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Creators:
Kerr, Florence
Phillips, Harlan B. (Harlan Buddington), 1920-
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1963 Oct. 18-Oct. 31
Size:
5 Items (Sound recording: 5 sound files (5 hr., 5 min.), digital, wav file)
207 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.kerr63
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Florence Kerr conducted by Harlan Phillips between 1963 Oct. 18-Oct. 31 for the Archives of American Art New Deal and the Arts Project.

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Creators:
Hutchinson, Louise Daniel, interviewee
Dates:
1987
Size:
4 audiotapes (Reference copies).
Collection ID:
Record Unit 9558
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

The Smithsonian Institution Archives began its Oral History Program in 1973. The purpose of the program is to supplement the written documentation of the Archives' record and manuscript collections with an Oral History Collection, focusing on the history of the Institution, research by its scholars, and contributions of its staff. Program ...

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Dates:
1865–1869
Size:
23,105 digital files
Collection ID:
NMAAHC.FB.M1055
Repository:
National Museum of African American History and Culture

The collection is comprised of digital surrogates previously available on the 21 rolls of microfilm described in the NARA publication M1055. These digital surrogates reproduced the records of the Assistant Commissioner for the District of Columbia, Bureau of Refugees, Freedmen, and Abandoned Lands, 1865–69. The records consist of 42 bound volumes and 18 feet of unbound documents. The bound volumes include letters and endorsements sent, registers of letters received, and special orders issued. The unbound letters consist primarily of letters and reports received.

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Dates:
1940-1942
Size:
0.3 Linear feet ((on partial micrfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.michart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Financial documents; project statistics; descriptions of programs; letters to Charles Pollock; a clipping about Pollock's mural in Lansing, Michigan; photographs of artists: Clivia Calder, Samuel Cashwan, and Frank Casava with their works; and photographs of works of art by Marvin Beerbohm, David Fredenthal, Walter Speck, and Edgar Yaeger.[Microfil...

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Creators:
Schwartz, Kit
Dates:
1977-1978
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schwkit
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A compendium of interviews for a project created by Kit Schwartz consisting of responses by 45 artists to the statement "People who live in glass houses should not throw stones" and responses from 90 artists to the question "Describe yourself as a person." Materials include sound recordings and corresponding transcripts of each response in two scra...

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Creators:
Norton, John Warner, 1876-1934
Dates:
1893-1954
Size:
200 Items (Ca. 200 items (on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.nortjohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence, sketches and sketchbooks, printed material, writings and photographs.

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Creators:
Kendall, William Sergeant, 1869-1938
Dates:
1900-1936
Size:
0.2 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.kendwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Biographical accounts, letters (1931-1936), notes, writings, a watercolor sketch, clippings (1913-1934); an exhibition catalog, and photographs of works of art.

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Creators:
Eaton, Charles James Madison, 1808-1893
Powers, Hiram, 1805-1873
Dates:
1845-1867
Size:
21 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.eatochar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Nineteen letters from Hiram Powers in Florence to Eaton, 1845-1867, concerning: the future of the Fine Arts in America; sculpture for the Capitol building; government patronage and politics; his commissions for portrait busts and ideal figures; his biographer, C.E. Lester, whom Powers rejects as "a scroundrel capable of any amount of falsehood"; th...

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Creators:
Baum, Don, 1922-
Dates:
circa 1940-2004
Size:
6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.baumdon
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files on artwork by Baum, exhibition and loan files, photographs of artwork by others, personal correspondence, and an audio recording.

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Creators:
Cheney, Ednah Dow Littlehale, 1824-1904
Dates:
1848-1897
Size:
125 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.chenedna
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers gathered by Ednah Cheney, wife of Seth Wells Cheney, for her memoirs of the two brothers, Seth and John Cheney, prominent 19th century engravers, composed of correspondence, clippings, notes, lists, a diary, and family photographs.

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