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Creators:
Plastic Club (Philadelphia, Pa.)
Dates:
1897-1972
Size:
2 Reels (ca. 1000 items (on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.plasclub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Constitution and by-laws; an undated membership list; membership certificates; correspondence with Cecilia Beaux, Elliott Daingerfield, Joseph Pennell, officers of the club, and others; a visitor's register; bookplates; exhibition catalogs; annual reports; a photograph album; and ten scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, letters and miscell...

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Asian American Arts and Media, Inc. (Washington, D.C.)
Dates:
1982-1997
Size:
0.01 Linear feet (1 folder)
Collection ID:
ACMA.06-089
Repository:
Anacostia Community Museum Archives

Asian American Arts and Media, Inc., collection, which dates from 1982 to 1997 and measures .01 linear feet, documents an early era of Asian American art activism in the Washington, DC metropolitan area. The collection includes flyers, photo postcards, clippings and newsletters, which highlight the organizations' activities aimed "to promote more p...

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Creators:
Schoppe, Palmer, 1912-2001
Dates:
[ca. 1920]-2001
Size:
7.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.schopalm
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Exhibition catalogs which include Schoppe from the E. Weyhe Galleries, 1936, Los Angeles Art Association, 1941 and the Denver Art Museum 49th annual, 1943; printed material on the Chouinard Art Institute, including a summer bulletin, 1940, 3 catalogs, ca. 1940s, and 1 for the Chouinard School of Motion Picture Arts;a publicity book, published mater...

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Mid-America College Art Association
Dates:
1980 Oct. 24
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes)
Collection ID:
AAA.midacoll
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A panel discussion held at the 44th annual Mid-America College Art Association Conference. The participants speak of the history of folk art in Texas. The panelists are: Mimi Crossley, Cecilia Steinfeld, Murray Smither, and Robert Wade. The panel was moderated by Gaye Hall.

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Alternative Museum (New York, N.Y.)
Dates:
[circa 1975-2001]
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.altemuse
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Board of Director's files, printed material, writings, correspondence, newsletters, photographs and slides, and miscellany regarding the foundation and history of The Alternative Museum in New York. Printed material includes exhibition announcements, press releases, reviews, catalogs, calendars of events, photocopies of exhibition press clippings a...

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Creators:
Scarab Club
Dates:
1910-1959
Size:
0.6 Linear feet ((on 4 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.scarclub
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Organizational records; financial records; printed materials; metal printing block engraved with club logo for stationery; club publications; and scrapbooks of exhibition materials, clippings, invitations, photographs and memorabilia.

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Creators:
Pemberton, Murdock, b. 1888
Dates:
1947-1955
Size:
8 Items ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.pembmurd
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters to Pemberton from Alexander Calder, September 19, 1947 and September 15, 1955; one letter, dated 5 April, from Arthur Dove; two undated letters from Jean Lurcat; two undated letters from Henry Varnum Poor; and a 1949 exhibition catalog, "Philharmonic-Symphony Painters Club First Annual Exhibition," with an introduction by Pemberton.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Dates:
July 3-7, 1968
Size:
1 Cubic foot (approximate)
Collection ID:
CFCH.SFF.1968
Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections

The Smithsonian Institution Festival of American Folklife, held annually since 1967 on the National Mall in Washington, D.C., was renamed the Smithsonian Folklife Festival in 1998. The materials collected here document the planning, production, and execution of the annual Festival, produced by the Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage (1999-present) and its predecessor offices (1967-1999). An overview of the entire Festival records group is available here: Smithsonian Folklife Festival records.

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

Material submitted by 46 African American artists to the National Women's Caucus for Art, containing biographical information, statements about their art, photographs of the women and their work, and printed material.

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Creators:
Ewing, Louie H., 1908-1983
Dates:
[ca. 1940]-1982
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 800 items (on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.ewinloui
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers chiefly concern the career of Louie H. Ewing, and are composed of biographical and professional material, with many examples of commissioned works of art. Also includes material relating to the Santa Fe artistic community.

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