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Newell, Gordon

Collection Creator:
Ankrum Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 19, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1986-1987
Collection 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.
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:
Ankrum Gallery records, circa 1900-circa 1990s, bulk 1960-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Ankrum Gallery records
Ankrum Gallery records / Series 5: Artists' Files
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw980a0b9c8-5108-4abf-adf2-30afccf050a6
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-ankrgall-ref356

Newell, Gordon, 4989CY: The Dispossessed

Collection Creator:
Richard York Gallery  Search this
Container:
Box 43, Folder 55
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1996
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
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:
Richard York Gallery records, circa 1865-2005, bulk 1981-2004. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Richard York Gallery records
Richard York Gallery records / Series 2: Artists' Artwork Files / 2.1: General
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw977235f2d-9e7d-444d-a1f1-07d089d9b14d
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-richyorg-ref4141

Gordon Newell [Folder]

Contents:
Folder(s) may include exhibition announcements, newspaper and/or magazine clippings, press releases, brochures, reviews, invitations, illustrations, resumes, artist's statements, exhibition catalogs.
Topic:
Artists  Search this
Location:
Art & Artist files at the Smithsonian American Art Museum/ National Portrait Gallery Library
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILAF_50374

Oral history interview with Tyrus Wong, 1965 January 30

Interviewee:
Wong, Tyrus, 1910-2016  Search this
Wong, Tyrus, 1910-2016  Search this
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag, 1914-2002  Search this
Subject:
Buck, Frank E. (Frank Eugene)  Search this
Jeakins, Dorothy  Search this
Jones, Joe  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton  Search this
Murry, Jerre  Search this
Newell, Gordon  Search this
O'Hara, Eliot  Search this
Stanley, George M.  Search this
Winter, Carl  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Painting, Asian  Search this
Chinese American art  Search this
Chinese American artists  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American illustrators  Search this
Asian American printmakers  Search this
Theme:
Asian American  Search this
New Deal  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13010
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)216544
AAA_collcode_wong65
Theme:
Asian American
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_216544

Oral history interview with Tyrus Wong

Interviewee:
Wong, Tyrus  Search this
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Hoag  Search this
Creator:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Names:
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Buck, Frank E. (Frank Eugene), 1889 or 90-1959  Search this
Jeakins, Dorothy  Search this
Jones, Joe, 1909-1963  Search this
Macdonald-Wright, Stanton, 1890-1973  Search this
Murry, Jerre, 1904-1973  Search this
Newell, Gordon  Search this
O'Hara, Eliot, 1890-1969  Search this
Stanley, George M., 1903-  Search this
Winter, Carl, 1906 Jan. 10-  Search this
Extent:
28 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Sound recordings
Interviews
Date:
1965 January 30
Scope and Contents:
An interview of Tyrus Wong conducted 1965 January 30, by Betty Hoag, for the Archives of American Art.
Wong discusses making a film for grade schools and UCLA, which was produced by Eliot O'Hara, where he demonstrated Oriental painting techniques and Joe Jones demonstrated American techniques; working as an illustrator for Republic Studio; designing pottery plates for Greenfield Pottery, Gabriel Pottery in Pasadena; illustrations for the Western Art Review magazine; covers for the Los Angeles Times Home Section 1954 & 1955; text and illustrations for Watercolor Portraits, 1949; designing ads for various magazines; and doing watercolors, lithographs, and murals for the WPA, including the Santa Monica Library. Wong recalls Surasawa, Dorothy Jeakins, Nick Berganti, Hideo Dati, Benjy Ocobo, Carl Winter, Stanton Macdonald-Wright, Jerre Murry, Steven LaVerne Dunwell, George Stanley, Gordon Newell, and Frank Buck.
Biographical / Historical:
Tyrus Wong (1910-2016) was a Chinese American painter, designer, illustrator, and printmaker based in California.
General:
Originally recorded on 1 sound tape reel. Reformatted in 2010 as 2 digital wav files. Duration is 48 min.
Only the second half of this interview was successfully recorded.
Provenance:
Conducted as part of the Archives of American Art's New Deal and the Arts project, which includes over 400 interviews of artists, administrators, historians, and others involved with the federal government's art programs and the activities of the Farm Security Administration in the 1930s and early 1940s.
Restrictions:
Transcript available on the Archives of American Art website.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- California  Search this
Painters -- California  Search this
Designers -- California  Search this
Printmakers -- California  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Painting, Asian  Search this
Chinese American art  Search this
Chinese American artists  Search this
Asian American art  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Asian American painters  Search this
Asian American illustrators  Search this
Asian American printmakers  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Identifier:
AAA.wong65
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw983296696-373e-4a57-9b61-c164dae1abc9
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wong65
Online Media:

Oriental Madonna, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Newell, Gordon B. 1905-  Search this
Culture:
Asian  Search this
Type:
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
San Diego Museum of Art Balboa Park San Diego California 92101
Topic:
Religion--New Testament--Mary  Search this
Ethnic  Search this
Control number:
IAS 75001588
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_4254

