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Lee and Two Unidentified Boys

Artist:
Carl Wilhelm Emil Milles, 23 Jun 1875 - 1955  Search this
Sitter:
Robert Edward Lee, 19 Jan 1807 - 12 Oct 1870  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Unidentified Man  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Dimensions:
62cm x 40.7cm x 23cm (24 7/16" x 16" x 9 1/16"), Estimate
Type:
Sculpture
Date:
c. 1930
Topic:
Unidentified Man: Male  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Male  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Civil War army officer\Confederate army officer  Search this
Robert Edward Lee: Education and Scholarship\Administrator\College administrator\President  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum
Object number:
1934.41
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
See more items in:
Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm4a0295d67-317a-4021-9ec1-9e20405e43c9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_1934.41

George Washington

Artist:
Rembrandt Peale, 22 Feb 1778 - 3 Oct 1860  Search this
Sitter:
George Washington, 22 Feb 1732 - 14 Dec 1799  Search this
Medium:
Oil on canvas
Dimensions:
71.1cm x 59cm (28" x 23 1/4"), Sight
Type:
Painting
Date:
n.d.a.
Topic:
George Washington: Male  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\Revolutionary War Army officer  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\Statesman\Colonial statesman  Search this
George Washington: Natural Resource Occupations\Agriculturist\Farmer  Search this
George Washington: Military and Intelligence\Army\Officer\General  Search this
George Washington: Politics and Government\President of US  Search this
George Washington: Science and Technology\Surveyor  Search this
George Washington: Congressional Gold Medal  Search this
Portrait  Search this
Credit Line:
Owner: Cranbrook Academy of Art Museum
Object number:
CS 21
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Catalog of American Portraits
Data Source:
Catalog of American Portraits
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/sm45bf97e7f-e8a8-41aa-9311-8fcbbd59528e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:npg_CS_21

Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1972

Container:
Box 84 of 117
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 313, National Collection of Fine Arts, Central Administrative File, Records
See more items in:
Central Administrative File, Records
Central Administrative File, Records / Series 11: STATE AND FOREIGN COUNTRY FILES / Box 84
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0313-refidd1e13980

Cranbrook Academy of Art

Collection Creator:
Daley, William, 1925-2002  Search this
Container:
Box 6, Folder 51
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1977-1979
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
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:
William P. Daley papers, 1905-2004 (bulk 1951-2001). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
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William P. Daley papers
William P. Daley papers / Series 5: Workshops, Seminars, and Lectures
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9feeae91c-b255-4c64-b0c8-b4c0dab71765
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-dalewill-ref315

Cranbrook Academy of Art

Collection Creator:
Daley, William, 1925-2002  Search this
Container:
Box 7, Folder 62
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1990, undated
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. research facility.
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:
William P. Daley papers, 1905-2004 (bulk 1951-2001). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
William P. Daley papers
William P. Daley papers / Series 5: Workshops, Seminars, and Lectures
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9fd7fd091-54e2-4b6d-aa17-4c69750c07a0
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-dalewill-ref392

Harry Lowe papers

Creator:
Lowe, Harry, 1922-  Search this
Names:
Archipenko, Alexander, 1887-1964  Search this
Dahl-Wolfe, Louise  Search this
Edmondson, William, 1882?-1951  Search this
Flagg, James Montgomery, 1877-1960  Search this
Mabry, Thomas D.  Search this
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich), 1908-1979  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1938-1982
Scope and Contents:
Letters, photographs, slides, and printed materials on art exhibits and subjects.
REEL 3134: Papers accumulated by Lowe while Director of the Tennessee Fine Arts Center regarding an exhibit on the work of African American sculptor William Edmondson, 1964. Included are 12 letters, 1961-1964, from Louise Dahl-Wolfe, Thomas D. Mabry and others concerning works loaned to the exhibit; a photograph of Edmondson and 12 of his sculpture; an undated exhibition announcement; and 10 clippings.
UNMICROFILMED: Letters and photocopies of letters; files, containing photographs, slides, and negatives relating to a Alexander Archipenko exhibition, Paris, France, 1969, exhibition of Mexican Folk Art from the Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection, Museum of Primative Art, 1969, and the Art Embassies Program, 1966; photos of Lowe; slides of Cranbrook Academy of Art installations; articles and photocopies of articles, regarding Nelson Rockefeller, and his art collection, James Montgomery Flagg, and others; printed material, including press releases and exhibition catalogs; and miscellany.
Biographical / Historical:
Arts administrator and designer; Washington, D.C. Worked at Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1951-1953; was Director of the Tennessee Fine Arts Center, 1959-1964; a curator, Department of Exhibitions & Design, National Collection of Fine Arts, 1964-1972.
Provenance:
Donated 1971 & 1984 by Harry Lowe.
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:
Arts administrators -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Designers -- Washington (D.C.)  Search this
Topic:
Art -- Exhibitions  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American sculptors  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.loweharr
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw929f23a60-cc17-448b-93a7-b9e577adfc77
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-loweharr

