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Chuck and Jan Rosenak research material, ca. 1938-2003

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Creator:
Rosenak, Chuck, 1927-
Rosenak, Jan, 1930-
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
17.6 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
The Chuck and Jan Rosenak research material dates from circa 1938-2003 and measures 17.6 linear feet. The collection contains correspondence, writings, notes, printed matter, tape-recorded interviews of artists, and photographs and slides of artists and artwork. The records document the Rosenak's research and collecting trips in the United States, often to isolated locales, in pursuit of new art and insights for their writing projects. The collection relates primarily to their research for "Museum of American Folk Art Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century American Folk Art and Artists," "The People Speak: Navajo Folk Art," "Contemporary American Folk Art: A Collector's Guide,"and "The Saint Makers: Contemporary Santeras y Santeros" and are an important source of information on Twentieth-Century folk art.
Citation:
Chuck and Jan Rosenak research material, ca. 1938-2003. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Chuck (1927- ) and Jan Rosenak (1930-) are art collectors and writers from Tesuque, N.M.
Provenance:
Donated 1998-1999 by Chuck and Jan Rosenak.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art
Artists
Folk art
Folk art
Folk artists
Interviews
Navajo Indians
Navajo Indians
Photographs
Santeros
Slides (photographs)
Sound recordings
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5540
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216437
AAA_collcode_rosechuc
Theme:
Latino and Latin American
The Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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