Astronomers Monument, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Garner, Archibald 1904-1970  Search this
Burnham, Roger Noble 1876-1962  Search this
Stanley, George 1903-  Search this
Newell, Gordon B. 1905-  Search this
el Djey, Djey ca. 1911-  Search this
Foerster, Arnold  Search this
Subject:
Copernicus, Nicolaus  Search this
Galilei, Galileo  Search this
Herschel, William  Search this
Hipparchus  Search this
Kepler, Johannes  Search this
Newton, Isaac  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: cast concrete with cast bronze armillary sphere; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Obelisk
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Los Angeles Public Art Division 433 South Spring Street, 10th floor Los Angeles California 90013
Located Griffith Park Observatory and Planetarium Western Canyon Road Los Angeles California
Date:
Dedicated Nov. 25, 1934
Topic:
Portrait male--Full length  Search this
Occupation--Science--Astronomer  Search this
Object--Tool--Measuring Device  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA000442
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_318991

Silent Company, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Newell, Gordon B. 1905-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: California granite; Base: concrete, painted
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Vallejo City Hall, 555 Santa Clara Street, P. O. Box 3068 Vallejo California 94590
Located U.S. Post Office 505 Santa Clara Street JFK Library Plaza Vallejo California
Date:
1967
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA000744
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_327711

Monarch Butterfly, (sculpture)

Title:
Butterfly, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Newell, Gordon B. 1905-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: granite; Base: concrete or granite
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Pacific Grove Arts Commission Forest Avenue Pacific Grove California 93950
Located Lover's Point Park Park Ocean View Boulevard Pacific Grove California
Date:
Dedicated 1964
Topic:
Animal--Insect--Butterfly  Search this
Control number:
IAS CA001941
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_341707

Pacific coastal liners / by Gordon Newell & Joe Williamson

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Williamson, Joe  Search this
Physical description:
192 pages : illustrations ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pacific Coast (North America)
Date:
1959
©1959
Topic:
Coastwise shipping  Search this
Passenger ships  Search this
Call number:
HE751 .N58 1959
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_209016

Pacific steamboats / by Gordon Newell ; photographs from the Joe Williamson Marine collection

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Physical description:
196 p. : ill. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pacific coast
Date:
1958
Topic:
Steamboats  Search this
Shipbuilding  Search this
Shipping  Search this
Call number:
VM23 .N4 1958Y
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_506919

Ocean liners of the 20th century

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Physical description:
192 p. illus., ports., plans. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1963
[c1963]
Topic:
Ocean liners  Search this
Steamboat lines  Search this
Call number:
VM381.N4X 1963
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_303636

Pacific lumber ships, by Gordon Newell and Joe Williamson

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Williamson, Joe  Search this
Physical description:
192 p. illus. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pacific coast
Date:
1960
[c1960]
Topic:
Cargo ships  Search this
Shipping  Search this
Lumber--Transportation  Search this
Call number:
HE751.N59X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_209043

Pacific steamboats. Photos. from the Joe Williamson Marine collection

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Physical description:
196 p. illus. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pacific Coast (U.S.)
Date:
1958
[1958]
Topic:
Steamboats  Search this
Shipbuilding  Search this
Shipping  Search this
Call number:
VM23.N4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_209136

Ships of the inland sea; the story of the Puget Sound steamboats

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Physical description:
ix, 241 p. illus., map (on lining paper) 23 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Washington (State)
Puget Sound
Date:
1951
[1951]
Topic:
Steamboats  Search this
Shipping  Search this
Call number:
HE630.P8N4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_209138

Sea rogues' gallery

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Physical description:
143 p. illus. 26 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1971
Topic:
Merchant marine--History  Search this
Naval history  Search this
Call number:
D27 .N54 1971
D27.N54 1971
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_271737

Pacific tugboats. Photos. from the Joe Williamson marine collection

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Physical description:
191 p. illus. 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Pacific coast
Date:
1957
[1957]
Topic:
Tugboats  Search this
Shipping  Search this
Call number:
VM464 .N545
VM464.N545
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_71588

Westward to Alki : the story of David and Louisa Denny / by Gordon Newell

Author:
Newell, Gordon R  Search this
Subject:
Denny, David Thomas  Search this
Denny, Louisa Boren  Search this
Physical description:
122 p. : ill. ; 27 cm
Type:
Books
Biography
Place:
Washington (State)
Seattle
Seattle (Wash.)
Date:
1977
C1977
Topic:
Frontier and pioneer life  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1016643

Eye of the Needle, (sculpture)

Title:
Needle's Eye, (sculpture)
Sculptor:
Newell, Gordon B. 1905-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: brass; Base: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Located Jessie M. Honeyman State Park 84505 Highway 101 Florence Oregon 97493
Administered by State of Oregon Parks & Recreation Department 525 Trade Street S.E Salem Oregon 97310
Date:
1986
Topic:
Abstract--Geometric  Search this
Homage--Honeyman, Jessie Millar  Search this
Object--Other--Sewing Tool  Search this
Control number:
IAS OR000387
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_330494

Valley Landing, (sculpture)

Sculptor:
Newell, Gordon B. 1905-  Search this
Medium:
Sculpture: Fresno County Academy granite; Base: cement; Pool: concrete
Type:
Sculptures-Fountain
Sculptures-Outdoor Sculpture
Sculptures
Owner/Location:
Administered by City of Fresno Parks, Recreation and Community Services Department 2326 Fresno Street, Room #101 Fresno California 93721
Located Fulton Mall Fresno California
Date:
Installed 1965
Topic:
Abstract  Search this
Control number:
IAS 71500436
Data Source:
Art Inventories Catalog, Smithsonian American Art Museums
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_ari_349725

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