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Portriats, Fri- includes photographs, news releases, and press clippings related to: Friedan, Betty; Friedmann, Herbert (Dr.); Friedlaender, Immanuel (Dr.); Frison, Theodore Henry (Dr.); Fries, Elias Magnus; Fritts, Charles Edgar; Friedburg, Henry L. (...

Container:
Box 8 of 69
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Accession 90-105, Science Service, Records
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Records
Records / Box 8
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
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Letters to/from Arkin-Gleason

Collection Artist:
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Collection Collector:
Marx, Groucho (Julius Henry), 1890-1977 (comedian)  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Scope and Contents:
Arkin, Alan; Atkins, Irene (Mrs. Lenny); Baker, Russell; Barbi, Vincent (to Erin); Begelman, David (telegram); Berlin, Irving; Blackbeard, Bill, cartoonist; Bobbs-Merrill, publisher; Breecher, Irving, writer; Bruce, David, Ambassador to Great Britain; Cavett, Dick; Cukor, George; Desmond, Jodi; Dib, M. Dutch Masters Cigar Co.; Dwan, Bob, director; Evans, Bergen; Farmer, Georgia; Feuer, Cy; Foley, James E., student at Indiana University; Friendly, Fred W.; Galpern, Prof- Lasar; Gardner, Margaret, public relations; Garner, Peggy Ann (telegram); Garson, Toby and Bill; Gleason, Jackie
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research but the films are stored off-site and special arrangements must be made to work with it. Reference copies of audiovisual materials must be used. Contact the Archives Center for information at archivescenter@si.edu or 202-633-3270.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Collection Citation:
Groucho Marx Collection, 1911-1978, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution.
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Groucho Marx Collection
Groucho Marx Collection / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep86a950631-5155-4ad9-97d3-055ddb0c9777
EDAN-URL:
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[Correspondence 1968]

Collection Creator:
Harris, Marvin, 1927-2001  Search this
Extent:
3 Folders
Container:
Box 2
Type:
Archival materials
Text
Date:
1968
Collection Restrictions:
Access to student records (consisting of graded materials and student recommendation letters), grant proposals sent to Harris for review by grant agencies, and part of his faculty recruitment files are restricted until 2081. Series 10. Computer Files are also restricted due to preservation concerns.
Collection Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Collection Citation:
Marvin Harris papers, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution.
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Marvin Harris papers
Marvin Harris papers / Series 1: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/nw3379e723a-3f0c-49e7-be48-f783214d1221
EDAN-URL:
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I Can Hear it Now - Volume II - 1945 to 1949

Performer:
Murrow, Edward R.  Search this
Friendly, Fred W.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Asch, Moses  Search this
Distler, Marian, 1919-1964  Search this
Folkways Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Date:
1949
Track Information:
101 V-J Day Celebrations: Times Square, Washington, London, Moscow, Prime Minister Clement R. Atlee - August 14, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

101 Franklin Delano Roosevelt: An echo of his speech to thenation - December 9, 1941 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

