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Robeson, Paul

Collection Creator:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971  Search this
Container:
Reel 5228, Frame 1327-1410
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942-1953
Scope and Contents note:
(includes letter of congratulation on Othello, review, and theater program; form letters concerning fund raising for Council on African Affairs; invitation to visit Kent, and requests for Robeson to appear at or support various events sponsored by civil rights or political organizations; birth announcements)
Collection Restrictions:
The microfilm of this collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Use of material not microfilmed or digitized requires an appointment.
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:
Rockwell Kent papers, circa 1840-1993, bulk 1935-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Rockwell Kent papers
Rockwell Kent papers / Series 1: Alphabetical Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9dab50092-c041-4bb7-bba5-c08c41a00232
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-kentrock-ref3257

Robeson, Paul

Collection Creator:
White, Charles, 1918-1979  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 53
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1967-1976
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:
Charles W. White papers, 1933-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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Charles W. White papers
Charles W. White papers / Series 2: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9dc60f8a5-5a73-422d-a89e-a9ff2af57209
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-whitchar-ref112

sign

Associated Name:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
paint (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 49 in x 64 in x 27 in; 124.46 cm x 162.56 cm x 68.58 cm
Object Name:
Sign
Subject:
Presbyterian  Search this
Church  Search this
Credit Line:
Witherspoon Street Presbyterian Church (through Cecelia B. Hodges and Shirley A. Satterfield)
ID Number:
1999.0127.03
Accession number:
1999.0127
Catalog number:
1999.0127.03
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Cultural and Community Life: Religion
Religion
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-a5a9-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1216291

Paul Robeson's Relations

Artist:
William H. Johnson, born Florence, SC 1901-died Central Islip, NY 1970  Search this
Sitter:
Paul Robeson  Search this
Medium:
oil on hardboard (Masonite)
Dimensions:
36 3/8 x 28 5/8 in. (92.5 x 72.6 cm)
Type:
Painting
Date:
ca. 1945
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Architecture  Search this
Still life\other\flag  Search this
Performing arts\theater  Search this
Performing arts\music\voice  Search this
Portrait male  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of the Harmon Foundation
Object number:
1967.59.666
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Painting and Sculpture
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77b8a7f73-e6da-4c4d-aae6-5185e08ba8b4
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1967.59.666

Robeson, Paul

Subseries Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Container:
Box 69
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
General note:
Notes: E
Subseries Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Subseries Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Subseries Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client
Scurlock Studio Records, Subseries 4.6: Black and white negatives in cold storage arranged by client / 4.6.1: Black and white negatives Part 1
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8b6408160-9dc1-40da-a142-1cd239e063a7
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s04-06-ref17456

Encore! Robeson: Paul Robeson Favorites, Vol. 2 [sound recording]

Performer:
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Stillman, Michael, 1915-2003  Search this
Rubin, Rose N.  Search this
Monitor Records  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
New York
Ireland
Scotland
Great Britian
Hebrides (Scotland)
Track Information:
101 No More Auction / Guitar.

106 I'm Gonna Let it Shine / English language.

204 Dans Le Printemps / Yiddish language.

104 Bear the Burden in the Heat of the Day / English language.

207 Oh, Mistress Mine / English language.

209 Zvornost (Freedom) / English language.

202 Shlof Mein Kind / Yiddish language.

203 Now Sleeps the Crimson Petal / English language.

205 Purcell: Passing By / English language.

206 Little Gal / English language.

208 Kevin Barry / English language.

105 Mt. Zion (On My Journey) / English language.

107 Let Us Break Bread Together on Our Knees / English language.

102 Some Day He'll Make it Plain to Me / English language.

103 Didn't the Lord Deliver Daniel / English language.

201 Skye Boat Song / English language.

108 Amazing Grace / English language.
Local Numbers:
MO-MONT-LP-00581-7

Monitor.581
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Monitor
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:
Folksong revival  Search this
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Jewish  Search this
Music  Search this
Spirituals (Songs)  Search this
Guitar  Search this
Collection Citation:
Monitor Records business records, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.MONI, Item MO-MONT-LP-00581-7
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Monitor Records business records
Monitor Records business records / Audiorecordings / Commercial Recordings / Phonographs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5219e134f-aaa0-4278-a21b-7811a94951bc
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-moni-ref855

