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Duncan Ferguson papers, 1920-1990

Creator:
Ferguson, Duncan, 1901-1974  Search this
Subject:
Bell, Cleo  Search this
Gray, Laura  Search this
Holt, Frederick Rodney  Search this
Citation:
Duncan Ferguson papers, 1920-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Socialism  Search this
Socialism and art  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6043
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216011
AAA_collcode_fergdunc
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216011

Oral history interview with Caroline Durieux, 1978 June 1-2

Interviewee:
Durieux, Caroline, 1896-1989  Search this
Interviewer:
Barrie, Dennis, 1947-  Search this
Subject:
Symmes, Marilyn F  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Citation:
Quotes and excerpts must be cited as follows: Oral history interview with Caroline Durieux, 1978 June 1-2. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12099
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)212645
AAA_collcode_durieu78
Theme:
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_212645

Charles Siler Oral History Interview

Created by:
Civil Rights History Project, American, founded 2009  Search this
Interview of:
Charles Siler, American  Search this
Interviewed by:
David P. Cline Ph. D., American, born 1969  Search this
Subject of:
Boy Scouts of America, American, founded 1910  Search this
Southern University and A&M College, American, founded 1880  Search this
National Association for the Advancement of Colored People, American, founded 1909  Search this
Medium:
digital
Dimensions:
Duration: 1 hr., 42 min., 4 sec.
Total: 168.97 GB
Type:
video recordings
oral histories
digital media - born digital
Place collected:
Dallas, Texas, United States, North and Central America
Place depicted:
Baton Rouge, East Baton Rouge Parish, Louisiana, United States, North and Central America
Date:
May 10, 2013
Topic:
African American  Search this
Activism  Search this
American South  Search this
Art  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Children  Search this
Civil Rights  Search this
Education  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
Identity  Search this
Military  Search this
Social reform  Search this
U.S. History, 1961-1969  Search this
Vietnam War, 1961-1975  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture in partnership with the American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
Object number:
2011.174.86.1a-d
Restrictions & Rights:
© Smithsonian National Museum of African American History & Culture and The American Folklife Center, Library of Congress
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Collection title:
Civil Rights History Project
Classification:
Media Arts-Film and Video
Movement:
Civil Rights Movement
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5a348e1d8-4123-481d-b886-1b3e91a30040
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.174.86.1a-d

Oral history interview with Caroline Durieux

Interviewee:
Durieux, Caroline, 1896-1989  Search this
Interviewer:
Barrie, Dennis  Search this
Symmes, Marilyn F.  Search this
Extent:
57 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1978 June 1-2
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Caroline Durieux conducted 1978 June 1-2, by Dennis Barrie and Marilyn Symmes, for the Archives of American Art.
Biographical / Historical:
Caroline Durieux (1896-1989) was a printmaker from Baton Rouge, Louisiana.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav file. Duration is 2 hr., 5 min.
Provenance:
These interviews are part of the Archives of American Art 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:
Painters -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Cartoonists -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Printmakers -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Lithographers -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Educators -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.durieu78
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9f78a3a24-b128-4082-80c9-c8f097932791
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-durieu78
Online Media:

Photograph of Caroline Durieux

Creator:
Durieux, Caroline, 1896-1989  Search this
Extent:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Photographs
Date:
1963
Scope and Contents:
A black and white photograph of Durieux working on a series of prints in her studio.
Biographical / Historical:
Lithographer and printmaker; Baton Rouge, Louisianna.
Provenance:
Provenance unknown.
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.
Occupation:
Painters -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Cartoonists -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Printmakers -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Lithographers -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Educators -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Function:
Artists' studios
Genre/Form:
Photographs
Identifier:
AAA.duricarp
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9d4586727-b4a8-4948-b5bf-91a004c4aff2
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-duricarp

Caroline Durieux papers

Creator:
Durieux, Caroline, 1896-1989  Search this
Extent:
836 Items ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca.1900-1979]
Scope and Contents:
REELS 1792-1793: Correspondence; biographical data; writings on art; photos of art work, and personal photos, with one of Diego Rivera; contracts; price lists for art work; exhibition catalogues, announcements, and invitations; and 245 clippings. Also included are 21 critiques of her work written by John Dos Passos, Rene d'Harnoncourt, Diego Rivera, David Alfaro Siqueiros, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Lithographer, painter, and educator (Baton Rouge, La.)
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1979 by Caroline Durieux.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Cartoonists -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Printmakers -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Lithographers -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Educators -- Louisiana -- Baton Rouge  Search this
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.duricaro
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9293d142b-ad8e-4254-873c-336a0ccccccc
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-duricaro

Duncan Ferguson papers

Creator:
Ferguson, Duncan, 1901-1974  Search this
Names:
Bell, Cleo  Search this
Gray, Laura  Search this
Holt, Frederick Rodney  Search this
Extent:
6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1920-1990
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence with Ferguson's wives, family and friends, among them political cartoonist for The Militant, Laura Gray, ceramist Cleo Bell, and mathematician Frederick Rodney Holt, one of the founders of Apple Computers; photographs of Ferguson, his family, his sculptures and reliefs, and studio pictures; several issues of The Militant and the International Socialist Review; minutes from meetings of various socialist and civil rights organizations; and printed material.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor, teacher; La., Ohio, and Calif. Ferguson was born in Shangai, China. He studied art with Albert H. Atkins and Robert Laurent. He worked on the WPA art project on the facades of the Louisiana State Office Building and Agricultural Building in Baton Rouge, and the U.S. Post Office in Leesville. He taught at Louisiana State University in the 1940s and was also an instructor in Cleveland on the Federal Art Project for Karamu House, a neighborhood art center designed to provide instruction in the visual and performing arts. He was active in the Socialist Workers Party and other socialist and left-wing groups. He died in Los Angeles in 1974.
Provenance:
Donated 1996 by Jerry Estruth, who had been asked to retrieve them from storage by Ferguson's friend, Frederick Rodney Holt.
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 teachers  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Topic:
Socialism  Search this
Socialism and art  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.fergdunc
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9b1558150-54a1-47f6-b85b-2a8c9ce6a56e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-fergdunc

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