101 Mayor Fiorello H LaGuardia of New York reads the comicstrips over the radio during the newspaper strike - Jul 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 Conflict between Russia and the West: H.V. Kaltenborn - 11/ 6/45, Elmer Davis - 2/3/45, Walter Winchell - 2/17/46 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 Winston Churchill delivers his "Iron Curtain" speech at Fulton, Missouri - March 5, 1946 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 "Operation Crossroads": In an experimental test, a new type of atom bomb is exploded near Bikini Atoll - June 30, 1946 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Bernard Baruch presents the proposal of the U.S. Atomic Energy Commission to the United Nations - June 14, 1946 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Andrei A. Gromyko answers the Baruch proposal for controlof atomic energy - June 19, 1946 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 International War Crimes Trial at Nuremberg, Germany / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Lord Justice Lawrence hears pleas of "Not Guilty" from thetop Nazi War Criminals - November 21, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 U.S.Prosecutor Robert H. Jackson - July 26, 1946 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Arthur Gaeth witnesses the hangings of the ten top Nazi War Leaders - October 16, 1946 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 Robert Trout reports on the 1946 congressional elections:the Republicans win control of Congress - November 5, 1946 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 David E. Lilienthal offers his credo of Democracy before a Congressional committee - February 4, 1947 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 "Babe Ruth Day" at Yankee Stadium: The Babe Responds to thetribute - April 27, 1947 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Secretary of State George C. Marshall introduces the"Marshall Plan" at Harvard University commencement - 6/5/47 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Howard Hughes, aircraft builder and motion picture produceris questioned by H. Ferguson, Senate War Sub-Comm. - 8/9/47 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Princess Elizabeth of Great Britain and the Duke of Edinburgh (Lt. Philip Mountbatten) are married in London - 11/20/47 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Prime Minister Jawaharlal of India announces theassassination of Mohandas K. Gandhi - January 30, 1948 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 Jan Masaryk in a United Nations Broadcast - Shortly beforehis death on March 10, 1948 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 Howard K. Smith reports on Italian elections - 4/20/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 Jewish State of Israel is born - Shortwave broadcast ofhymn "Hatikvah" from Tel Aviv - May 14, 1948 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 James C. Petrillo, president of the American Federation of Musicians, testifies before the House Labor Comm. - 1/21/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 "Operations Vittles": The Berlin Airlift - Began 6/26/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 Marshall Tito of Yugoslavia addresses the Third Congress ofthe Peoples Front - In Belgrade / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 Soviet Deputy Foreign Minister Andrei Y. Vishinsky repeatshis charges of "Warmongering" before the U.N. - 9/25/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 Mrs Franklin Delano Roosevelt rebukes the Russians beforethe U.N. in Paris before the General Assembly / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

203 Whittaker Chambers and Alger Hiss appear before the House Un-American Activitie Committee - August 25, 1948 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

204 GOP Convention: Clare Boothe Luce - 6/21/48, Nominationfor the presidency - 6/24/48, Gov. T.E. Dewey accepts - 6/24 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

204 Dem. Convention: Sen. A.W. Barkley - 7/12/48, Southern Democrats walk out - 7/14/48, Pres. Truman accepts - 7/14/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

204 The Progressive Party Convention, Philadelphia: "Friendly Henry Wallace" song, H.Wallace accepts - 7/24/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 1948 Campaign: President Truman "I work for the Government" Dewey at Hollywood-9/24/48, Truman at Pittsburg-10/23/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 1948 Campaign (continued): Dewey at Kansas City-10/14/48 Dewey at Chicago-10/26/48, Truman at New York City-10/23/48 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 1948 Campaign (continued): In Washington, prior to hisinauguration, Truman interprets H.V. Kaltenborn election eve / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

203 General Dwight D. Eisenhower reaffirms he will not seek apresidential nomination - May 1948 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.
Local Numbers:
FW-ASCH-LP-3828

Columbia.4261
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Columbia 1949
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for additional information.
Topic:
Television programs  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Collection Citation:
Moses and Frances Asch Collection, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.ASCH, Item FW-ASCH-LP-3828
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection
Moses and Frances Asch Collection / Series 9: Audio Recordings / LP
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk50f6e51f1-fd15-4d62-ad2e-698b34eccbe9
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Katharine Kuh papers

