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Creators:
Freeman, Phyllis
Dates:
1966-1997
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.freephyl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research materials assembled by Phyllis Freeman, on the subject of 20th century artists' manifestos. Files include research correspondence, mss. drafts of the monograph (never published), "Manifestos in the Visual Arts: Programs and Movements Since 1900," and eight feet of subject files, covering movements and groups such as Abstract Expressionism,...

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Creators:
Roberts, Colette, 1910-
Dates:
1918-1971
Size:
10.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.robecoli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City and Paris art historian, educator, and gallerist Colette Roberts measure 10.2 linear feet and date from 1918 to 1971. Papers include correspondence, writings, teaching records, project proposals, gallery records from Grand Central Moderns Gallery, clippings, Roberts' printed articles, press releases, exhibition catalogs, posters, photographs, and a few works of art on paper. Also found are 124 interviews with contemporary artists conducted by Roberts.

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Creators:
Sturtevant, Elaine
Hainley, Bruce
Lobel, Michael
Dates:
2007 July 25-26
Size:
71 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.sturte07
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Elaine Sturtevant conducted 2007 July 25-26, by Bruce Hainley and Michael Lobel, for the Archives of American Art, at the Archives of American Art, in New York, New York.

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Creators:
San Francisco Art Association
Dates:
1871-1978
bulk 1871-1920
Size:
9 Microfilm reels
9 Sound cassettes (Sound recordings)
Collection ID:
AAA.sanfraaa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily records of the San Francisco Art Association (1871-1920), but also of the California School of Design (1873-1905) (briefly called the Mark Hopkins Institute of Art in 1893), the Palace of Fine Arts (1915-1945), The Western Round Table on Modern Art (1949), the San Francisco Art Institute (1911-1978), the San Francisco Museum of Art (1921-...

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Creators:
Smithsonian American Art Museum. Office of the Director
Dates:
2002-2007
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of the exhibition records of Elizabeth Broun, Director, Smithsonian American Art Museum (SAAM), 1989- . SAAM exhibitions covered include: Eadweard Muybridge: The Central American Journey and William Wegman - Funny/Strange. Renwick Gallery exhibitions covered include: Ruth Duckworth, Modernist Sculptor; High Fiber; ...

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Creators:
National Air and Space Museum, Dept. of Aeronautics
Dates:
1989-1991
Size:
0.25 cu. ft. (1 half document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-172
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting the planning, design, and execution of the exhibition "Modern Turbine Engines." Materials include correspondence, memoranda, label script, notes, a floor plan, and related materials.

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National Museum of Natural History. Department of Paleobiology
Dates:
1959-1971
Size:
0.38 cu. ft. (4 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Accession 84-164
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of blueprints, plans, and photographs of Hall 5, "Age of Mammals," and the Dinosaur Hall in the National Museum of Natural History (NMNH). Most of the blueprints concern the "Modernization of Exhibits" projects at NMNH.

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Creators:
Goddard, Robert Hutchings, 1882-1945
Dates:
1916-1946
Size:
1.04 cu. ft. (2 document boxes) (2 microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7090
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Robert Hutchings Goddard (1882-1945), a pioneer in modern rocket research, was aided by the Smithsonian Institution at an early and crucial point in his work. This collection consists of copies of letters from Goddard to the Smithsonian Institution.

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Creators:
Foshag, William F. (William Frederick), 1894-1956
Dates:
1930s
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 81-070
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of manuscripts and published materials on mineralogical studies in modern Mexico, gems, clay, and geology in general created and collected by William F. Foshag. Also included are maps.

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Creators:
Marsh, Fred Dana, 1872-1961
Dates:
[undated]
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.marsfred
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A 4 p. letter to "My dear Albert [Sterner?]," describing a show where Marsh did not sell anything, but appreciated the opportunity to see all works together; and an 8 p. letter to an unidentified person describing Marsh's painting motifs, and stating that it is Marsh's object to show "the noble side of modern industry."

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