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Wayne Amerine papers

Creator:
Amerine, Wayne, 1928-  Search this
Extent:
3 Microfilm reels
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Microfilm reels
Date:
1966-1982
Scope and Contents:
A resume; letters and telegrams, 1966-1967, from the Dallas County United Fund, Inc., Keitz & Herndon, Inc., Dallas Lone Star Gas Company, and others; exhibition announcements, catalogs, and invitations, 1968-1982; newspaper and magazine clippings, undated and 1968-1982; a typescript of Amerine's log in which he describes his participation as a combat artist in the U.S. Navy operation "Roughride," 1971; journals, 1979-1982, containing drafts of letters, notes and writings on art and his activities, annotated drawings, sketches and studies, and newspaper clippings; and undated photographs of Amerine and his art work.
Biographical / Historical:
Painter; Dallas, Texas.
Provenance:
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Lent for microfilming 1982 by Wayne Amerine.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Occupation:
Painters  Search this
Topic:
Painting -- Texas -- Dallas  Search this
War in art  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.amerwayn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-amerwayn

Thomas Garvin Korean War Scrapbook

Creator:
Garvin, Thomas  Search this
Vines, Gail  Search this
Extent:
0.3 Cubic feet (1 folder)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Envelopes
Scrapbooks
Drawings
Date:
1951-1953
Scope and Contents:
One scrapbook of fourteen pages consisting of hand-drawn illustrations cut from envelopes and glued to the scrapbook pages.
Arrangement:
Collection is arranged into one series.
Biographical / Historical:
Thomas Garvin was a fighter pilot during the Korean War. During his tour he wrote letters home with a hand-drawn illustration on each envelope. He also edited an Air Force magazine calledAir Scoop.

According to an unidentified article sent by Gail Vines, Garvin's daughter:

"Thomas Garvin graduated from the Army Air Corps cadets as a second lieutenant in 1945. He served as a flight instructor at Perrin Field, Texas, and was then transferred to Williams AFB, Arizona. His next duty assignment was to Korea, where he served through 1952, flying 100 missions in F-86 and being credited with one confirmed MIG-15 kill and one probable kill.

"After Korean combat, he was assigned to the 50th Fighter Wing, Cannon AFB, New Mexico, and then to duty as operations officer of the 38th Squadron, Alexandria, Louisiana...."
Related Materials:
Of interest to researchers might be collection #755, Stephen A. Douglas World War II Envelopes, 1942-1945. Douglas used watercolors to decorate envelopes he sent home to his family during the war.

The Archives Center also has numerous collections containing scrapbooks and war related materials.
Provenance:
The scrapbook was donated to the Archives Center by Ms. Gail Vines, Garvin's daughter, in December 2000.
The collection was donated by Ms. Gail Vines, daughter of the artist.
Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Korean War, 1950-1953 -- Art and war  Search this
Fighter pilots  Search this
Genre/Form:
Envelopes
Scrapbooks -- 1900-1950
Drawings -- 1930-1970
Citation:
Thomas Garvin Korean War Scrapbook, 1951-1953, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Identifier:
NMAH.AC.0756
See more items in:
Thomas Garvin Korean War Scrapbook
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-nmah-ac-0756
Online Media:

John Groth papers

Creator:
Groth, John, 1908-1988  Search this
Extent:
2.4 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 1 reel))
15 Items (ADDITION)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1930-1986
Scope and Contents:
Biographical material, artwork, photographs, printed material and letters.
REEL D287: Biographical information; correspondence, primarily professional; clippings; book and art reviews; legal and personal documents; exhibition catalogs; photographs of Groth and his work; 8 small sketchbooks and a portfolio of sketches covering his artistic activities during World War II; and 10 sketchbooks and a portfolio of drawings on the Korean War.
UNMICROFILMED: Groth's birth certificate; art, education and military awards, 1948-1980; a few sketches, 5 sketchbooks, 2 watercolor paintings and many ink sketches; photographs of Groth's illustration class, works of art, Korea and Vietnam; and printed material, including newspapers, clippings, magazines, book covers and catalogs, 1930-1982.
ADDITION: Fifteen pen and ink and water color sketches by John Groth, ca. 1951.
Biographical / Historical:
Art instructor, painter, book illustrator, war correspondent; New York, NY; d. 1988.
Provenance:
Material on reel D287 lent for microfilming 1966 by Groth. Unmicrofilmed materials donated 1988 by Patricia Dowling, a relative of Groth. Addition donated by Anita MacGregor, wife of Greg MacGregor who was given the sketches by Groth.
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.
Occupation:
Art teachers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Illustrators -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- Photographs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.grotjohn
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-grotjohn

