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Reuben Nakian and John Humphrey, from the Contemporary Artists on Art series

Creator:
Nakian, Reuben, 1897-1986  Search this
Humphrey, John  Search this
Nakian, Reuben, 1897-1986  Search this
Subject:
Conant, Howard Somers  Search this
New York University  Search this
Type:
Sound Recording
Date:
1960 October-December
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)15660
See more items in:
Howard Somers Conant papers, 1944-1987
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_15660

Oral history interview with John Humphrey, 1974 June 25

Interviewee:
Humphrey, John  Search this
Humphrey, John  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J  Search this
Subject:
Oakland Museum  Search this
San Francisco Museum of Art  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Art -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Museum curators -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12413
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211954
AAA_collcode_humphr74
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_211954

John Reznor letter to John Humphrey, 1840 Feb. 16

Creator:
Reznor, John  Search this
Reznor, John  Search this
Subject:
Humphrey, John  Search this
Theme:
Ephemera, Miscellany, and General Art Related  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7817
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209983
AAA_collcode_reznjohn
Theme:
Ephemera, Miscellany, and General Art Related
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209983

Bruce Conner papers, 1956-1975

Creator:
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Subject:
DeFeo, Jay  Search this
Neubert, George W.  Search this
Rockwell, Tony  Search this
St. John, Terry  Search this
Albright, Thomas  Search this
Humphrey, John  Search this
Janss, Ed  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9385
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211582
AAA_collcode_connbruc2
Theme:
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211582

Chronological Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Isaacs, Reginald R., 1911-  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1936-1986, undated
Scope and Contents note:
Correspondents from 1936 to 1940 include Frank Lloyd Wright and the Chicago Planning Commission. Records from these years also include performance appraisals from the Federal Security Agency's National Youth Administration.

1941 to 1945 correspondents include Marcel Breuer on the purchase of a Fernand Leger painting; Walter Blucher on the Michael Reese Hospital project; Hubert H. Humphrey; Mies van der Rohe; the Federal Works Agency's United States Housing Authority; and the National Housing Agency regarding notification of personnel action.

1946 to 1950 correspondence concerns the Michael Reese Hospital project; Rexford G. Tugwell; the University of Chicago regarding enrolling for a Doctor of Philosophy in Sociology; and activities as a panel speaker for the Citizens' Housing and Planning Council of Detroit.

Correspondents from 1951 to 1955 include Hubert H. Humphrey, Leon Eugene Arnal, Jose Luis Sert, Rafael Pico, Earl H. Reed, Chester Nagel, Edward Everett Horton's (autograph), Christian Herter, Leverett Saltonstall, Nathan M. Pusey (President of Harvard University on Urban Renewal project), Peter Nash, Walter H. Blucher, and Lewis Mumford. The records also contain correspondence with Adlai Stevenson on nominating Ferd Kramer for an award; and letters of congratulations on appointment as the Charles Dyer Norton Professor of Regional Planning and Chairman of the Regional Planning and Landscape Architecture Department of Harvard University.

Correspondents from 1956 to 1960 include William F. Buckley, Jr., on Dr. von Mises', Jose Luis Sert, Lewis Mumford, Edwin S. Burdell, President of The Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art, Lewis Mumford, Jasper D. Ward (Architect of General Electric Company) on the project "Research for Living," Rexford G. Tugwell, Leverett Saltonstall, Hubert H. Humphrey, John F. Kennedy, Paul Douglas on Senator John Sparkman's bill S. 1230, Candido Oliveras (Chairman of the Puerto Rico Planning Board on the Southern Metropolitan Area Project), Fernando Belaunde Terry, and Richard M. Bennett.

1961 to 1965 correspondents include John A. Holabird on an urban design project, Nelson A. Rockefeller, Arthur Schlesinger, Jr., Fernando Belaunde Terry, and Francois C. Vigier.

1966 to 1970 correspondents include Lewis Mumford, Walter F. Bogner, and Abraham A. Ribicoff.

Correspondents from 1966 to 1970 include Everett McKinley Dirksen, Ralph M. Paiewonsky (Governor of the Virgin Islands), Hubert H. Humphrey, Jorge Ricardo Riba (Director of Instituto de Vivienda y Urbanismo in Panama), and Luis A. Ferre (Governor of Puerto Rico).

Correspondents from 1971 to 1975 include Fernando Belaunde Terry, and Frank O. Gehry which includes the publication Children and the City, by Olga Adams.

1976-1980 correspondents include William Saltzman, Newton S. Friedman, Arete Publishing Company, Inc. on manuscripts for an encyclopedia, and The Free Press on biographies for the Macmillan Encyclopedia of Architects.