Creator:
Kuh, Katharine  Search this
Names:
Albright-Knox Art Gallery  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago -- Faculty  Search this
Biennale di Venezia  Search this
Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Adams, Ansel, 1902-1984  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Albright, Ivan, 1897-1983  Search this
Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964  Search this
Arensberg, Louise S. (Louise Stevenson), 1879-1953  Search this
Arensberg, Walter, 1878-1954  Search this
Arp, Jean, 1887-1966  Search this
Barnet, Will, 1911-  Search this
Barr, Alfred H., Jr., 1902-1981  Search this
Biddle, George, 1885-1973  Search this
Breuer, Marcel, 1902-  Search this
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976  Search this
Campoli, Cosmo  Search this
Chagall, Marc, 1887-1985  Search this
Chavez Morado, José, 1909-2002  Search this
Chermayeff, Serge, 1900-  Search this
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Cox, Richard  Search this
Davis, Stuart, 1892-1964  Search this
Day, Worden, 1916-1986  Search this
De Kooning, Willem, 1904-1997  Search this
Dickinson, Edwin Walter, 1891-1978  Search this
Dubuffet, Jean, 1901-  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel, 1887-1968  Search this
Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain, II, 1926-  Search this
Ernst, Jimmy, 1920-1984  Search this
Falkenstein, Claire, 1908-1997  Search this
Feitelson, Lorser, 1898-1978  Search this
Friendly, Fred W.  Search this
Giacometti, Alberto, 1901-1966  Search this
Golub, Leon, 1922-2004  Search this
Goto, Joseph, 1920-  Search this
Grabe, Klaus  Search this
Graves, Robert, 1895-1985  Search this
Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898-  Search this
Guston, Philip, 1913-1980  Search this
Hare, David, 1917-  Search this
Hare, Denise Browne  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William, 1901-1988  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph  Search this
Hofmann, Hans, 1880-1966  Search this
Hélion, Jean, 1904-1987  Search this
Inverarity, Robert Bruce, 1909-1999  Search this
Johns, Jasper, 1930-  Search this
Johnson, Philip, 1906-2005  Search this
Johnson, Ray, 1927-  Search this
Kandinsky, Wassily, 1866-1944  Search this
Kepes, Gyorgy, 1906-2001  Search this
Kepes, Juliet  Search this
Klee, Paul, 1879-1940  Search this
Kline, Franz, 1910-1962  Search this
Knox, Seymour H., 1898-1990  Search this
Le Corbusier, 1887-1965  Search this
Lundeberg, Helen, 1908-1999  Search this
Lye, Len, 1901-1980  Search this
Léger, Fernand, 1881-1955  Search this
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig, 1886-1969  Search this
Millier, Arthur, 1893-  Search this
Moholy-Nagy, László, 1895-1946  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Mérida, Carlos, 1891-1984  Search this
Nutting, Muriel Leone Tyler, b. 1892  Search this
Nutting, Myron Chester, 1890-1972  Search this
O'Higgins, Pablo, 1904-  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente, 1883-1949  Search this
Ozbekhan, Hasan, 1921-2007  Search this
Perkins, Frances  Search this
Picasso, Pablo, 1881-1973  Search this
Putnam, Wallace, 1899-1989  Search this
Ray, Man, 1890-1976  Search this
Rich, Daniel Catton, 1904-1976  Search this
Rothko, Mark, 1903-1970  Search this
Sandberg, Carl  Search this
Seligmann, Kurt, 1900-1962  Search this
Shackelford, Shelby  Search this
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Spaeth, Otto, d. 1966  Search this
Sterne, Hedda, 1916-  Search this
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing), 1900-1965  Search this
Still, Clyfford, 1904-  Search this
Tanning, Dorothea, 1910-2012  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Winston, Harry Lewis  Search this
Woolf, Olga  Search this
Young, Victor  Search this
Photographer:
Pollack, Peter, 1909-1978  Search this
Extent:
12 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Illustrated letters
Resumes
Travel diaries
Minutes
Calendars
Visitors' books
Photographs
Paintings
Awards
Drawings
Sound recordings
Collages
Scrapbooks
Lithographs
Prints
Wills
Watercolors
Poetry
Lecture notes
Lectures
Sales records
Date:
1875-1994
bulk 1930-1994
Summary:
The papers of art historian, dealer, critic, and curator Katharine Kuh measure 12 linear feet and date from 1875-1994, with the bulk of the material dating from 1930-1994. The collection documents Kuh's career as a pioneer modernist art historian and as the first woman curator of European Art and Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with family, friends and colleagues; personal business records; artwork by various artists; a travel journal; writings by Kuh and others; scrapbooks; printed material; photographs of Kuh and others; and audio recordings of Kuh's lectures and of Daniel Catton Rich reading poetry.
Scope and Content Note:
The papers of art historian, dealer, critic, and curator Katharine Kuh measure 12 linear feet and date from 1875-1994, with the bulk of the material dating from 1930-1994. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with family, friends and colleagues; personal business records; artwork by various artists; a travel journal; writings by Kuh and others; scrapbooks; printed material; photographs of Kuh and others; and audio recordings of Kuh's lectures and of Daniel Catton Rich reading poetry.