Michael Ponce de Leon papers

Creator:
Ponce de Leon, Michael, b. 1922  Search this
Names:
Canaday, John, 1907-1985  Search this
Davis, Elmer Holmes, 1890-1958  Search this
Quirarte, Jacinto, 1931-2012  Search this
Extent:
1.1 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 2 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sketchbooks
Date:
1943-1979
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; sketchbooks; writings; photographs; drawings; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and clippings.
REELS N69-127 & N70-14: Correspondence relating to Ponce de Leon's service as a cartoonist with the U.S. Air Force during World War II, his trip, 1967-1968, to India, Pakistan and Southeast Asia sponsored by the U.S. State Department to encourage better relations through art, his teaching appointments and exhibits; journal notes and writings concerning his trips to India, Cambodia and Thailand, his own work, teaching, Norwegian graphics and the art process; sketches and cartoons; sketchbooks containing figure studies, still lifes and sketches of Indian life; clippings, exhibition catalogs and printed material; and photographs of Ponce de Leon and his works of art. Correspondents include Elmer Davis for the O.W.I., critic John Canaday, art historian Jacinto Quirarte, and others.
UNMICROFILMED: A congratulatory letter from David Goddard upon receiving a Guggenheim award, 1967; photos and slides of Ponce de Leon's work, a slide of him in a workshop, and photos showing his metal collage intaglio printing technique; exhibition catalogs and announcements, reprints, clippings, miscellaneous notes, three cartoon drawings, and an intaglio, "There's a Time."
Biographical / Historical:
Printmaker, cartoonist; New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Material on reels N69-127 & N70-14 lent for microfilming 1969 and unmicrofilmed material donated 1977-1979 by Michael Ponce de Leon.
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:
Cartoonists -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Printmakers -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Topic:
Prints -- Technique -- 20th century  Search this
War in art  Search this
World War, 1940-1945 -- Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Genre/Form:
Sketchbooks
Identifier:
AAA.poncmich
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-poncmich

Mitchell Siporin papers

Creator:
Siporin, Mitchell, 1910-1976  Search this
Names:
Federal Art Project  Search this
Cahill, Holger, 1887-1960  Search this
Cheney, Sheldon, 1886-  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor, 1900-1970  Search this
Millman, Edward, 1907-1964  Search this
Nordness, Lee  Search this
Rowan, Edward Beatty, 1898-1946  Search this
Extent:
5.3 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Video recordings
Date:
1913-1990
Scope and Contents:
Biographical information, correspondence, photographs, writings, research and subject files, works of art, motion picture film, interview transcripts, financial material, printed material and miscellany relating to Mitchell Siporin.
Personal photographs of Siporin, stage sets and art work by him.
Circa 1000 letters relating to his painting, his teaching, his service as a war artist during World War II and the Federal Art Project, including letters from Sheldon Cheney, Edith Halpert, Edward Rowan, Holger Cahill, Edward Millman, Max Abramowitz, Lee Nordness, and others; biographical material; notes and lectures; art history research files; sketches; price lists for his art works; expense accounts and tax records; blueprints and architectural plans; photographs, including WWII photographs and photographs of his art work; reproductions of his art work; exhibition catalogs; and clippings.
Letters from Siporin to his brother and sister-in-law, Seymour and Mary Sipporin, as well as letters to Siporin from Jack Levine and Carl Holty. Writings, including scripts for lectures, journal articles, an unfinished novel by Siporin, a journal describing his experience in North Africa during WWII as a war photographer and painter, notes taken during sabbaticals, and a eulogy written by Siporin for Henry Varnum Poor. Photographs of Siporin with friends and family, including Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Peter Pollack, Edward Millman, and Philip Guston and a portrait of Siporin by Arnold Newman, as well as Siporin's artwork. Subject files, including the Woodstock Art Conference, American Artists' Congress, the American Federation of Arts, WWII, the Army at War exhibit, Siporin's involvement in the WPA, as well material on Siporin's Haymarket drawings used for a 1934 issue of Left Front magazine. Works of art including two studies for St. Louis, Missouri, Post Office murals, and a sketch of Siporin by S.P. Kaufman.
A VHS video and DVD copy, transferred from 16mm motion picture film, showing Siporin at work on his St. Louis frescoes (b&w, 3 min., no sound). Interview transcripts of an interview with Siporin conducted by Geofrrey Swift as well as an interview with Siporin conducted by Melvyn Bragg for the BBC. Financial records, including sales contracts. Printed material, including exhibition catalogs and programs, and newspaper clippings as well as an exhibition poster from Babcock Galleries. Also included is a small amount of material relating to Jennie Siporin, Mitchell Siporin's mother.
Biographical / Historical:
Mitchell Siporin (1910-1976) was a painter and photographer from Newton, Massachusetts.
Provenance:
The collection has been donated in several installments beginning in 1978 when Siporin's widow Miriam lent materials for microfilming (reels 1328 and 1332). She also donated materials at that time and again in 1992, at which time it was also microfilmed (reels 2011-12 and 2061). In 2003, Judith Siporin, Siporin's daughter, donated the materials previously lent on reel 1332 and 16mm motion picture film. In 2005 Mary Siporin, Mitchell Siporin's sister-in law donated papers, and in 2008 Judith donated another installment.
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.
Topic:
Documentary photography  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- United States  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
War in art  Search this
Genre/Form:
Video recordings
Identifier:
AAA.sipomitc
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-sipomitc

