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Creators:
Booth, George G. (George Gough), b. 1864
Cranbrook Academy of Art
Cranbrook Foundation
Dates:
1900-1955
Size:
2,185 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.bootgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence relating primarily to the Cranbrook Academy and Cranbrook School, and some to the Detroit School of Design, the Detroit Institute of Art, the Art Alliance of America, and the American Federation of Arts; a history of Cranbrook by Booth; a diary and visitors' book; Booth's proposal for an Academy of Art and one for the reorganization ...

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Creators:
Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879
Dates:
[ca.1873-1898]
Size:
10 Items ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.huntwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters, 6 photographs; and 2 catalogs.

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Creators:
Schwartz, William S. (William Samuel), 1896-1977
Dates:
1921-1967
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 8 reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.schwwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, photographs, exhibition catalogs, and printed materials.

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Creators:
Peterson, Robert Verne
Dates:
1964-1994
Size:
2 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 95-001
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

Robert Verne Peterson was born in 1928 and received his PhD in Entomology from the University of Utah in 1958. This accession consists of his correspondence while a member of the Systematic Entomology Laboratory of the United States Department of Agriculture which is at National Museum of Natural History. Correspondence concerns identification...

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Creators:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Dates:
circa 1963-1964
Size:
14 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters (1963-1964) from Forrest Bess to L.E. and Patricia Cooke, concerning a Bess painting they posessed, Carl Jung, and the reactions of the unconscious to Bess' works, accompanied by slides of two paintings.

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Creators:
Robert E. and Evelyn McKee Foundation
Dates:
1916-1984
Size:
3 microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.robee
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Material regarding the McKee art collection primararily paintings by artists of New Mexico. Included are: inventory files of paintings, 1944-1983 & undated, including letters, receipts and catalogs; files, undated and 1957, concerning rare books donated by the McKee Foundation to New Mexico A & M College Library; and artist and gallery files, 1916-...

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National Zoological Park
Dates:
1887-1976
Size:
19.03 cu. ft. (2 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (1 16x20 box) (44 5x8 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 386
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records document the manual record keeping system that tracked the animal collections at the National Zoological Park (NZP) before the introduction of the International Species Information System (ISIS) in 1975. Included are accession cards and ledgers containing the accession number, common and scientific name, date of accession (whethe...

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Dates:
1902
Size:
2 copy prints
Collection ID:
NAA.PhotoLot.R76-139
Repository:
National Anthropological Archives

Photographs depicting the International Congress of Americanists at Fort Ancient, Ohio. One photograph includes identifications of those pictured.

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Creators:
Rhoden, John (John W), 1918-
Dates:
1940-1968
Size:
1 microfilm reel (60 items on partial microfilm reel)
Collection ID:
AAA.rhodjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection of the papers of African American sculptor John W. Rhoden contain correspondence, exhibition catalogs, biographical material, clippings, a scrapbook, personal photographs, and photographs of Rhoden's work.

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Creators:
Oakley, Thornton, 1881-1953
Dates:
1919-1953
Size:
1.4 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.oaklthop
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Oakley's research material on illustrator, Howard Pyle. Also includes other artists letters collected by Oakley. Letters from Pyle to Oakley discuss illustrations, sales, exhibitions and social engagements. There are also letters from various members of the Pyle family, including his wife Anne; from Pyle's students and artists discussing Pyle and t...

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