Biographical material consists of copies of Kuh's birth certificate, resumés, passports, award certificates, honorary diplomas, and address books listing information about several prominent artists and colleagues.

Four linear feet of correspondence offers excellent documentation of Kuh's interest in art history, her travels, her career at the Art Institute of Chicago, her work as a corporate art advisor, and as an author. There are letters from her mother Olga Woolf, friends, and colleagues. There is extensive correspondence with various staff members of the Art Institute of Chicago, the First National Bank of Chicago, and The Saturday Review. Also of interest are letters from artists and collectors, several of whom became life-long friends including Walter and Louise Arensberg, Cosmo Campoli, Serge Chermayeff, Richard Cox, Worden Day, Claire Falkenstein, Fred Friendly, Leon Golub, Joseph Goto, David Hare, Denise Brown Hare, Jean Hélion, Ray Johnson, Gyorgy and Juliet Kepes, Len Lye, Wallace Putnam, Kurt Seligmann, Shelby Shackelford, Hedda Sterne, and Clyfford Still. Many letters are illustrated with original artwork in various media.

There are also scattered letters from various artists and other prominent individuals including Josef Albers, George Biddle, Marcel Breuer, Joseph Cornell, Stuart Davis, Edwin Dickinson, Joseph Hirshhorn, Daniel Catton Rich, and Dorothea Tanning.

Personal business records include a list of artwork, Olga Woolf's will, inventories of Kuh's personal art collection, miscellaneous contracts and deeds of gift, receipts for the sale of artwork, files concerning business-related travel, and miscellaneous receipts.

Artwork in the collection represents a wide range of artist friends and media, such as drawings, watercolors, paintings, collages, and prints. Included are works by various artists including lithographs by David Hare and a watercolor set, Technics and Creativity, designed and autographed by Jasper Johns for the Museum of Modern Art, 1970.

Notes and writings include annotated engagement calendars, travel journals for Germany, a guest book for the Kuh Memorial gathering, and many writings and notes by Kuh for lectures and articles concerning art history topics. Of interest are minutes/notes from meetings for art festivals, conferences, and the "Conversations with Artists Program (1961). Also found are writings by others about Kuh and other art history topics.

Six scrapbooks contain clippings that document the height of Kuh's career as a gallery director and museum curator. Scrapbook 6 contains clippings about Fernand Léger, the subject of a retrospective exhibition at the Art Institute of Chicago in 1953.

Additional printed material includes clippings about Kuh and her interests, a comprehensive collection of clippings of Kuh's articles for The Saturday Review, exhibition announcements and catalogs, calendars of events, programs, brochures, books including Poems by Kuh as a child, and reproductions of artwork. Of particular interest are the early and exhibition catalogs from the Katharine Kuh Gallery, and rare catalogs for artists including Jean Arp, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Jean Dubuffet, Marcel Duchamp, Stanley William Hayter, Hans Hofmann, Wassily Kandinsky, Paul Klee, Franz Kline, Le Corbusier, Ludwig Mies van der Rohe, and Pablo Picasso.

Photographs provide important documentation of the life and career of Katharine Kuh and are of Kuh, family members, friends, colleagues, events, residences, and artwork. Several of the photographs of Kuh were taken by Will Barnet and Marcel Breuer and there is a notable pair of photo booth portraits of Kuh and a young Ansel Adams. There are also group photographs showing Angelica Archipenko with Kuh; designer Klaus Grabe; painters José Chavez Morado and Pablo O'Higgins in San Miguel, Mexico; Kuh at the Venice Biennale with friends and colleagues including Peggy Guggenheim, Frances Perkins, Daniel Catton Rich, and Harry Winston; and "The Pre-Depressionists" including Lorser Feitelson, Robert Inverarity, Helen Lundeberg, Arthur Millier, Myron Chester Nutting, and Muriel Tyler Nutting.

Photographs of exhibition installations and openings include views of the Katharine Kuh Gallery; Fernand Léger, Man Ray, and László Moholy-Nagy at the Art Institute of Chicago; and Philip Guston, Jimmy Ernst, Seymour H. Knox, Franz Kline, Robert Motherwell, and Mark Rothko at the Albright-Knox Art Gallery in Buffalo, New York. There are also photographs depicting three men posing as Léger's "Three Musicians" and the visit of Queen Elizabeth II to the Art Institute of Chicago. There is a photograph by Peter Pollack of an elk skull used as a model by Georgia O'Keeffe.