Alma W. Thomas Retrospective Exhibition (1972), Corcoran Gallery of Art, Printed Material

Collection Creator:
Thomas, Alma  Search this
Container:
Box 3, Folder 2
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1972
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
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:
Alma Thomas papers, circa 1894-2001. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Alma Thomas papers
Alma Thomas papers / Series 4: Exhibition Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw96e955016-3fd5-4ba0-a399-d49ebda11106
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-thomalma-ref812
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Carroll Harris Simms papers

Creator:
Simms, Carroll, 1924-2010  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Drawings
Date:
1945-1980
Summary:
The papers of sculptor and educator Carroll Harris Simms measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1945 to 1980. Found are biographical materials, correspondence, photographs, printed material, and sketches.
Scope and Contents:
The papers of sculptor and educator Carroll Harris Simms measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1945 to 1980. Found are biographical materials, correspondence, photographs, printed material, and sketches.
Arrangement:
Due to the small size of this collection the papers are arranged as one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Carroll Harris Simms (1924-2010) was an African American sculptor, ceramicist, and educator in Houston, Texas. Simms was born in Arkansas in 1924 and moved to Toledo, Ohio as a child. He attended Hampton University, Toledo University, and the Toledo Museum School of Art. He became the first Black student to graduate from the Cranbrook Academy of Art in 1950. He began a long teaching career at Texas Southern University where he taught sculpture and ceramics until retiring in 1987. Carroll Harris Simms died in 2010 in Texas.
Provenance:
Carroll Harris Simms donated his papers to the Archives of American Art in 1981.
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.
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:
Sculptors -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Ceramicists -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Educators -- Texas -- Houston  Search this
Topic:
African American artists  Search this
HBCUs (Historically Black Colleges and Universities)  Search this
African American educators  Search this
African American sculptors  Search this
Genre/Form:
Drawings
Citation:
Carroll Harris Simms papers, 1945-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.simmcarr
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Carroll Harris Simms papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9ed4ed229-50d5-4e04-8b60-4327e791553d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-simmcarr

Carroll Harris Simms Papers

Collection Creator:
Simms, Carroll, 1924-2010  Search this
Extent:
0.4 Linear feet (Box 1)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1945-1980
Scope and Contents:
Found are biographical materials including a curriculum vitae and an introduction for Simms by R. Akinsola A. Akiwowo in 1968. Correspondence is with Cranbrook Academy of Art, Elizabeth Gassan, Hampton Institute (Hampton University), Joseph Jay, Margaret Lockhart McKelvy, and Toledo Museum of Art, among others. Photographs depict Simms with his art and with groups, likely school classes. Photographs of works of art are of his jewelry, murals, pottery, and sculpture. Printed materials concern the exhibition of Simms's artwork. Also found are pencil sketches, possibly for sculpture that was later produced.
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.
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:
Carroll Harris Simms papers, 1945-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.simmcarr, Series 1
See more items in:
Carroll Harris Simms papers
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91ab79bd0-d871-4d3c-8e02-4900a15a5c42
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-simmcarr-ref15

George G. Booth papers, 1900-1955

Creator:
Booth, George G. (George Gough), 1864-1949  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Subject:
Milles, Carl  Search this
Cranbrook Foundation  Search this
Detroit Institute of Arts  Search this
American Federation of Arts  Search this
Art Alliance of America  Search this
Detroit Museum of Art  Search this
Society of Arts and Crafts (Detroit, Mich.)  Search this
Citation:
George G. Booth papers, 1900-1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Arts and crafts movement  Search this
Theme:
Diaries  Search this
Craft  Search this
Art instruction and services  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6768
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208894
AAA_collcode_bootgeor
Theme:
Diaries
Craft
Art instruction and services
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208894

Marianne Strengell papers, 1904-1980s

Creator:
Strengell, Marianne, 1909-  Search this
Subject:
Hammarstrom, Olav  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Drawings
Citation:
Marianne Strengell papers, 1904-1980s. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Textile crafts  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Finnish Americans  Search this
Women educators  Search this
Women textile designers  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Women  Search this
Craft  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7623
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209786
AAA_collcode_stremari
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Women
Craft
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209786
Online Media:

