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Creators:
Schoener, Jason
Dates:
1952-1996
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((144 items))
Collection ID:
AAA.schojaso
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence (143 letters, 1952-1988, many addressed to Jason and Virginia) includes 85 letters from Schoener's uncle, William Zorach and his wife Marguerite, discussing daily events, family matters, and offering advice on Schoener's carreer. There is also a letter from Max Weber thanking Schoener for the handmade cufflinks "that were made by one...

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Creators:
Walker, Roy, 1910-2006
Lukens, Glen
Dates:
circa 1930-1945
Size:
0.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.walkroy
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Glen Luken letters to Roy Walker measure 0.4 linear feet and date from circa 1930- 1945. Included are approximately 150 letters from ceramic artist Glen Lukens to Roy Walker. The letters were written during the time that Lukens became head of the art department at University of Southern California in 1936. They also document Lukens' travels to Mexi...

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Creators:
Wilson, Charis, 1914-2009
Dates:
1937-1941
Size:
1 Reel (ca. 125 items (on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wilschar
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence between Edward Weston and Charis Wilson and publishing companies regarding requests to publish photographs and articles; a photograph of Charis Wilson by William Holgers; a typescript of Wilson's "Journal of Guggenheim Year 1937-1938" describing the Westons' Guggenheim sponsored tour photographing California. The journal is dated fro...

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Creators:
Wessels, Glenn A. (Glenn Anthony), 1895-
Ferbraché, Lewis
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project
Dates:
1964 February 14
Size:
54 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.wessel64
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Glenn Anthony Wessels conducted 1964 February 14, by Lewis Ferbraché, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Freda, David C., 1953-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2009 Apr. 16-17
Size:
112 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.freda09
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of David C. Freda conducted 2009 April 16-17, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Freda's studio, in San Clemente, California.

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Creators:
Sacramento Art Center
Dates:
1937-1941
Size:
2 Items (partial microfilm reels)
Collection ID:
AAA.sacrart
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; clippings; writings; reports; photographs; radio script; catalogs; and copy of a WPA Technical Series Art Circular No. 1, FEDERAL SPONSORED COMMUNITY ART CENTERS, October 8, 1937.

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Creators:
Bengston, Billy Al
Larsen, Susan C.
Dates:
1980 September 9
Size:
38 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.bengst80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Billy Al Bengston conducted 1980 September 9, by Susan Larsen, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Chipp, Herschel Browning
Dates:
1964-1974
Size:
300 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.chiphers
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers of curator Herschel Browning Chipp concern the provenance, conservation, publication and exhibition of the painting "Washington rallying the troops at Monmouth," 1854, by Emanuel Gottlieb Leutze, owned by the University of California, Berkeley, University Art Museum.

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Creators:
Strong, Ray, 1905-2006
Karlstrom, Paul J.
Dates:
1993 September 14
Size:
31 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.strong93
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Ray Strong conducted 1993 September 14, by Paul Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art, at the artist's studio, in Santa Barbara, California. Strong discusses his family background and early art education; his move to San Francisco and contact with Jimmy Swinnerton, Maynard Dixon, and Frank Van Sloun; studying at California Sch...

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Creators:
Maruyama, Wendy, 1952-
Riedel, Mija, 1958-
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America
Dates:
2010 March 5-6
Size:
80 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.maruya10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Wendy Maruyama conducted 2010 March 5 and 6, by Mija Riedel, for the Archives of American Art's Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America, at Maruyama's home and studio, in San Diego, California.

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