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James Brooks Christmas card to Dorothy Canning Miller

Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1969
Topic:
Holidays  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)12434
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Dorothy C. Miller papers, 1853-2013, bulk 1920-1996
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_12434
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Oral history interview with James Brooks, 1965 June 10 and June 12

Interviewee:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Interviewer:
Seckler, Dorothy Gees, 1910-1994  Search this
Subject:
Biddle, George  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
Nicolaïdes, Kimon  Search this
Pollock, Jackson  Search this
Robinson, Boardman  Search this
Club (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12719
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216585
AAA_collcode_brooks65
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216585
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010

Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Park, Charlotte, 1918-2010  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Subject:
Gottlieb, Adolph  Search this
Bolotowsky, Ilya  Search this
Park, Charlotte  Search this
King, William  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
New York University  Search this
Southern Methodist University  Search this
United States. Army  Search this
Kootz Gallery (N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Sound recordings
Transcripts
Interviews
Drawings
Photographs
Diaries
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Audio - Visual  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8955
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211142
AAA_collcode_broojame
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211142
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Philip Guston letter to James Brooks

Creator:
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980  Search this
Subject:
Guston, Philip  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
Woodstock, N.Y.
Date:
between 1967 and 1980
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5710
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5710
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Thomas Hart Benton letter to James Brooks

Creator:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1933 August 5
Topic:
Art--Technique  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)5878
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010
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Archives of American Art
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edanmdm:AAADCD_item_5878

Interview with James Brooks

Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Kashdin, Gladys Shafran, 1921-  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1965 March 8
Topic:
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10968
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Gladys Kashdin papers, [ca.1948-1974]
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Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10968

Interview with James Brooks

Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Roberts, Colette Jacqueline, 1910-1971  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1968
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10752
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Colette Roberts Papers and Interviews with Artists, 1918-1971
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10752

Interview with James Brooks

Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Roberts, Colette Jacqueline, 1910-1971  Search this
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1971
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)10753
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Colette Roberts Papers and Interviews with Artists, 1918-1971
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_10753

Projects, Mural

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 6: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw930f47524-a2c5-41b4-81b5-1f86269601ab
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref120

Little Falls, N.J .Post Office and Woodside, L.I., Library, Account Book

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 5, Folder 13
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1934-1938
Scope and Contents:
Records costs, materials, and methods.
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 6: Subject Files / Projects, Mural
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9cc875df1-369e-4f99-848c-4fc3525d4f79
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref131

Interviews

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 3)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1965-1990
Scope and Contents:
This series consists of published and unpublished transcripts and a sound recording of interviews with Brooks conducted for a variety of purposes. Charlotte Park participates in the 1965 Vallière interview. Also found are a list of interviews and correspondence with some of the interviewers.
Arrangement:
Interviews are arranged chronologically.
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.broojame, Series 3
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ed2aca8e-cde3-47fd-aa21-361b366879b5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref14

Writings

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 3)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1952-1999
Scope and Contents:
Among Brooks' writings are a working list for an unidentified 1962 exhibition, statements, and a tribute to Ilya Bolotowsky. Writings about Brooks include catalog essays by Stanley Kunitz for Berry Hill and by Carter Ratcliff for Gruenebaum Gallery, a paper by Donald Judd written while studying art history with Meyer Schapiro at Columbia University, and two articles about the restoration of the LaGuardia Airport mural, Flight. Also found is the text of a lecture by Helen Weinberg, "The Iconology of Self in James Brooks Paintings," delivered at the Pollock-Krasner House and Study Center.
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.broojame, Series 4
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a3656ee4-4465-4715-a35d-9d5cf859a70c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref15

Artwork

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Extent:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 11)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1930s-1992
Scope and Contents:
Artwork by Brooks is comprised primarily of drawings in pencil and ink, loose and in two undated sketchbooks. Volume 1 is comprised of pencil sketches, mostly of figures and heads; Volume 2 consists of abstract compositions drawn in ink. Also found are "telephone doodles." Work by others consists of an ink drawing with watercolor wash by Paul Fligel inscribed to Brooks, an ink drawing of his sculpture by Adolph Gottlieb, three pencil drawings of Brooks by Philip Guston, two silhouettes of Brooks by William King, and a gouache painting on paper by an unidentified artist.
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.broojame, Series 9
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw99364450e-68bb-4fea-8c2f-1f5439611970
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref20

Brooks Exhibitions

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 16
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 11: Charlotte Park papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw917e9ed89-dcc4-43cb-b83d-696b9cb33dc3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref344

Gifts, Artwork by Brooks

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 16
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 11: Charlotte Park papers / Personal Business Records
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw97a172293-0eaf-439c-9640-08cb0a6a3b7c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref365

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 17
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 11: Charlotte Park papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9376b393c-7ac7-4a56-8040-901255c59448
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref430

Photographic Materials

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 18
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 11: Charlotte Park papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9308a2eb4-b566-402a-86ba-268829583afd
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref447

Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Extent:
4.8 Linear feet (Boxes 6-11, OV 21-OV 22)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1928-1992
Scope and Contents:
Most printed material mentions Brooks or includes reproductions of his work; a small amount concerns other artists – friends, former students, and a few others. Articles include reviews and feature stories that appeared in newspapers and periodicals. Miscellaneous printed items consist of book jackets and calendars featuring reproductions of Brooks' paintings, conference programs, announcements of shows for which Brooks served as a juror, an exhibition prospectus and entry form, political and anti-war tracts, and advertisements for Brooks exhibitions.
Arrangement:
Printed material, arranged by record type, is alphabetized by folder title.
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.broojame, Series 8
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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw92eb02eb4-f772-426d-81ac-f1fe47d1ad09
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref487

Exhibitions

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 4
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 6: Subject Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw962d36b41-a882-4bc2-a08c-e3fa2fb69f88
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref83

LaGuardia Airport, Flight

Collection Creator:
Brooks, James, 1906-1992  Search this
Container:
Box 5
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
ACCESS RESTRICTED: Use of original material requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Access requires written permission from The James Brooks and Charlotte Park Brooks Foundation. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice.
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Collection Rights:
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Collection Citation:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers
James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers / Series 6: Subject Files / Projects, Mural
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a4fe61a2-c397-43ef-a35f-bc562e652195
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-broojame-ref122

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