Fred Meyer papers, 1959-1982

Creator:
Meyer, Fred, 1922-1986  Search this
Subject:
Rochester Institute of Technology  Search this
Citation:
Fred Meyer papers, 1959-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7665
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209828
AAA_collcode_meyefred
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209828

Carl Milles papers, 1942-1970

Creator:
Milles, Carl, 1875-1955  Search this
Subject:
Christ-Janer, Albert  Search this
Schiwetz, Pete  Search this
Citation:
Carl Milles papers, 1942-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Sculpture, American -- Michigan  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8003
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210172
AAA_collcode_millcarl
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210172

J. Davidson Stephen papers, 1942-1945

Creator:
Stephen, J. Davidson (James Davidson), 1900-  Search this
Subject:
Booth, Henry Scripps  Search this
Milles, Carl  Search this
Saarinen, Eliel  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Citation:
J. Davidson Stephen papers, 1942-1945. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8697
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210877
AAA_collcode_stepj
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210877

Harry Bertoia papers, 1917-1979

Creator:
Bertoia, Harry, 1915-1978  Search this
Subject:
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Knoll Associates, inc.  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Citation:
Harry Bertoia papers, 1917-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Sculpture, Abstract  Search this
Design  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8885
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211070
AAA_collcode_bertharr
Theme:
Craft
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211070

Beverly Hallam papers, 1899-2013

Creator:
Hallam, Beverly Linney, 1923-  Search this
Subject:
Smart, Mary  Search this
Sarton, May  Search this
Ogunquit Art Association (Ogunquit, Me.)  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Motion picture film
Interviews
Video recordings
Sound recordings
Citation:
Beverly Hallam papers, 1899-2013. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Acrylic painting  Search this
Airbrush art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women painters  Search this
Women printmakers  Search this
Women photographers  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9002
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211191
AAA_collcode_hallbeve
Theme:
Women
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211191
Online Media:

Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977

Creator:
Saarinen, Lilian Swann, 1912-1995  Search this
Subject:
Venturi, Robert  Search this
Saarinen, Loja  Search this
Kreis, Henry  Search this
Milles, Carl  Search this
Eames, Charles  Search this
Eames, Ray  Search this
Saarinen, Eero  Search this
Saarinen, Eliel  Search this
Moholy-Nagy, László  Search this
Moholy-Nagy, Sibyl  Search this
Koch, Carl  Search this
Armitage, Merle  Search this
Crosby, Caresse  Search this
Weese, Harry  Search this
Midtown Galleries (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Reynal & Hitchcock  Search this
G Place Gallery (Washington, D.C.)  Search this
Knoll Associates, inc.  Search this
Massachusetts Institute of Technology  Search this
Cambridge Art Center  Search this
Otava Publishing Company  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Type:
Blueprints
Diaries
Illustrations
Sketches
Photographs
Scrapbooks
Citation:
Lilian Swann Saarinen papers, circa 1909-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching  Search this
Illustrated books, Children's  Search this
Gateway Arch (Saint Louis, Mo.)  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Illustrators -- Massachusetts  Search this
Art, Municipal  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Women illustrators  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Craft  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9049
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211240
AAA_collcode_saarlili
Theme:
Women
Craft
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211240
Online Media:

Harry Lowe papers, 1938-1982

Creator:
Lowe, Harry, 1922-  Search this
Subject:
Archipenko, Alexander  Search this
Edmondson, William  Search this
Flagg, James Montgomery  Search this
Rockefeller, Nelson A. (Nelson Aldrich)  Search this
Dahl-Wolfe, Louise  Search this
Mabry, Thomas D.  Search this
Citation:
Harry Lowe papers, 1938-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art -- Exhibitions  Search this
African American artists  Search this
African American sculptors  Search this
Theme:
African American  Search this
Research and writing about art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9173
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211368
AAA_collcode_loweharr
Theme:
African American
Research and writing about art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211368

Zoltan L. Sepeshy papers, 1958-1965

Creator:
Sepeshy, Zoltan L. (Zoltan Leslie), 1898-1974  Search this
Subject:
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Citation:
Zoltan L. Sepeshy papers, 1958-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
Art -- Study and teaching -- Michigan -- Bloomfield Hills  Search this
Theme:
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9225
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211420
AAA_collcode_sepezolt
Theme:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211420

Richard Thomas papers, 1968-1979

Creator:
Thomas, Richard C., 1917-1988  Search this
Subject:
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Citation:
Richard Thomas papers, 1968-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Topic:
American studio craft movement  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Theme:
Craft  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9244
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211439
AAA_collcode_thomrich
Theme:
Craft
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211439

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