Robeson, Paul

Collection Consultant:
Richardson, Deborra  Search this
Collection Collector:
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 21
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1931 - 1945
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
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Bernice Johnson Reagon Collection of African American Sacred Music
Bernice Johnson Reagon Collection of African American Sacred Music / Series 1: Cultural Files
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep87c5ddae9-9b6c-489c-8771-1d7aa8336e2e
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0653-ref117

Robeson, Paul

Collection Consultant:
Richardson, Deborra  Search this
Collection Collector:
Reagon, Bernice Johnson, 1942-  Search this
Container:
Box 14, Folder 8
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1942 -1948
Collection Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.
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.
See more items in:
Bernice Johnson Reagon Collection of African American Sacred Music
Bernice Johnson Reagon Collection of African American Sacred Music / Series 4: Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8f412122e-c101-4539-bbc8-31d4e36992e5
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0653-ref539

Robeson, Paul

Series Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Container:
Box 81, Folder 15
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Series Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
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Scurlock Studio Records, Series 1: Black and White Photographs
Scurlock Studio Records, Series 1: Black and White Photographs / 1.1: Clients Black and White Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep80eba9151-3f3d-4d95-830a-8d4ecdfbb178
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s01-ref5770

Robeson, Paul

Series Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Container:
Box 97, Folder 11
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Series Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Series 1: Black and White Photographs
Scurlock Studio Records, Series 1: Black and White Photographs / 1.1: Clients Black and White Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8973e8ac2-ed1d-48e7-b995-e629230a918c
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s01-ref5771

Robeson, Paul

Series Creator:
Scurlock, Robert S. (Saunders), 1917-1994  Search this
Scurlock, Addison N., 1883-1964  Search this
Custom Craft  Search this
Scurlock Studio (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Scurlock, George H. (Hardison), 1919-2005  Search this
Container:
Box 52, Folder 47
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
undated
Series Restrictions:
Collection is open for research.

Gloves must be worn when handling unprotected photographs and negatives. Special arrangements required to view negatives due to cold storage. Using negatives requires a three hour waiting period. Contact the Archives Center at 202-633-3270.
Series Rights:
When the Museum purchased the collection from the Estate of Robert S. Scurlock, it obtained all rights, including copyright. The earliest photographs in the collection are in the public domain because their term of copyright has expired. The Archives Center will control copyright and the use of the collection for reproduction purposes, which will be handled in accordance with its standard reproduction policy guidelines. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Series Citation:
Scurlock Studio Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History. Smithsonian Institution
See more items in:
Scurlock Studio Records, Series 1: Black and White Photographs
Scurlock Studio Records, Series 1: Black and White Photographs / 1.1: Clients Black and White Photographs
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ep8db0f7f4b-0ee5-4ebd-82ef-f8aa0c9c9848
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0618-s01-ref5772

1974 Negro Historical Calendar

Depicted (sitter):
Hughes, Langston  Search this
Marshall, Thurgood  Search this
Robinson, Jackie  Search this
Robeson, Paul  Search this
King, Jr., Martin Luther  Search this
Delany, Martin Robinson  Search this
Parker, Charlie  Search this
Physical Description:
paper (part: material)
ink (part: material)
Measurements:
overall: 35.5 cm x 49 in; 13 31/32 in x 124.46 cm
Object Name:
poster
Credit Line:
Jean M. McGuire
ID Number:
2018.0074.19
Accession number:
2018.0074
Catalog number:
2018.0074.19
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Cultural and Community Life: Education
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b4-7aa0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1923659

broadside

Associated person:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Object Name:
Broadside
Associated date:
1946 09 23
Subject:
History, Reform Movements, Black, Civil Rights  Search this
ID Number:
PL.306514.01
Catalog number:
306514.01
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Political and Military History: Political History, Womens History/Reform Movements Collection
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a3-5723-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_529634

Paul Robeson Sings Negro Spirituals

Recording artist:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
Germany
ID Number:
1996.0153.04510
Label number:
MMS 2162
Accession number:
1996.0153
Catalog number:
1996.0153.04510
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ceb4-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1229083

