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Frederic Edwin Church letters to Charles F. Olney, 1891-1896

Creator:
Olney, Charles F. (Charles Fayette), 1831-1903  Search this
Subject:
Church, Frederic Edwin  Search this
Theme:
Art Market  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6972
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209101
AAA_collcode_olnechar
Theme:
Art Market
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_209101

Allen Memorial Art Museum records

Creator:
Allen Memorial Art Museum  Search this
Names:
Cornell, Joseph  Search this
Diebenkorn, Richard, 1922-1993  Search this
Morris, Robert, 1931-2018  Search this
Oldenburg, Claes, 1929-  Search this
Olney, Charles F. (Charles Fayette), 1831-1903  Search this
Ward, Clarence, b. 1884  Search this
Wiley, William T., 1937-2021  Search this
Extent:
51 Reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Reels
Date:
1916-1967
Scope and Contents:
The microfilmed Allen Memorial Art Museum records contain general correspondence (1931-1958); business correspondence of the director (1916-1958), curators (circa 1929-1967), correspondence with dealers (1941-1953); and files of Clarence Ward, Director from 1917 until 1950, much of which relate to lectures. Also included are exhibition data (1929-1963) including correspondence and lists; financial ledgers (1938-1955); material related to a bequest from Elisabeth Severance Prentiss (Mrs. F. F. Prentiss); and miscellany. The Charles F. Olney file which includes correspondence, a catalog of the Olney collection, a list of art objects and furniture in the collection, and an index to the material; a photograph file showing the interior and exterior of the Museum, the staff, classrooms, studio, and others; and files on artists including Joseph Cornell, Richard Diebenkorn, Robert Morris, Claes Oldenburg, and William T. Wiley are also present.
Biographical / Historical:
The Allen Memorial Art Museum (founded 1917) is an academic art museum at Oberlin College in Oberlin, Ohio. The museum's collection contains over 15,000 works of art.
Provenance:
Lent for microfiliming in 1973 by the Allen Memorial Art Museum.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Topic:
Art patronage  Search this
Function:
Art museums, University and college -- Ohio -- Oberlin
Identifier:
AAA.allememo
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw98729efff-c0b7-4dfc-8c59-394e46c1b8a5
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-allememo

Frederic Edwin Church letters to Charles F. Olney

Creator:
Olney, Charles F. (Charles Fayette), 1831-1903  Search this
Names:
Church, Frederic Edwin, 1826-1900  Search this
Extent:
1 Item ((on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1891-1896
Scope and Contents:
A copy of a typescript of two letters from Church to Olney, dated March 27, 1891 and November 30, 1896.
Biographical / Historical:
Art patron; Cleveland, Ohio. Olney was one of the first benefactors of Oberlin College's Allen Memorial Art Museum.
Provenance:
Donated by Allen Memorial Art Museum, Oberlin College.
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:
Art patrons -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.olnechar
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw91427b832-7ba9-42a0-aa34-614a54ae30f6
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-olnechar

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