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Creators:
Gikow, Ruth, 1915-1982
Dates:
1933-1982
Size:
2.4 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.gikoruth
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical material, letters, financial material, an interview transcript, notes, writings, a scrapbook, printed material, photographs, and an audio tape document Gikow's career as a painter of social commentary.

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Creators:
Cherry, Herman
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1965 September
Size:
36 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.cherry65
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Herman Cherry conducted 1965 September, by Harlan Phillips. Cherry speaks of his background and education; the Depression's effect on him; his first association with the WPA Federal Art Project; working for Stanton Macdonald-Wright; how the project functioned; trying to create an "American style" in painting; the team approach to cr...

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Creators:
McEntee, Jervis, 1828-1891
Dates:
1796, 1848-1905
Size:
1.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mcenjerv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Hudson River School painter Jervis McEntee measure 1.6 linear feet and date from 1796 and 1848 to 1905. Letters from close friends and family members to McEntee include many from his mentor Frederic Edwin Church, and fellow artists Samuel Putnam Avery, George Henry Boughton, Sanford Gifford, Richard Henry, Eastman Johnson, Elizabeth B. Stoddard, John Ferguson Weir, Worthington Whittredge, and others. Papers relating to the McEntee family include obituaries, a family genealogy, and letters from and regarding family members. There are also papers relating to the Vaux family (McEntee's brother-in-law's family) and American architect and landscape artist Calvert Vaux, who designed a studio for McEntee. Of special significance are five volumes of diaries dating from 1872 through 1890 which provide a detailed depiction of the American art world in the 1870s and 1880s.

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Creators:
Dewing, Thomas Wilmer, 1851-1938
Dates:
1876-1963
bulk 1890-1930
Size:
0.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dewithom
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Thomas Wilmer Dewing and the Dewing family measure 0.3 linear feet and date from 1876-1963. Found within the papers are biographical materials on Thomas Dewing; personal correspondence from Dewing, his wife Maria Oakey, and other family members; writings; printed materials; and photographs of Dewing, his family, and his work.

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Creators:
Kind, Phyllis, 1933-2018
McElhinney, James, 1952-
Dates:
2007 March 28-May 11
Size:
2 Items (sound files (1 hr., 39 min.) Audio, digital, wav)
23 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kind07
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview with Phyllis Kind, conducted 2007 March 28-May 11, by James McElhinney, for the Archives of American Art at Kind's home in New York, New York.

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Reinhardt, Ad, 1913-1967
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
Dates:
circa 1964
Size:
53 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.reinha64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ad Reinhardt conducted circa 1964, by Harlan Phillips, for the Archives of American Art.

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Dolinsky, Nathan, 1890-
Dates:
1971
Size:
3 Items (Partially microfilmed on 1 reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.dolinath
Repository:
Archives of American Art

3 untranscribed cassettes of Dolinsky's recollections of his art career. Present on the tape are Barry Downes, interviewer; Blossom Dolinsky, Dolinsky's wife; and Virginia Downes, Barry's mother. The microfilm contains notes for the interview; 5 clippings; and an exhibition announcement.

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Creators:
Hopkins, Peter, 1911-1999
Dates:
1823-2001
bulk 1935-1994
Size:
2.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.hopkpete
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Peter Hopkins papers measure 2.4 linear feet and date from 1823-2001, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1935-1994. Writings, letters and diaries make up most of the collection. Printed materials relate to exhibitions of Hopkins' artwork and theatrical performances of his wife, Gertrude Beach Hopkins. There also are writings by both Hopkins and his wife that appeared in the Christian Science Monitor. Of particular interest is a group of vintage family photographs and family papers dating from the 19th century, as well as diaries Hopkins kept while traveling and working in a mental hospital in inland China in the mid 1930s.

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Bishop, Isabel, 1902-1988
Nadelman, Cynthia
Dates:
1987 November 12-December 11
Size:
130 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bishop87
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Isabel Bishop conducted 1987 November 12-December 11, by Cynthia Nadelman, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Jaffe, Shirley, 1923-2016
Berman, Avis
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project
Dates:
2010 Sept. 27-28
Size:
1 Item (Sound recording, master: 1 compact disc, 3 WMA files (4 hr., 28 min.), digital, 2 5/8 in.)
94 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.jaffe10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Shirley Jaffe conducted 2010 Sept. 27 and 28, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Jaffe's studio, in Paris, France.

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