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Artists for Victory, Inc. records

Creator:
Artists for Victory, Inc.  Search this
Names:
Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953  Search this
Beal, Gifford, 1879-1956  Search this
Brinckerhoff, A. F. (Arthur F)  Search this
Chapin, Cornelia, 1893-1972  Search this
Cox, Allyn, 1896-1982  Search this
Crisp, Arthur, 1881-1974  Search this
Geiffert, Alfred, 1890-1957  Search this
Gellert, Hugo, 1892-1985  Search this
Hogner, Nils, 1893-1969  Search this
Juta, Jan  Search this
Leboit, Joseph, 1907-  Search this
Levi, Julian Clarence, b. 1874  Search this
Manship, Paul, 1885-1966  Search this
Nichols, Hobart, 1869-1962  Search this
Pousette-Dart, Nathaniel, 1886-1965  Search this
Steese, Edward, 1902-  Search this
Todd, Bianca, b. 1889  Search this
Walker, Ralph Thomas, 1889-1973  Search this
Extent:
600 Items ((on 2 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1942-1946
Scope and Contents:
Minutes of board meetings, correspondence, committee papers, financial records, etc. Correspondents include John Taylor Arms, Gifford Beal, A. F. Brinckerhoff, Cornelia Chapin, Allyn Cox, Arthur Crisp, Alfred Geiffert, Jr., Hugo Gellert, Nils Hogner, Jan Juta, Joseph Leboit, Julian Clarence Levi, Paul Manship, Hobart Nichols, Nathaniel Pousette-Dart, Edward Steese, Bianca Todd, and Ralph T. Walker.
Biographical / Historical:
Based in New York, N.Y., 1942-1946. This organization was formed by artists who desired to assist in the war effort by using their artistic abilities. Activities included a war poster competition, British-American goodwill exhibition, sponsoring portrait drawings, demonstrations of arts and crafts, and instruction in military hospitals. Officers include Paul Manship, John Taylor Arms, Arthur Crisp, Ralph T. Walker, Hobart Nichols, Hugo Gellert.
Provenance:
Donated 1965 by Helen Treadwell.
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:
Painters  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Function:
Arts organizations
Identifier:
AAA.artifor
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw95f28a8a9-b85c-4634-ae22-ec82ae74e68e
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-artifor

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