Diplomaten und Wesire : Krieg und Frieden im Spiegel türkischen Kunsthandwerks / herausgegben von Peter W. Schienerl, unter Mitarbeit von Christine Stelzig

Author:
Schienerl, Peter W  Search this
Stelzig, Christine  Search this
Staatliches Museum für Völkerkunde München  Search this
Physical description:
187 p., [24] p. of col. plates : ill. (some col.), maps ; 22 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1988
Topic:
Art, Turkish  Search this
War in art  Search this
Friendship in art--Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
N7161 .D59 1988
N7161.D59 1988
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_381486

I.E.D. : war in Afghanistan and Iraq / by David Levinthal ; text edited by David Stanford

Title:
IED
Improvised explosive device
Photographer:
Levinthal, David  Search this
Physical description:
95 pages : chiefly color illustrations, color map ; 29 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
2009
Topic:
Photography, Table-top  Search this
Photography, Artistic  Search this
War in art  Search this
Military miniatures  Search this
Iraq War, 2003-2011  Search this
Call number:
TR647.L5573 I43 2009
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104498

Ukiyoe sengoku emaki shiro to bushō [henshū Ōta Kinen Bijutsukan henshū]

Title:
浮世絵戦国絵卷 : 城と武将 / [編集太田記念美術館編集]
Ukiyo-e war picture scroll castles and military commanders
Sengoku emaki
戦国絵卷
Ōta Kinen Bijutsukan tokubetsuten
太田記念美術館特別展
Author:
Ukiyoe Ōta Kinen Bijutsukan  Search this
Physical description:
201 pages illustrations (some color), map 30 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
Date:
2011
Edo period, 1600-1868
Meiji period, 1868-1912
Topic:
Castles in art  Search this
Color prints, Japanese  Search this
Ukiyoe  Search this
War in art  Search this
Color prints, Japanese--Edo period  Search this
Color prints, Japanese--Meiji period  Search this
Call number:
NE1321.8 .U3825 2011
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_980149

ʼA Śarah tsayarim ʼal milḥamah ṿe-ʼal shalom 20 hedpesim originaliyim ʼorekh Dr. Ḥayim Gamzu = Ten painters on war and peace : 20 original prints / assembled by Dr. Haim Gamzu

Title:
Ten painters on war and peace
Author:
Gamzu, Haim  Search this
Physical description:
26 unnumbered pages chiefly illustrations (some color) 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1978
20th century
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Peace in art  Search this
Painting, Modern  Search this
Call number:
ND1460.W37 S27 1978
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_624385

Potato masher

Creator:
Bankemper, Joan  Search this
Scarpitta, Salvatore, 1919-2007  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1985
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19269
See more items in:
Leo Castelli Gallery records, circa 1880-2000, bulk 1957-1999
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19269

