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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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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:
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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Women's Caucus for Art
Dates:
1969-1978
Size:
1 microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.womecaua
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of material submitted by 46 African American artists to the National Women's Caucus for Art for the unrealized Contemporary Afro-American Women Artists exhibition. Materials include biographical information, statements about their art, photographs of the women and their work, and printed material. Artists include...

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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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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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Creators:
Panofsky, Erwin, 1892-1968
Dates:
1930-1960
Size:
8 Items ((microfilmed on one reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.panoerwl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from Erwin Panofsky to art historians Wolfgang Stechow (1930-1931) and Lili Fröhlich-Bum (1931); and to art librarian at the Brooklyn Museum, William B. Walker (1960). The letters to Stechow were written as Stechow was preparing a review of Panofsky's book, Hercules am Scheidewege und andere anitike Bildstoffe inder neueren Kunst, and provi...

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Creators:
Peale, Mary Jane, 1827-1902
Copper, James C.
Dates:
1854 April 28
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pealmary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter concerning Copper's gift to Peale of Rembrandt Peale's painting "Rubens Peale with a Geranium," which had been presented to Copper when it was painted. The letter has been annotated by Mary Jane Peale and is accompanied by the Charles Willson Peale Papers' transcript.

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Creators:
David Gallery
Dates:
1963-1982
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.davigall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

REEL 3100: Exhibition announcements, 1965-1971.

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Creators:
Leach, Alice Frye, 1857-1943
Dates:
1870-1937
Size:
0.7 Linear feet ((26 items on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.leacalic
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An unpublished biographical sketch written by Leach's daughter Catherine Leach; photocopies of exhibition catalogs, 1935 and 1937; a photograph of Leach at her easel, 1938; photographs of her paintings, annotated by her daughter, and of her home in Chesnut Hill, Massachusetts, which she designed; 2 pencil sketches of her daughters; 4 watercolor ske...

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