Interviews of artists and architects associated with the National Academy of Design, 1926-1927
Lockman, DeWitt McClellan, 1870-1957
Jones, Francis Coates
Williams, Frederick Ballard
De Haven, Franklin
Dessar, Louis Paul
Weinman, Adolph A. (Adolph Alexander)
Low, Will Hicok
Paddock, Willard Dryden
Paxton, William McGregor
Clinedinst, B. West (Benjamin West),
Potthast, Edward Henry
Blashfield, Edwin Howland
Brown, Roy H.
Snell, Henry Bayley
MacNeil, Hermon Atkins
Browne, George Elmer
Derrick, William Rowell
Hubbell, Henry Salem
Swartwout, R. E. (Robert Egerton)
Fry, Sherry Edmundson
Rittenberg, Henry R.
Abbey, Edwin Austin
Neilson, Raymond P. R. (Raymond Perry Rodgers),
Weldon, Charles D.
Hawthorne, Charles Webster
Olinsky, Ivan G. (Ivan Gregorewitch)
Bell, Edward August
Cole, Alphaeus Philemon
Howe, William Henry
Watrous, Harry W. (Harry Willson)
Aitken, Robert Ingersoll
Vonnoh, Bessie Potter
Hyde, William H. (William Henry),
Vonnoh, Robert William
Mora, F. Luis (Francis Luis)
Palmer, Walter Launt
Calder, Alexander Stirling
Roth, Frederick G.
Dewing, Thomas Wilmer
Brunner, Arnold W. (Arnold William),
Whittemore, William J.
Sartain, John W.
Kline, William Fair
Mowbray, Harry Siddons
MacMonnies, Frederick William
Couse, E. Irving (Eanger Irving)
Flagg, Jared B. (Jared Bradley)
Dunsmore, John Ward
Chapman, Carlton T. (Carlton Theodore)
Wiles, Irving Ramsay
Newell, G. Glenn (George Glenn),
Kieth, Dora Wheeler
Flannagan, John Bernard
Nisbet, Robert H.
Curran, Charles C. (Charles Courtney),
Rungius, Carl Clemens Moritz
Jewett, William S. (Smith),
French, Daniel Chester
National Academy of Design (U.S.)
Place of publication, production, or execution:
3 microfilm reels.
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The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Transcripts and handwritten drafts of interviews of 86 artists and architects associated with the National Academy of Design, conducted by Lockman. Also included are a few biographical sketches.
Interviewees include: Mrs. Edwin Austin Abbey, Wayman Adams, Robert I. Aiken, Ernest Albert, Alonzo R. Beal, Edward A. Bell, Edwin H. Blashfield, Roy H. Brown, George E. Browne, Arnold Brunner, Alexander S. Calder, Carleton T. Chapman, Benjamin West Clinedinst, Alphaeus Cole, Timothy Cole, Irving E. Couse, Robert B. Crane, Charles C. Curran, B. Franklin De Haven, William R. Derrick, Louis P. Dessar, Thomas W. Dewing, Frederick I. Dielman, Edward Dufner, John W. Dunsmore, Jared B. Flagg, John G. Flanagan, August R. Franzen, Daniel C. French, Sherry E. Fry, Edward Gay, Cass Gilbert, Walter Granville-Smith, Chester Harding, Childe Hassam, Charles W. Hawthorne, William H. Howe, Henry S. Hubbell, William H. Hyde, William S. Jewett, Francis C. Jones, Dora Wheeler Kieth, William Fair Kline, Jonas Lie, Louis Loeb, Will H. Low, Edward McCartan, Frederick MacMonnies, Herman A. MacNeil, Gari Melchers, Francis Luis Mora, H. Siddons Mowbray, Raymond P. R. Neilson, George G. Newell,Robert H. Nisbet,
Ivan G. Olinsky, Willard Dryden Paddock, Walter L. Palmer, Arthur Parton, William McGregor Paxton, Ernest C. Peixotto, Joseph Pennell, Edward H. Potthast, Henry Prellwitz, Wilhelm F. Ritschel, Henry Rittenberg, Frederick Roth, Carl Rungius, Emily Sartain, John Sartain, William Sartain, Henry B. Snell, Robert Spencer, Egerton Swartwout, Douglas Volk, Bessie & Robert Vonnoh, Horatio Walker, Harry Watrous, Adolph Weinman, Charles D. Weldon, William Whittemore, Irving Wiles, Frederick B. Williams, and Cullen Yates.
Interviews of artists and architects associated with the National Academy of Design, 1926-1927. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 502-504 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals and microfilm master negative in New York Historical Society, Manuscript Division.
DeWitt Lockman was a portrait painter, New York, N.Y. He studied in Europe, 1891-1892 and 1901-1902; a pupil of James H. Beard, Nelson N. Bickford and William Sartain; and was president of the National Academy of Design and records secretary of the New York Historical Society.
Lent 1973 by the New York Historical Society.
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