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Creators:
National Collection of Fine Arts. Office of the Director
Dates:
1964-1969
Size:
5.29 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes) (3 12x17 boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 320
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of memoranda and correspondence pertaining to the various programs carried out by Special Services; NCFA art collection material; exhibition material; lecture materials; budget; reports; staff biographies; newspaper clippings; magazine articles; radio and television material; tour information; and information on the White...

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Creators:
Beck, Walter, 1864-1954
Dates:
1913-1918
Size:
0.5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.beckotto
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters from John S. Mosby about Beck's painting of Mosby with his Civil War Cavalry unit, and a rough sketch of the painting; Beck's 1913 daily calendar; a collection of signatures; notes; Beck's World War I veterans pin; and a scrapbook of portraits of Civil War soldiers by Beck, comprising photographs and details on each work.

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Creators:
Huck, Peggy, d. 1996
Dates:
1931-1996
Size:
4.2 Linear feet
1 Volume (Painter's Primer: . (101 p.))
Collection ID:
AAA.huckpegg
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letters, journals, diaries, calendars, address books, photographs, clippings, exhibition catalogs, as well as manuscripts and translations of Hans Hofmann's "Painter's Primer"; Hofmann's lectures at Berkeley, 1931 and notebooks of his critiques, 1945-1947 (transcribed by Tina Dickey); and an interview of Huck conducted by Tina Dickey, Mar. 23, 1991...

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Creators:
Manship, Paul, 1885-1966
Dates:
1863-1965
Size:
0.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.manspaup
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; writings; family records; photographs; calender notebooks; and clippings.

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Creators:
Nutting, Myron Chester, 1890-1972
Nutting, Muriel Leone Tyler, b. 1892
Dates:
1890-1972
Size:
6 Linear feet ((1,022 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.nuttmyro
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers record activities of the Nuttings during their time in Europe in the 1920s where they knew James and Nora Joyce. Included are: correspondence; diaries (11 vols.), 1956-1972; 825 sketches and drawings by Myron; 61 sketchbooks; 130 photographs of the Nuttings, of their studio, and of Myron's work; 5 photograph albums; a 1936 calendar; 2 no...

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Creators:
Needham, Charles Austin, 1844-1922
Dates:
1822-1918
Size:
28 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.needchar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

3 letters to and from family members; family records of births, deaths and marriages; a sketchbook and 3 loose sketches; 3 photographs identified as George G. Needham; a handmade book of verses, by Charles Needham, "Somewhere in Old New York," 1918; calendar notes containing biographical information and important events; 2 exhibition announcements ...

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Creators:
Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. Education Department
Dates:
1990-2015
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 18-081
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of records documenting public programs at the Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum. The museum was renamed from the Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum in 2014. Materials include events programs, mailings, pamphlets, calendars, program descriptions, speaker biographies, photographs of events, clippings, and p...

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Creators:
Davidson, Nancy, 1943-
Dates:
1970s-2016
Size:
5 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.davinanc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York based interdisciplinary artist Nancy Davidson measure 5 linear feet and date from 1970s-2016. The collection includes biographical material, correspondence, illustrated notebooks and notes, gallery and exhibition files, printed material, photographic material, and two sketchbooks. Nearly one linear foot of correspondence arranged chronologically is both personal and professional. Notable correspondents include Michiko Itatani, Joyce Kozloff, Eunice Lipton, Sabra Moore, and Nancy Spero. Galleries and museums include Marianne Denson Gallery; Museum of Contemporary, Chicago; N.A.M.E. Gallery, of which Davidson was an artist member; the Walker Art Center; and White Columns. Over thirty notebooks capture Davidson's work process, evolution of ideas, related sketches in pen and pencil, reflections from readings and lectures, and notes from critiques with fellow artists Rosemary Mayer, Joyce Kozloff, Ray Yoshida, and Richard Halstead. A large sequence of printed material includes announcements, books, bulletins, newsletters, calendars, clippings, exhibition catalogs, periodicals, press releases, programs, and a few other items of printed matter relating to Davidson's professional career.

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Creators:
Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Dates:
1937-1992
Size:
4 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.lawrjaco2
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection documents the artistic and teaching career of African American painter Jacob Lawrence. Included are biographical materials and awards; correspondence; writings and speeches by Lawrence, 1947-1962, and writings about Lawrence; photographs; scattered financial material, 1941-1957; and printed materials. Correspondence dat...

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Creators:
Hirshhorn, Joseph H.
Dates:
circa 1926-1982 and undated
Size:
29.78 cu. ft. (27 record storage boxes) (1 document box) (3 16x20 boxes) (3 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 7449
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This finding aid was digitized with funds generously provided by the Smithsonian Institution Women's Committee.

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