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Dates:
1954-2004
Size:
17 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 06-090
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records which document the administration of the Archives of American Art (AAA) during the tenures of Edgar Preston Richardson, 1954-1964; William E. Woolfenden, 1964-1983; Richard N. Murray, 1983-1988; John A. Fleckner (Acting Director), 1987-1988; Susan A. Hamilton (Acting Director), 1988-1990; and Richard J. ...

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Dates:
circa 1960-1992
Size:
31 cu. ft. (31 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 403
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records focus almost exclusively on the operations of the Archives of American Art after its transfer to the Smithsonian Institution in 1970, with only a few inclusions from its earlier days. The materials document the work of the central AAA office in Washington, D.C., and include records of Richard N. Murray, Director, 1983-1987; ...

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Creators:
Lochrie, Elizabeth Davey, 1890-1981
Ashton, Ruth
Dates:
1954 June
Size:
3 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.lochri54
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Elizabeth D. Lochrie conducted in 1954 June, by Ruth Ashton, of CBS.

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Creators:
Stryker, Roy Emerson, 1893-1975
Dates:
circa 1960 Jan
Size:
3 Sound tapes (7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.stryroyl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Stryker talks with an unidentified interviewer about his work for the Farm Security Administration and its photographic activities during the Great Depression.

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Creators:
Wright, Brooks, 1922-
Dates:
1890-1978
Size:
2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.wrigbroo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Research for Wright's biography of Arthur B. Davies, THE ARTIST AND THE UNICORN (1978) including: correspondence, 1966-1978, with Davies's daughter Ronnie Owen, Davies's model Wreath Mason and others; photocopies of letters, 1890-1967, to and from Arthur B. Davies, Davies family members and others, gathered by Wright from public and private sources...

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Creators:
Yoors, Jan
Dates:
1956-1978
Size:
0.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.yoorjan
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Copies of letters; photographs of Yoors; catalogs, announcements, and other printed material; film production manual and book, "Only One New York" (Simon & Schuster, 1965) containing photographs by Yoors; manuscripts of Yoors's books, "Gypsies of Spain," "The Gypsies," and "Crossing"; color slides of Yoors's work; contact sheets; drawings on index ...

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Creators:
Phillips, Margot
Dates:
[ca. 1972]
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.philmargo
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Untranscribed interviews conducted by Margot Phillips of, or about, Maine artists. Interviewees include: Conol C. Clark, John and Helen Dirks, Dewitt Hardy, Elyot Henderson, Roby Littlefield, Harmon Neill, Chris Ritter, Alden F. Shum and David Woodbury (2 interviews) regarding his father Charles H. Woodbury.

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Woolfenden, William E. (William Edward), 1918-1995
Dates:
1938-1967
Size:
0.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.woolwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Primarily photographs of works exhibited in Michigan Artist Craftsmen exhibits at the Detroit Institute of Arts, 1950-1956, and Designer Craftsmen U.S.A. 1953 for which Woolfenden was a juror. Many of the photographs have labels identifying the museum holding the work, the artists' name, and year exhibiting. Some printed material, notecards and oth...

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Creators:
Kupferman, Lawrence Edward, 1909-1982
Dates:
1941-1971
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 7 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.kupflawr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Typescripts of 2 incomplete novels; exhibition material; photographs and slides; and a career outline.

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Creators:
Wehr, Wesley, 1929-2004
Kingsbury, Martha, 1941-
Dates:
1983 May 26-September 22
Size:
109 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wehr83
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Wesley C. Wehr conducted 1983 May 26 - September 22, by Martha Kingsbury, for the Archives of American Art's Northwest Oral History Project in Seattle, Washington.

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