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Chicago Society of Etchers records, 1933-1972, bulk 1940-1959

Creator:
Chicago Society of Etchers  Search this
Chicago Society of Etchers  Search this
Subject:
Botke, Cornelius  Search this
Jensen, John Paul  Search this
Fabri, Ralph  Search this
Kloss, Gene  Search this
Kappel, Philip  Search this
Sykes, Maltby  Search this
Dalstrom, Gustaf O. (Gustaf Oscar)  Search this
Pescheret, Leon Rene  Search this
Chicago Society of Etchers  Search this
Topic:
Etching -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Etching -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Etching, American  Search this
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6069
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216158
AAA_collcode_chicetch
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_216158

[Photographs of a meeting of the Chicago Society of Etchers]

Creator:
Chicago Society of Etchers  Search this
Extent:
2 Items (photographic prints, b&w)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1912
Biographical / Historical:
Organized 1910.
Provenance:
Donated 1985 by Jeannot Barr, relationship to the Chicago Society of Etchers is 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:
Etchers -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Function:
Arts organizations -- Illinois
Identifier:
AAA.chicetcp
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-chicetcp

Chicago Society of Etchers records

Creator:
Chicago Society of Etchers  Search this
Names:
Chicago Society of Etchers  Search this
Botke, Cornelius, 1887-1954  Search this
Dalstrom, Gustaf O. (Gustaf Oscar), 1893-1971  Search this
Fabri, Ralph, 1894-1975  Search this
Jensen, John Paul, 1904-  Search this
Kappel, Philip  Search this
Kloss, Gene, 1903-  Search this
Pescheret, Leon Rene, 1892-1961  Search this
Sykes, Maltby  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1933-1972
bulk 1940-1959
Scope and Contents:
Primarily correspondence and a scrapbook kept by several of the Society's secretaries including F. L. Thompson and James Swann. Correspondence mostly with members concerning activities, sales, and exhibitions. Several letters inquire about the status of the Society and whether it will continue. The scrapbook, 1937-1972 (bulk 1937-1948), contains exhibition catalogs and announcements, letters, annual bulletins, membership lists, handwritten minutes of Board of Directors' meetings which detail expenses, suggestions for exhibition venues, membership and activities. Added to the scrapbook is the 1972 certificate of dissolution of the Society. A few miscellaneous financial records, printed materials, and price lists complete the collection.
Among the correspondents are: Cornelius Botke, Gustav Dalstrom, Gene Kloss, Philip Kappel, Roi Partridge, Leon R. Pescheret, and Maltby Sykes, as well as local Chicago artists.
Arrangement:
Arranged into series by record type: I. Correspondence II. Scrapbook III. Financial material; chronological thereunder.
Biographical / Historical:
Art society; Chicago, Ill., organized 1910; dissolved 1972.
Provenance:
Donated 1996 by Peter Jensen, son of printmaker John Paul Jensen, the last secretary of the Chicago Society of Etchers, who retained the records of the Society after its dissolution.
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:
Etchers -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Printmakers  Search this
Topic:
Etching -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Etching -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Etching, American  Search this
Function:
Arts organizations -- Illinois
Identifier:
AAA.chicetch
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-chicetch

Otto J. Schneider papers, 1892-1963

Creator:
Schneider, Otto J., 1875-1946  Search this
Schneider, Otto J., 1875-1946  Search this
Subject:
Swann, James  Search this
World's Columbian Exposition (1893 : Chicago, Ill.)  Search this
Type:
Scrapbooks
Topic:
Printing -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Engraving -- Printing -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8547
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210725
AAA_collcode_schnotto
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210725

Frances Foy and Gustaf Dalstrom papers, 1909-1961

Creator:
Foy, Frances M., 1890-1963  Search this
Dalstrom, Gustaf O. (Gustaf Oscar), 1893-1971  Search this
Foy, Frances M., 1890-1963  Search this
Subject:
United States. Work Projects Administration  Search this
United States. Works Progress Administration  Search this
Public Works of Art Project  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Topic:
Art -- Finance  Search this
Art and state  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Public art  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9302
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211497
AAA_collcode_foyfrang
Theme:
Women
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211497

Beatrice S. Levy papers, 1890-1974

Creator:
Levy, Beatrice S. (Beatrice Sophia), 1892-1974  Search this
Levy, Beatrice S. (Beatrice Sophia), 1892-1974  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Theme:
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9632
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211840
AAA_collcode_levybeat
Theme:
Women
Lives of American Artists
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211840

Morris Henry Hobbs papers, circa 1901-2014

Creator:
Hobbs, Morris Henry, 1892-1967  Search this
Hobbs, Morris Henry, 1892-1967  Search this
Subject:
Smith, Lyman B.  Search this
Jacques, Bertha  Search this
Arms, John Taylor  Search this
Louisiana Society of Etchers  Search this
Chicago Society of Etchers  Search this
Bromeliad Society  Search this
New Orleans Art League  Search this
Type:
Architectural drawings
Prints
Scrapbooks
Diaries
Photographs
Sketchbooks
Sketches
Topic:
Gardening  Search this
World War, 1914-1918  Search this
Theme:
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16237
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)370425
AAA_collcode_hobbmorr
Theme:
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_370425

Buehr family papers, 1880-1984

Creator:
Buehr, family, 1866-1952  Search this
Buehr, family, 1866-1952  Search this
Subject:
Buehr, George Frederick  Search this
Buehr, Mary Guion Hess  Search this
Buehr, Karl Albert  Search this
Granger, Kathleen Buehr  Search this
Hess, William  Search this
Type:
Drawings
Photographs
Topic:
Expatriate painters -- France -- Giverny  Search this
Impressionism (Art)  Search this
Art, American -- French influences  Search this
Painters -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Miniature painters  Search this
Watercolorists  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9564
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211765
AAA_collcode_buehfami
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211765
Online Media:

