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Oral history interview with Joseph Green Butler

Interviewee:
Butler, Joseph Green, III, 1901-1981  Search this
Creator:
Bruner, Louise Katherine, 1910-  Search this
Extent:
77 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Date:
1977 July 13-14
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Joseph Green Butler conducted 1977 July 13-14, by Louise Bruner, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Joseph Green Butler (1901-1981) was an art administrator and painter from Youngstown, Ohio.
General:
Originally recorded on 3 sound cassettes. Reformatted in 2010 as 5 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 48 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives' Oral History Program, started in 1958 to document the history of the visual arts in the United States, primarily through interviews with artists, historians, dealers, critics and others.
Occupation:
Arts administrators -- Ohio -- Youngstown -- Interviews  Search this
Painters -- Ohio -- Youngstown -- Interviews  Search this
Topic:
Art, American  Search this
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.butler77
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-butler77

Remo Farruggio papers

Creator:
Farruggio, Remo, 1906-1981  Search this
Names:
Butler, Joseph Green, III, 1901-1981  Search this
Davidson, Morris, 1898-1979  Search this
Hale, Robert Beverly, 1901-1985  Search this
Kainen, Jacob  Search this
Roszak, Theodore, 1907-1981  Search this
Soyer, Raphael, 1899-1987  Search this
Taylor, Francis Henry, 1903-1957  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Scrapbooks
Date:
1937-1983
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, mostly from art galleries, but also including letters (some are photocopies) from Francis Henry Taylor, Robert Beverly Hale, Joseph Green Butler, Morris Davidson, Raphael Soyer, Jacob Kainen, and Theodore Roszak; photographs of Farruggio and photographs and slides of his paintings; writings and notes, including Farruggio's "credo"; business records, mostly receipts for works of art; two scrapbooks, containing clippings and other printed items; exhibition catalogs and announcements;
clippings and articles; and miscellaneous printed materials. Also included are two published books illustrated by Farruggio: THE ART OF LOVE by Ovid and WHAT HAPPENS NEXT? by Beatrice Schenk de Regniers.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; New York, N.Y.
Painter; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated 1976-1985 by Remo and Ella Farruggio.
Donated 1976-1984 by Remo and Ella Farruggio.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Topic:
Painting, Modern -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Genre/Form:
Scrapbooks
Identifier:
AAA.farrremo
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-farrremo

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