional files, exhibition and gallery files, writings, printed material, artwork, and photographs.

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Creators:
Reid, Robert Dennis, 1924-2000
Dates:
1961-1977
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.reidrobd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This small collection of papers of African American artist and educator Robert Dennis Reid consists primarily of correspondence (75 items), and scattered exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, and photographs and slides of Reid's artwork. There is also one photograph of Reid. Within the correspondence are six letters from Romare Bearden.

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Creators:
Hassinger, Maren
Dates:
1955-2018
Size:
11.3 Linear feet
4.55 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.hassmare
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of African American artist and educator Maren Hassinger measure 11.3 linear feet and 4.55 gigabytes, dating from 1955 to 2018. The collection contains biographical material; personal and professional correspondence; and writings; as well as project and exhibition files; material related to Hassinger's tenure at the Rinehart School of Graduate Sculpture at the Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA); material related to other professional activities, including teaching files; photographic material; and artwork and artifacts.

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Creators:
Johnson, Joshua, fl. 1796-1824
Dates:
1782 July 15
Size:
1 microfilm reel (4 pages)
Collection ID:
AAA.johnjosh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection documents African American artist Joshua Johnson's formal emancipation from slavery on July 15, 1782. The manumission is recorded in pages 298-300 of a volume of Baltimore County Chattel Records, 1773-1788.

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