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Richard Ederheimer papers

Creator:
Ederheimer, R. (Richard), 1878-1959  Search this
Photographer:
Genthe, Arnold, 1869-1942  Search this
Extent:
11.26 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1892-1959
Scope and Contents:
Family and business correspondence, including some postcards, primarily concerns the sale of Old Master prints and drawings and Ederheimer's painting. Other materials include two diaries (1903-1908, 1939), three scrapbooks (1908-1934), art works (ca. 1918-1944), manuscripts of poetry and plays, lists, photographs, clippings, and miscellaneous publications.
Figuring in the correspondence are several prominent collectors active in the period 1910 to 1920. Artwork consists of portrait paintings and charcoal and pencil drawings by Ederheimer and prints by other artists. Among the photographs are 4 of Ederheimer, 1 of a dock scene, San Francisco, and 1 of a young Chinese boy, all taken by Arnold Genthe.
Biographical / Historical:
Connoisseur, art collector, print dealer, painter, and poet (New York, N.Y.)
Provenance:
Donated 1961 by Mrs. Richard Ederheimer, widow of Ederheimer.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Collectors and collecting  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.ederr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-ederr

Virginia Admiral papers

Creator:
Admiral, Virginia, 1915-2000  Search this
Names:
Art Workers Coalition  Search this
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
De Niro, Robert, Sr., 1922-1993  Search this
Mapplethorpe, Robert  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1945-1978
Summary:
The papers of painter and poet Virginia Admiral measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1945-1978. The scattered papers include identification cards, correspondence with artists and friends, personal business records, and printed material. Found are files relating to the Art Workers' Coalition, a group that sought to pressure the Museum of Modern Art and others to implement political and economic reforms to their practices.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of painter and poet Virginia Admiral measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1945-1978. The scattered papers include identification cards, correspondence with artists and friends, personal business records, and printed material. Found are files relating to the Art Workers' Coalition, a group that sought to pressure the Museum of Modern Art and others to implement political and economic reforms to their practices.
Arrangement:
Due to the small size of this collection the papers are arranged as one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Virginia Admiral (1915-2000) was a painter and poet based in New York City, New York. She was the ex-wife of Robert De Niro and mother of actor Robert De Niro Jr.

Virginia Admiral was born in Oregon in 1915 and studied at the Art Institute of Chicago. She worked for the Federal Arts Project in Oakland, California in 1938 but enrolled at the Hofmann School in New York City two years later. It was at the Hofmann school, where she studied under its founder Hans Hoffman, that she met fellow artist Robert De Niro. They married and had a son, Robert De Niro Jr., who would later become an actor. Admiral and De Niro divorced in 1945.

Admiral's work was included in the 1948 Peggy Guggenheim exhibition at the Venice Biennale. Also an activist and a writer, Admiral participated in the anti-Vietnam War movement, and wrote for True Crimes magazine. She died in 2000 in New York City, New York.
Provenance:
Virginia Admiral donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in 1979 and 1980.
Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Access to the original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
Occupation:
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Poets -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Women painters  Search this
Citation:
Virginia Admiral papers, 1945-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.admivirg
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Virginia Admiral papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-admivirg

A Promise Kept: 1 – Opening with Kevin Gover, Joy Harjo, and Gabrielle Tayac

Creator:
National Museum of the American Indian  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2019-09-25T19:57:13Z
Topic:
Native Americans;American Indians  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNMAI
Data Source:
National Museum of the American Indian
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_3xOW8kTYz6s

Remembering the 1991 Disturbances in Mt. Pleasant

Creator:
Smithsonian Latino Center  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2018-05-02T21:57:37Z
Topic:
Latinos  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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TheLatinoCenter
YouTube Channel:
TheLatinoCenter
Data Source:
Smithsonian Latino Center
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_8VxyNmEZ9pg

Oprah and Will Smith Share Favorite Quotes at the NMAAHC Grand Opening Dedication Ceremony

Creator:
National Museum of African American History and Culture  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-09-27T19:38:58Z
Topic:
African Americans  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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WatchNMAAHC
YouTube Channel:
WatchNMAAHC
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_nnz4xSzc9e8

B-Roll: American Bison Exhibit at the Smithsonian's National Zoo

Creator:
National Zoo  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-08-27T18:03:42Z
Topic:
Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
Youtube Category:
Science & Technology  Search this
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SmithsonianNZP
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianNZP
Data Source:
National Zoo
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_t6qGqF1p5uk

Dr. Maya Angelou In Conversation with Dr. Johnnetta B. Cole

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-05-30T20:24:07Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_-sHTpGfPe1c

Fall/Spring 2015 Highlights - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-05-06T18:37:35Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_1P0uGcEi5-o

Summer/Fall 2015 Highlights - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-12-18T21:54:58Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_7icqwdO8yic

Make I Contact (15 seconds) - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-11-16T20:27:17Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_8tVftwzIl4o

Winter/Spring 2014 Highlights - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-05-13T17:10:22Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_9ZmU3utvGsg

Anne Waldman and Ted Berrigan read their poem "Memorial Day," ca 1973

Creator:
Archives of American Art  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-05-30T18:23:05Z
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianAAA
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAAA
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_CjfWeiTTvnw

Fall 2017 Highlights - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2017-11-22T16:20:10Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_HTtwG9b6pGg

Portrait in a Minute: Elaine de Kooning

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2015-08-19T18:03:33Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_HxIA3QE_3Uo

Civil War 150th Anniversary: The Battle of Fredericksburg

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-12-13T18:45:53Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_OJXH4q8x5to

Spring 2016 Highlights - National Portrait Gallery

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2016-05-16T14:10:03Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_SZdM_UE8diM

Former Poet Laureate Billy Collins Reads "The Unfortunate Traveler"

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2012-02-21T21:29:15Z
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianMagazine
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianMagazine
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_ScVRm12mFUg

Portrait in a Minute: Marianne Moore

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-03-07T16:04:38Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_aLaHjS3-4eY

Neil Marcus - Disabled Country

Creator:
National Museum of American History  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2014-12-18T21:35:55Z
Topic:
American History  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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SmithsonianAmHistory
YouTube Channel:
SmithsonianAmHistory
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_e8CLrv8dd-E

Portrait in a Minute: Robert Frost

Creator:
National Portrait Gallery  Search this
Type:
Youtube videos
Uploaded:
2013-03-26T04:16:52Z
Topic:
Portraits  Search this
Youtube Category:
Education  Search this
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NatlPortraitGallery
YouTube Channel:
NatlPortraitGallery
Data Source:
National Portrait Gallery
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:yt_faJMi1nE0h0

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