Vera Berdich papers, 1947-1989

Creator:
Berdich, Vera, 1915-2003  Search this
Berdich, Vera, 1915-2003  Search this
Subject:
Aubin, Barbara  Search this
Blackshear, Kathleen  Search this
Halstead, Whitney  Search this
Kucera, Kathryn  Search this
Spears, Ethel  Search this
Webster, Lynn  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago  Search this
Art Institute of Chicago. School  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Women artists -- Illinois -- Chicago  Search this
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Women  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Audio - Visual  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)10847
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)214595
AAA_collcode_berdvera
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Women
Lives of American Artists
Audio - Visual
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_214595

Chicago River

Artist:
Frank Raymond, born Dubuque, IA 1881-died Sacramento, CA 1967  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
8 5/8 x 10 1/4 in. (21.9 x 26.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1911
Topic:
Architecture\bridge  Search this
Figure group\male  Search this
Architecture\boat  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Cityscape\river\Chicago River  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.260
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a8091255-80aa-451d-8f4f-5189336b2d9e
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.260

State and Lake Streets, Chicago

Artist:
Frank Raymond, born Dubuque, IA 1881-died Sacramento, CA 1967  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
9 x 6 in. (22.9 x 15.2 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Animal\horse  Search this
Occupation\industry\shipping  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Figure group\male\full length  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.261
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7b7d081bf-2ee1-4c3b-9ff0-5d6b26d71dd5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.261

Medinah Athletic Club, Chicago

Artist:
Frank Raymond, born Dubuque, IA 1881-died Sacramento, CA 1967  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
16 1/2 x 7 in. (41.9 x 17.8 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1929
Topic:
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\Medinah Athletic Club  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.262
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk722aa81c0-50b3-4848-bf04-4a268c458036
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.262

Site of Old Fort Dearborn

Artist:
Frank Raymond, born Dubuque, IA 1881-died Sacramento, CA 1967  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
15 1/8 x 10 1/4 in. (38.4 x 26.0 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1925
Topic:
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Cityscape\river\Chicago River  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
History\United States\Illinois  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.263
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7598f2be9-0c68-4d4a-a131-90e0aec1b91d
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.263

The L Bridge, Chicago

Artist:
Philip Ayer Sawyer, born Chicago, IL 1877-died Clearwater, FL 1949  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
8 1/8 x 10 1/2 in. (20.6 x 26.7 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1911
Topic:
Architecture\bridge  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Cityscape\river\Chicago River  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.282
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk77da49574-1008-49f0-a3d2-4404e27e7ee6
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.282

Spirit of Chicago

Artist:
Anton Schutz, born Berndorf, Germany 1894-died White Plains, NY 1977  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
11 7/8 x 9 in. (30.2 x 22.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Cityscape\river\Chicago River  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\skyscraper  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.284
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7a756783b-fc8c-427f-ac38-78f759cc2c1c
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.284

Art Fair, Chicago

Artist:
Nathaniel P. Steinberg, born Jerusalem, Palestine (now Israel) 1893-died Saugatuck, MI 1976  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
10 1/2 x 8 1/2 in. (26.7 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Ceremony\festival\exposition  Search this
Monument\equestrian  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Object\art object  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.307
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e5788c13-cc7e-4634-8677-d79faa375bcf
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.307

Spirit of the Great Lakes--Fountain

Artist:
Thomas Wood Stevens, born Daysville, IL 1880-died 1942  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
14 x 9 7/8 in. (35.6 x 25.1 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Figure group  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\detail\colonnade  Search this
Monument\fountain\Fountain of the Great Lakes  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.310
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk79ea3f95c-7ff3-4ed7-9b57-c1b335aee5eb
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.310

Auditorium Tower, Chicago

Artist:
Thomas Eddy Tallmadge, born Washington, DC 1876-died Arcola, IL 1940  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
6 7/8 x 6 1/2 in. (17.5 x 16.5 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1910
Topic:
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\tower  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.326
Restrictions & Rights:
CC0
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Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7fe6f261a-90e3-49cb-86fb-e270c8209a37
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.326

Federal Building and Lagoon at Night, Chicago Fair

Artist:
Louis C. Rosenberg, born Portland, OR 1890-died Portland, OR 1983  Search this
Medium:
drypoint
Dimensions:
6 1/8 x 11 in. (15.6 x 27.9 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
n.d.
Topic:
Waterscape\time\night  Search this
Ceremony\festival\exposition  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture\boat\gondola  Search this
Architecture Exterior\civic\federal building  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.654
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk74eb77498-cf01-4a72-9d61-d61a577b8e83
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.654

Byrd's Ship, Chicago Fair, 1933

Artist:
Ernest David Roth, born Stuttgart, Germany 1879-died Cambridge, NY 1964  Search this
Medium:
etching
Dimensions:
9 1/2 x 14 in. (24.1 x 35.6 cm)
Type:
Graphic Arts-Print
Date:
1933
Topic:
Waterscape\wharf  Search this
Architecture\boat\ship  Search this
Ceremony\festival\exposition  Search this
Cityscape\Illinois\Chicago  Search this
Architecture Exterior\commercial\recreation  Search this
Credit Line:
Smithsonian American Art Museum, Gift of Chicago Society of Etchers
Object number:
1935.13.658
Restrictions & Rights:
Usage conditions apply
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Smithsonian American Art Museum Collection
Department:
Graphic Arts
Data Source:
Smithsonian American Art Museum
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/vk7e5184428-c399-49b2-a00d-ff83bf6b5af5
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:saam_1935.13.658

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