Additional photographs of friends and colleagues include Ivan Albright, Alfred Barr, Alexander Calder, Marc Chagall, Willem De Kooning, Edwin Dickinson, Marcel Duchamp, Claire Falkenstein, Alberto Giacometti, poet Robert Graves with Len Lye, Philip Johnson, Gyorgy and Juliet Kepes, Carlos Mérida, José Orozco, Hasan Ozbekhan, Pablo Picasso, Carl Sandberg, Ben Shahn, Otto Spaeth, Hedda Sterne, Adlai Stevenson, Clyfford Still, Mark Tobey, and composer Victor Young.

Photographs of artwork include totem poles in Alaska; work by various artists including Claire Falkenstein, Paul Klee, and Hedda Sterne; and work donated to the Guggenheim Museum.

Four audio recordings on cassette are of Katharine Kuh's lectures, including one about assembling corporate collections, and of Daniel Catton Rich reading his own poetry. There is also a recording of the Second Annual Dialogue between Broadcasters and Museum Educators.
Arrangement:
The collection is arranged as 9 series. Undated correspondence, artwork, and photographs of individual artists are arranged alphabetically. Otherwise, each series is arranged chronologically.

Missing Title

Series 1: Biographical Material, 1945-1992 (Box 1; 16 folders)

Series 2: Correspondence, 1908-1994 (Boxes 1-5, 13-14, OV 15; 4.0 linear feet)

Series 3: Personal Business Records, 1941-1989 (Box 5; 19 folders)

Series 4: Artwork, 1931-1986 (Boxes 5, 13-14, OVs 15-23; 1.7 linear feet)

Series 5: Notes and Writings, 1914-1994 (Boxes 5-7; 1.7 linear feet)

Series 6: Scrapbooks, 1935-1953 (Box 7; 8 folders)

Series 7: Printed Material, 1916-1992 (Boxes 7-10, 13, OV 22; 3.0 linear feet)

Series 8: Photographs, 1875-1993 (Boxes 10-13; 1.2 linear feet)

Series 9: Audio Recordings, 1977 (Box 12; 1 folder)
Biographical Note:
Katharine Kuh (1904-1994) worked primarily in the Chicago area as an modern art historian, dealer, critic, curator, writer, and consultant. She operated the Katharine Kuh Gallery from 1935-1943 and was the first woman curator of European and Art and Sculpture at the Art Institute of Chicago.

Katharine Kuh (née Woolf) was born on July 15, 1904 in St. Louis, Missouri, the youngest of the three daughters of Olga Weiner and Morris Woolf, a silk importer. In 1909, the family moved to Chicago, Illinois. While traveling with her family in Europe in 1914, Katharine contracted polio, causing her to spend the next decade in a body brace. During this time of restricted movement, she developed an interest in art history through the collecting of old master prints.

After her recovery, Katharine Woolf attended Vassar College where one of her professors, Alfred Barr, encouraged her to study modern art. She graduated from Vassar in 1925 and received a master's degree in art history from the University of Chicago in 1929. Later that year, she moved to New York to pursue a Ph.D. in Renaissance and medieval art at New York University.

In 1930, Katharine Woolf returned to Chicago and married businessman George Kuh and began to teach art history courses in the suburbs of Chicago. After divorcing George Kuh in 1935, she opened the Katharine Kuh Gallery, the first gallery devoted to avant-garde art in Chicago. It was also the first gallery to exhibit photography and typographical design as art forms, and featured the work of Ansel Adams, Josef Albers, Alexander Calder, Wassily Kandinsky, Fernand Léger, and Man Ray, among others. From 1938 to1940, Kuh was the Visiting Professor of Art at the University School of Fine Arts, San Miguel, Mexico.

After the Katharine Kuh Gallery closed in 1943, Kuh was hired by museum director Daniel Catton Rich to fill a position in public relations at the Art Institute of Chicago. During the following years, Kuh edited the museum's Quarterly publication, took charge of the museum's Gallery of Interpretive Art, and began a long term relationship with Rich. In 1946, Kuh was sent on a special mission for the U. S. Office of Indian Affairs to make a detailed study of Native American totemic carvings in Alaska.

