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Creators:
Benson, J. L. (Jack Leonard)
Dates:
ca. 1985
Size:
0.25 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bensj
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Unpublished manuscripts, undated: "William Merritt Post: A Painter of Light in the Marshes" and "The Earliest Drawings of William Merritt Post, both containing photographs to illustrate the text; and biographical notes on Post. Also included are photocopies of 2 articles by Post, 1909 and 1910.

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Creators:
Soyer, Moses, 1899-1974
Dates:
[undated]
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.soyemosl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Letter to Herbert S. Schimmel on the subject of the avant-garde and critics, in which Soyer points out that the materials of the Abstract Expressionists are so perishable that the art may not stand the test of time. He recalls the unembellished beauty of unframed and unstretched paintings by Rembrandt, Corot, and Van Gogh, and asks how the canvasse...

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Creators:
Warr, George
Dates:
1897 Nov. 1
Size:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.warrgeor
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter to Warr from Leslie Stephen, father of Virginia Woolf, regarding Virginia's study of classical literature with Warr. Stephen tells Warr that his daughter "has been in a very nervous state...and has given me some anxiety...I should be grateful if you would just remember to let her off with light work."

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Creators:
Tacha, Athena, 1936-
Dates:
1960-2019
Size:
36.1 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.tachathe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of sculptor and educator, Athena Tacha, measure 36.1 linear feet and date from 1960-2019. Material primarily relates to Tacha's public projects and research files compiled by Tacha, related to her publications and involvement on various committees, panels, and symposia. Included are proposals; correspondence; meeting minutes; sketches; f...

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Creators:
Ferber, Herbert, 1906-1991
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994
Dates:
1962
Size:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recordings, 5 in.)
7 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.ferber62
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Herbert Ferber conducted by Dorothy Seckler in 1962 for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
International Harvester Company
Dates:
1931
Size:
2 Items (film reels (ca. 15 min.), si., b&w, 35 mm.)
Collection ID:
AAA.inteharv
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Footage of plaster model for statue, standing figure, somewhat larger than life, in Brcin's studio in Chicago, from various angles and in different lights. Brcin working on clay details. Casters applying mold; removing mold in sections. Breaking up mold, revealing finished plaster cast, particularly the head.

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Creators:
Jonson, Raymond, 1891-1982
Platt, Susan Noyes, 1945-
Dates:
1980 Aug. 9
Size:
2 Sound cassettes (Sound recording)
50 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.jonson80
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Raymond Jonson conducted 1980 Aug. 9, by Susan Platt, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Center for Museum Studies
Dates:
1987-1996
Size:
4 cu. ft. (4 record storage boxes)
Collection ID:
Accession 97-082
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of files of the visiting professional program; correspondence with professional and various experts in museum issues; memoranda; audience course outlines; workshop evaluations; and records pertaining to registration methods, photographic methods for museum personnel, museum security, fire, safety and health programs ...

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Creators:
Bob & Bob
Shishim, Francis
Velik, Paul
Dates:
1968-2017
Size:
5.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bobbob
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of performance artists Francis Shishim and Paul Velik known as Bob & Bob measure 5.4 linear feet and date from 1975-2017. Included is material related to their performance art as Bob & Bob consisting of project files, correspondence with friends and correspondence between Shishim and Velik, photographs and slides of Bob & Bob and of perf...

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Creators:
Hunt, William Morris, 1824-1879
Dates:
[ca.1873-1898]
Size:
10 Items ((on 3 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.huntwill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Two letters, 6 photographs; and 2 catalogs.

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