1981-1985 correspondents include Jeffrey Potter on Jackson Pollock, Kazuhiko Satani of the Satani Gallery in Tokyo, Ati (Beate) Gropius Johansen, Norma Farber, Fernando Belaunde Terry, William W. Nash, Jr., Newton S. Friedman, Leone Blooston, Bruno Zevi, Robert Rosenthal, Chester Nagel, Howard Henry, Harry Seidler, and Ferd Kramer.

1986 correspondence includes sympathy cards to Charlotte Aldes Isaacs.
Collection Restrictions:
This collection is open for research. Use requires an appointment and is restricted 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:
Reginald R. Isaacs papers, circa 1842-1991, bulk 1928-1991. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Identifier:
AAA.isaaregi, Subseries 4.1
See more items in:
Reginald R. Isaacs papers
Reginald R. Isaacs papers / Series 4: Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-isaaregi-ref34

John Reznor letter to John Humphrey

Creator:
Reznor, John  Search this
Names:
Humphrey, John  Search this
Extent:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1840 Feb. 16
Scope and Contents:
A letter to Humphrey from John Reznor. Reznor writes about his recent travels, financial affairs, politics and religion.
Provenance:
Donated by Mary Humphrey.
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.
Identifier:
AAA.reznjohn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-reznjohn

Bruce Conner papers

Creator:
Conner, Bruce, 1933-2008  Search this
Names:
Albright, Thomas  Search this
DeFeo, Jay, 1929-1989  Search this
Humphrey, John  Search this
Janss, Ed  Search this
Neubert, George W.  Search this
Rockwell, Tony  Search this
St. John, Terry  Search this
Extent:
0.6 Linear feet ((on 3 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1956-1975
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; business records; teaching contracts; printed material, and material relating to Jay DeFeo.
REEL 1092: Correspondence with museums and galleries; papers related to museum and gallery business; income tax papers; teaching contracts; catalogs and announcements; and clippings.
REEL 911: Working files relating primarily to Jay DeFeo's painting "The Rose," as well as her recent works. The files contain correspondence with DeFeo, and with Thomas Albright, George Neubert, Terry St. John, John Humphrey, Tony Rockwell, and Ed Janss. Also included are photographs of "The Rose" and DeFeo's "telephone series"; business material; and clippings.
REEL 2802: A letter to Alfred Frankenstein, Oct. 2, 1976, asking "Has Christo taken the role of criminal perpetrator of a 'Crime Against Nature'..." Frankenstein replies "How idiotic can you get?" and Conner responds at length.
Biographical / Historical:
Printmaker and filmmaker; San Francisco, Calif.
Provenance:
Material on reel 911 lent for microfilming, 1975 and the remainder donated 1976 by Bruce Conner.
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:
Filmmakers -- California  Search this
Printmakers -- California  Search this
Topic:
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.connbruc2
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-connbruc2

Oral history interview with John Humphrey

Interviewee:
Humphrey, John  Search this
Interviewer:
Karlstrom, Paul J.  Search this
Names:
Oakland Museum  Search this
San Francisco Museum of Art  Search this
Extent:
1 Sound tape reel (Sound recording, 5 in.)
41 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound tape reels
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1974 June 25
Scope and Contents:
An interview of John Humphrey conducted 1974 June 25, by Paul J. Karlstrom, for the Archives of American Art. Humphrey speaks of his work at the San Francisco Museum of Art from 1935 to 1974; his previous employment at the Oakland Museum, and the development of Bay Area art.
Biographical / Historical:
John Humphrey is a museum curator from San Francisco, Calif.
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.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Topic:
Art -- California -- San Francisco  Search this
Museum curators -- California -- Interviews  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- California -- San Francisco
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.humphr74
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-humphr74

John Baxter : a memorial exhibition / organized by the San Francisco Museum of Art

Author:
Baxter, John 1912-1966  Search this
Humphrey, John 1909-  Search this
San Francisco Museum of Art  Search this
Memorial Union Art Gallery (University of California, Davis)  Search this
Subject:
Baxter, John 1912-1966  Search this
Physical description:
[12] p. : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions.
Date:
1967
1967]
Call number:
NB237.B395 A4 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_701585

Excavations at Carthage, 1976 / conducted by the University of Michigan ; editor, J. H. Humphrey

Author:
Humphrey, John H  Search this
American Schools of Oriental Research  Search this
Maʻhad al-Qawmī lil-Āthār wa-al-Funūn bi-Tūnis  Search this
University of Michigan  Search this
Physical description:
v. : ill., charts (some fold.), fold. maps ; 29 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Tunisia
Carthage (Extinct city)
Date:
1977
1977-
Topic:
Excavations (Archaeology)  Search this
Call number:
DT269.C33 E93 1977
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_600751

The laws of contrast of colour : and their application to the arts of painting, decoration of buildings, mosaic work, tapestry and carpet weaving, calico printing, dress, paper staining, printing, illumination, landscape and flower gardening, &c. / by M.E. Chevreul ... translated from the French by John Spanton ; illustrated with designs

Author:
Chevreul, M. E (Michel Eugène) 1786-1889  Search this
Spanton, John Humphrey (John Humphrey)  Search this
Printer:
Savill, Edwards and Co.  Search this
Former owner:
Binney & Smith Co. DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xv, 237, [1] p., [3] leaves of plates : ill. (1 col.) ; 17 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1857
Topic:
Color  Search this
Call number:
ND1488 .C44 1857
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_536545

The electro-physiology of man : with practical illustrations of new and efficient modes of galvanic treatment in a variety of cases / by John Doddridge Humphreys ..