In 1949, Kuh persuaded Mr. and Mrs. Walter Arensberg of Los Angeles to exhibit their collection of modern art, creating the first post-war exhibition of modern art in Chicago. She published her first book Art Has Many Faces in 1951, and in the following year, she began writing art criticism for The Saturday Review. In 1954, Kuh was appointed the first woman curator of European Art and Sculpture at the Art Institute. She assembled the American contribution for the Venice Biennale in 1956 and during these years, Kuh helped acquire many of the works of modern art currently in the museum's collection.

A year following Daniel Catton Rich's 1958 resignation from the Art Institute of Chicago, Kuh also resigned and pursued a career in New York as an art collection advisor, most notably for the First National Bank of Chicago. In 1959, Kuh was made art critic for The Saturday Review, and she continued to publish books, including The Artist's Voice in 1962, Break-Up: The Core of Modern Art in 1965, and The Open Eye: In Pursuit of Art in 1971.

Katharine Kuh died on January 10, 1994 in New York City.
Provenance:
The Katharine Kuh papers were donated in several installments from 1971 to 1989 by Katharine Kuh and in 1994 by her estate. Artwork was donated in 1995 by Kuh's former employer, the Art Institute of Chicago.
Restrictions:
Authorization to quote, publish or reproduce requires written permission until 2019. Contact the Archives of American Art Reference Services department for additional information.
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.
Occupation:
Authors -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Art historians -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Art dealers -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Art critics -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Curators -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Art consultants -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Topic:
Art, Abstract -- United States  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Women art dealers  Search this
Women art historians  Search this
Women museum curators  Search this
Women authors  Search this
Women art critics  Search this
Function:
Art festivals
Genre/Form:
Illustrated letters
Resumes
Travel diaries
Minutes
Calendars
Visitors' books
Photographs
Paintings
Awards
Drawings
Sound recordings
Collages
Scrapbooks
Lithographs
Prints
Wills
Watercolors
Poetry
Lecture notes
Lectures
Sales records
Citation:
Katharine Kuh papers, 1875-1994, bulk 1930-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.kuhkath
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Katharine Kuh papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw987a0763e-de6c-4f9e-b143-4875b3a2244a
EDAN-URL:
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Online Media:

Friendly, Fred W., Remarks for Art Directors Club Hall of Fame Dinner

Collection Creator:
Shahn, Ben, 1898-1969  Search this
Container:
Box 27, Folder 76
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1988
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Researchers interested in accessing audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
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:
Ben Shahn papers, 1879-1990, bulk 1933-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Ben Shahn papers
Ben Shahn papers / Series 5: Notes and Writings / 5.2: Writings by Others, About Shahn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91f58710f-0d09-4b1a-ad62-36027700a536
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-shahben-ref1263

I Can Hear it Now, 1933-1945

Performer:
Friendly, Fred W.  Search this
Murrow, Edward R.  Search this
Artist:
Murrow, Edward R.  Search this
Collection Creator:
Ramsey, Frederic, 1915-1995  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Container:
Box LP, Item 266
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Track Information:
101 Will Rodgers talks about America and the Depression 1932 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

101 Franklin D. Roosevelt assumes the Presidency on March 4th, 1933: "Nothing to Fear but Fear" / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

101 Senator Huey Long, the Louisiana King-Fish and his "Sharethe Wealth" program (Just prior to his assassination 9/8/35) / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

101 Duke of Windsor Abdicates for "the woman I love", 12/11/36 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 Fiorello H. LaGuardia wages war against the "Ward Heelers / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 Alfred Landon campaigns for the Presidency, 1936 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 "Rendezvous with Destiny" speech: FDR at Franklin Field Philadelphia, June 27, 1936 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 John L. Lewis castigates those who have deserted Labor (Labor Day, 1937) / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