Robeson

Recording artist:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Maker:
Vanguard  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Credit Line:
Bequest of Donald H. Sultner-Welles through: Haldeman S.Wertz
ID Number:
2015.3100.252
Nonaccession number:
2015.3100
Catalog number:
2015.3100.252
Maker number:
VRS-9037
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b5-0c47-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1807088

Paul Robeson at Carnegie Hall

Recording artist:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Maker:
Vanguard  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; 30.48 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New York, New York City
Date made:
1958
Credit Line:
Bequest of Donald H. Sultner-Welles through: Haldeman S.Wertz
ID Number:
2015.3100.253
Nonaccession number:
2015.3100
Catalog number:
2015.3100.253
Maker number:
VRS-9051
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746b2-8122-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1807089

A Lonesome Road

Recording artist:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Manufacturer:
ASV Living Era  Search this
Physical Description:
vinyl (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 12 in; x 30.48 cm
Object Name:
Sound Recording
Place made:
United Kingdom
Date made:
1984
ID Number:
1996.0153.04509
Label number:
AJA 5027
Accession number:
1996.0153
Catalog number:
1996.0153.04509
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-ceb3-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1229082

Robeson

Performer:
Robeson, Paul, 1898-1976  Search this
Collection Creator:
Rinzler, Ralph  Search this
Extent:
1 Phonograph record (analog, 33 1/3 rpm, 12 in.)
Culture:
Americans  Search this
African American  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Phonograph records
Place:
United States
New York
Track Information:
101 Robeson, Paul; Water Boy.

102 Robeson, Paul; Shenandoah.

103 Robeson, Paul; Deep River.

104 Robeson, Paul; John Brown's Body.

105 Robeson, Paul; Jerusalem.

106 Robeson, Paul; Londononderry Air (Danny Boy).

201 Robeson, Paul; Sometimes I feel Like a Motherless Child.

202 Robeson, Paul; Get on Board, Little Children.

203 Robeson, Paul; The House I Live in.

204 Robeson, Paul; Loch Lomond.

205 Robeson, Paul; Drink to me Only with Thine Eyes.

206 Robeson, Paul; Joshua Fought the Battle of Jericho.

207 Robeson, Paul; All Through the Night.
Local Numbers:
FP-RINZ-LP-2142

Vanguard.2015
Publication, Distribution, Etc. (Imprint):
New York Vanguard
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:
Folk songs -- United States  Search this
Collection Citation:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
CFCH.RINZ, Item FP-RINZ-LP-2142
See more items in:
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings
Ralph Rinzler papers and audio recordings / Series 9: Audio / Commercial / LPs
Archival Repository:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/bk5ff901df7-c690-477a-8854-b1256cf352ad
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-cfch-rinz-ref7441

Gloomy Sunday; Honey

Recording artist:
Robeson, Paul  Search this
Composer:
Seress, Rezso  Search this
Van Alstyne, Egbert  Search this
Manufacturer:
Victor  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States: New Jersey, Camden
Recording date:
1936
Related Publication:
Discography of American Historical Recordings
Credit Line:
Gift of Hannah L. Cayton in memory of Howard Cayton
ID Number:
1993.0102.084
Catalog number:
1993.0102.084
Accession number:
1993.0102
Maker number:
25362
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-6432-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1155467

Robards - Russell

Collection Creator:
Frueh, Alfred Joseph, 1880-1968  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 14
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
circa 1920-1962
Scope and Contents note:
Robards, Jason

Roberts, Owen (Teapot Dome/Fall-Sinclair Oil Trial)

Robeson, Paul

Robinson, Bartlett

Robinson, Bill "Bojangles"

Robinson, Judith

Robinson, Senator

Rodgers, Douglas F.

Rodgers, Will

Roosevelt, Eleanor

Rose, George

Ross

Ross, Anthony

Rule, Janice (Oversized material housed in Box 6, F2)

Russell, Rosalind
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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:
Alfred J. Frueh papers, 1904-2010. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Alfred J. Frueh papers
Alfred J. Frueh papers / Series 4: Artwork / 4.1: Caricatures by Frueh
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9158b9b39-6689-4557-b3f6-a5d8c59f64a3
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-fruealfr-ref140

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