Author:
Humphreys, John Doddridge  Search this
Donor:
Burndy Library DSI  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 228 p. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1843
Topic:
Electrotherapeutics  Search this
Electrophysiology  Search this
Call number:
RM870 .H92 1843
RM870.H92 1843
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_331602

Contributions towards a fauna and flora of the county of Cork, read at the meeting of the BritishAssociation held at Cork in the year 1843. The Vertebrata by Dr. Harvey. The Mollusca, Crustacea a nd Echinodermata by J.D. Humphreys. The flora by Dr. Power. (Published by the Cuvierian Society of Cork)

Author:
Cuvierian Society of Cork  Search this
Harvey, J. R  Search this
Humphreys, John librarian  Search this
Power, Thomas C  Search this
Physical description:
4 p. l., [iii]-iv, 24 p., 2 l., 24, v, [1], 130 p. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Ireland
Cork Co
Date:
1845
Topic:
Natural history  Search this
Call number:
QH143.C98X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_210798

The San Francisco earthquake and fire of April 18, 1906, and their effects on structures and structural materials; reports by Grove Karl Gilbert, Richard Lewis Humphrey, John Stephen Sewell and Frank Soulé, with preface by Joseph Austin Holmes ..

Author:
Gilbert, Grove Karl 1843-1918  Search this
Holmes, J. A (Joseph Austin) 1859-1915  Search this
Humphrey, Richard Lewis 1869-1928  Search this
Sewell, John Stephen 1869-  Search this
Soulé, Frank 1845-1913  Search this
Physical description:
xii, 170, i p. illus., LVII pl. (part fold., incl. maps) diagrs. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1907
Topic:
Building materials  Search this
San Francisco Earthquake and Fire, Calif., 1906  Search this
Call number:
QE535 .G5X
QE535.G5X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_110677

Elizabethan Sheldon tapestries, by John Humphreys

Author:
Humphreys, John  Search this
Subject:
Shelton family  Search this
Physical description:
27, [1] p. XIII pl. on 9 l. (incl. front., port.) 2 fold. geneal. tab. 29 x 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
England
Date:
1929
Topic:
Tapestry  Search this
Call number:
NK3043.H8X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_183654

Nathan Oliveira: works on paper, 1960-1969. [Exhibition] San Francisco Museum of Art, July 31-Aug. 31, 1969

Author:
San Francisco Museum of Art  Search this
Humphrey, John 1909-  Search this
Subject:
Oliveira, Nathan 1928-2010  Search this
Physical description:
[16] p. illus. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1969
1969]
Call number:
N6537.O44 S2X
N40.1.O475S18
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_8118

March to Quebec : journals of the members of Arnold's expedition / compiled and annotated by Kenneth Roberts, during the writing of Arundel

Author:
Roberts, Kenneth Lewis 1885-1957  Search this
Subject:
Arnold, Benedict 1741-1801  Search this
Physical description:
xiv, 720 p. : maps ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Personal narratives
Place:
United States
Date:
1967
1938
Revolution, 1775-1783
Topic:
Canadian Invasion, 1775-1776  Search this
History  Search this
Call number:
E231 .R63 1967
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_969677

Spring, (painting)

Painter:
Humphrey, John b. 1909  Search this
Medium:
Gouache, pastel, and crayon on paper
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Smith College Smith College Museum of Art Elm Street at Bedford Terrace Northampton Massachusetts 01063 Accession Number: 1951:246
Date:
1948
Topic:
Landscape--Season--Spring  Search this
Control number:
IAP 22280729
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_455818

John F. Humphreys, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Linner, C. M. (possibly by)  Search this
Founder:
Chicago Architectural Bronze Company  Search this
Subject:
Humphreys, John F  Search this
Medium:
Bronze
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
McLean County Historical Society 201 East Grove Street Bloomington Illinois 61701
Date:
Modeled ca. 1900.; Cast ca. 1926
Topic:
Portrait male--Bust  Search this
Occupation--Other--Businessman  Search this
Control number:
IAS 11860008
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_30579

John Humphreys (1764-1857), (painting)

Painter:
Uhl, S. Jerome 1842-1916  Search this
Subject:
Humphreys, John  Search this
Type:
Paintings
Owner/Location:
Covenant Church
Date:
1894
Topic:
Portrait male  Search this
Control number:
IAP 60080072
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_68366

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