102 Hindenburg Air Disaster, Lakehurst, N.J., May 6, 1937 (Herbert Morrison of WLS, Chicago, at the scene) / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 September 30, 1938, at Munich (William L. Shirer) / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain returns from Munich andtells of his meeting with Hitler, September 27, 1938 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Adolf Hitler lashes out against Eduard Benes and the Sudetenland, September 26, 1938 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Joe Louis vs. Max Schmeling, Yankee Stadium, June 22, 1938 (Clem McCarthy of NBC describes the Knockout) / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

103 Iron-Man Lou Gehrig steps down after 2130 games of baseball July 4, 1939 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 Elmer Davis announces the invasion of Poland by Germany September 3, 1939 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 Three Views of U.S. Neutrality: Charles A. Lindbergh, Alfred E. Smith, Hugh Johnson / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 Nazi Blitzkrieg on the Continent; actual march of Storm Troopers, "Seig Heils", etc., Spring, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 FDR at Charlottesville, Virginia, "The Hand that Held the Dagger", June 10, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

104 Benito Mussolini's Declaration of War, June 10, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Premier Paul Reynaud pleads for U.S. Aide as Nazi's over-run France, June 10, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 French surrender at Compiegne (via German Short-wave Radio) June 22, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Neville Chamberlain resigns as Prime Minister, May 10, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Winston Churchill forms a Coalition Government; Excerptsfrom several of his early speeches, May and June 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

105 Princess Elizabeth and Princess Margret Rose speak toevacuated British children / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 Joseph W. Martin, Wilkie Notification Ceremony, Elwood, Indiana, August 17, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 Wendell Wilkie accepts Republican Nomination, Elwood Indiana, August 17, 1940 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 FDR campaigns for Third Term: "Martin, Barton, and Fish"speech, October 30, 1944 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 Winston Churchill reads "Ship of State" message deliveredto him from President Roosevelt by Wendell Wilkie / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 "Arsenal of Democracy", Franklin D. Roosevelt, March 15, 1941 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

201 New York Philharmonic broadcast interrupted for Pearl Harborannouncement (John Daly), December 7, 1941 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 U.S. Declaration of War; speaker Sam Rayburn introduces FDRwho asks Congress to declare a State of War 12/8/41 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 D-Day, June 6, 1944; Messages on the invasion by General Dwight D. Eisenhower, Charles de Gaulle, King Haakon et al / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 Broadcast from invasion Flagship Ancon on D-Day by George Hicks of ABC, June 6, 1944 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 Marshall Joseph Stalin on the 24th anniversary of the October Revolution, November 7, 1941 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 FDR makes his fourth race for the Presidency ("Fala Speech") September 23, 1944 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 Thomas E. Dewey campaigns for the Presidency, September 7, 1944 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

202 FDR addresses Joint Session of Congress after his returnfrom Yalta, March 1, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 Announcement of President Roosevelt's death, April 12, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 Description Roosevelt funeral procession, Washington D.C, April 14, 1945 (Arthur Godfrey) / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 Harry S. Truman makes his First Appearance as Presidentbefore a Joint Session of Congress, Speaker Rayburn-4/16/45 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 President Truman announces German Surrender, May 8, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

205 Secretary of State Edward Stettinius opens San Francisco Conference of the United Nations, April 25, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

206 Chaplain William Downey, U.S. Army Air Forces, says a prayer at Tinian, before take-off of Enola Gay, August 6, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

206 President Truman tells of our race for Atomic Energy and ourplans for it, August 9, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

206 First Bulletin of Japanese Surrender (Robert Trout) August 14, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

206 General Douglas MacArthur accepts Japanese Surrender aboard Battleship Missouri, September 1, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.

206 Epilogue: The thirteen years Battleship Missouri, September 1, 1945 / Edward R. Murrow, Fred W. Friendly.
Local Numbers:
RA-RAMS-LP-0266

Columbia.4095
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Columbia
Restrictions:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only.
Collection Rights:
Copyright restrictions apply. Contact archives staff for information.
Topic:
United States -- History  Search this
Collection Citation:
Frederic Ramsey audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RAMS, File RA-RAMS-LP-0266
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Frederic Ramsey audio recordings / 33 1/3 RPM Records
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
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Katharine Kuh papers, 1875-1994, bulk 1930-1994

Creator:
Kuh, Katharine, 1904-1994  Search this
Subject:
Johns, Jasper  Search this
Guggenheim, Peggy  Search this
Feitelson, Lorser  Search this
Falkenstein, Claire  Search this
Davis, Stuart  Search this
Elizabeth, Queen of Great Britain, II  Search this
Motherwell, Robert  Search this
Moholy-Nagy, László  Search this
Millier, Arthur  Search this
Mies van der Rohe, Ludwig  Search this
O'Higgins, Pablo  Search this
Nutting, Myron Chester  Search this
Nutting, Muriel Leone Tyler  Search this
Mérida, Carlos  Search this
Perkins, Frances  Search this
Ozbekhan, Hasan  Search this
Orozco, José Clemente  Search this
Calder, Alexander  Search this
Arensberg, Louise S. (Louise Stevenson)  Search this
Rich, Daniel Catton  Search this
Ray, Man  Search this
Biddle, George  Search this
Pollack, Peter  Search this
Seligmann, Kurt  Search this
Shackelford, Shelby  Search this
Sandberg, Carl  Search this
Putnam, Wallace  Search this
Sterne, Hedda  Search this
Shahn, Ben  Search this
Spaeth, Otto  Search this
Tobey, Mark  Search this
Winston, Harry Lewis  Search this
Barnet, Will  Search this
Still, Clyfford  Search this
Tanning, Dorothea  Search this
Woolf, Olga  Search this
Young, Victor  Search this
Goto, Joseph  Search this
Golub, Leon  Search this
Graves, Robert  Search this
Grabe, Klaus  Search this
Giacometti, Alberto  Search this
Friendly, Fred W.  Search this
Hirshhorn, Joseph  Search this
Hayter, Stanley William  Search this
Hélion, Jean  Search this
Hofmann, Hans  Search this
Barr, Alfred H., Jr.  Search this
Hare, Denise Browne  Search this
Hare, David  Search this
Kandinsky, Wassily  Search this
Kepes, Gyorgy  Search this
Kepes, Juliet  Search this
Inverarity, Robert Bruce  Search this
Johnson, Philip  Search this
Johnson, Ray  Search this
Le Corbusier  Search this
Lundeberg, Helen  Search this
Lye, Len  Search this
Léger, Fernand  Search this
Klee, Paul  Search this
Kline, Franz  Search this
Stevenson, Adlai E. (Adlai Ewing)  Search this
Knox, Seymour H.  Search this
Archipenko, Alexander  Search this
Albright, Ivan  Search this
Albers, Josef  Search this
Adams, Ansel  Search this
Guston, Philip  Search this
Arp, Jean  Search this
Arensberg, Walter  Search this
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Picasso, Pablo  Search this
Cox, Richard  Search this
Rothko, Mark  Search this
Chavez Morado, José  Search this
Chermayeff, Serge  Search this
Campoli, Cosmo  Search this
Chagall, Marc  Search this
Breuer, Marcel  Search this
Ernst, Jimmy  Search this
Dubuffet, Jean  Search this
Duchamp, Marcel  Search this
De Kooning, Willem  Search this
Dickinson, Edwin Walter  Search this
Day, Worden  Search this
Katharine Kuh Gallery (Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Albright-Knox Art Gallery  Search this
Biennale di Venezia  Search this
Type:
Illustrated letters
Resumes
Travel diaries
Minutes
Calendars
Visitors' books
Photographs
Paintings
Awards
Drawings
Sound recordings
Collages
Scrapbooks
Lithographs
Prints
Wills
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Topic:
Art, Abstract -- United States  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Women art dealers  Search this
Women art historians  Search this
Women museum curators  Search this
Women authors  Search this
Women art critics  Search this
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography  Search this
Women  Search this
Art Gallery Records  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9951
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212503
AAA_collcode_kuhkath
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Women
Art Gallery Records
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_212503
Online Media:

Due to circumstances beyond our control ... / Fred W. Friendly ; [foreword to the new edition by Dan Rather and Tom Bettag]

Author:
Friendly, Fred W  Search this
Subject:
Columbia Broadcasting System, inc  Search this
Physical description:
xxvii, 338 p. : port. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
United States
Date:
1999
1967
[1999]
Topic:
Television broadcasting of news  Search this
Call number:
PN4888.T4 F75 1999
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_589833

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