John Groth papers, 1930-1986

Creator:
Groth, John, 1908-1988  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Art -- Study and teaching -- Photographs  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)8303
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)210474
AAA_collcode_grotjohn
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_210474

Potato masher

Creator:
Bankemper, Joan  Search this
Scarpitta, Salvatore, 1919-2007  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1985
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19351
See more items in:
Salvatore Scarpitta papers, 1934-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19351

Unedited footage from "Potato Masher"

Creator:
Bankemper, Joan  Search this
Scarpitta, Salvatore, 1919-2007  Search this
Type:
Videorecording
Date:
1985 December 15
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)19357
See more items in:
Salvatore Scarpitta papers, 1934-2011
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_item_19357

Michael Ponce de Leon papers, 1943-1979

Creator:
Ponce de Leon, Michael, 1922-  Search this
Subject:
Canaday, John  Search this
Davis, Elmer Holmes  Search this
Quirarte, Jacinto  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Topic:
Prints -- Technique -- 20th century  Search this
War in art  Search this
World War, 1940-1945 -- Caricatures and cartoons  Search this
Hispanic American artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5523
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211131
AAA_collcode_poncmich
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Latino and Latin American
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211131

Mitchell Siporin papers, 1913-1990

Creator:
Siporin, Mitchell, 1910-1976  Search this
Subject:
Cheney, Sheldon  Search this
Cahill, Holger  Search this
Halpert, Edith Gregor  Search this
Rowan, Edward Beatty  Search this
Millman, Edward  Search this
Nordness, Lee  Search this
Federal Art Project  Search this
Type:
Video recordings
Topic:
Documentary photography  Search this
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- United States  Search this
World War, 1939-1945 -- Art and the war  Search this
War in art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9408
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211606
AAA_collcode_sipomitc
Theme:
Diaries
Lives of American Artists
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211606

Wayne Amerine papers, 1966-1982

Creator:
Amerine, Wayne, 1928-  Search this
Topic:
Painting -- Texas -- Dallas  Search this
War in art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5636
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208470
AAA_collcode_amerwayn
Theme:
The Art Market
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208470

Krieg / Werner Fenz, Christine Frisinghelli ; Österreichische Triennale zur Fotografie 1993

Author:
Österreichische Triennale zur Fotografie (1st : 1993 : Graz, Austria)  Search this
Fenz, Werner  Search this
Frisinghelli, Christine  Search this
Neue Galerie am Landesmuseum Joanneum  Search this
Forum Stadtpark  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. : ill. (some col.) ; 27 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Place:
Europe
Date:
1993
C1993
Topic:
Photography, Artistic  Search this
Photography  Search this
War in art  Search this
Call number:
TR646.A9 G76 1993
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_647583

Chōkoku to sensō no kindai / Hirase Reita

Title:
彫刻と戦争の近代 / 平瀬礼太
Author:
Hirase, Reita 1966-  Search this
Physical description:
5, 189 pages : illustrations ; 19 cm
Type:
Art and the war
Place:
Japan
Date:
2013
20th century
Topic:
Sculpture, Japanese  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Art and war  Search this
War in art  Search this
Peace in art  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1017421

Artists respond : American art and the Vietnam War, 1965-1975 / Melissa Ho, Thomas Crow, Erica Levin, Katherine Markoski, Mignon Nixon, Martha Rosler ; edited by Melissa Ho

Author:
Ho, Melissa  Search this
Crow, Thomas E. 1948-  Search this
Levin, Erica  Search this
Nixon, Mignon  Search this
Rosler, Martha  Search this
Editor:
Ho, Melissa One thing  Search this
Host institution:
Smithsonian American Art Museum  Search this
Minneapolis Institute of Art  Search this
Publisher:
Princeton University Press  Search this
Physical description:
xvi, 396 pages : illustrations (some color), photographs, portraits ; 31 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Exhibition catalogs
History
Place:
United States
Date:
2019
20th century
Topic:
Vietnam War, 1961-1975--Art and the war  Search this
Art--Political aspects--History  Search this
Political art  Search this
Art, American  Search this
Art, American--Political aspects  Search this
Art and war  Search this
War in art  Search this
Art and society--History  Search this
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1104483

En campagne : tableaux et dessins de A. de Neuville / Jules Richard

Author:
Richard, Jules 1825-1899  Search this
Neuville, Alphonse Marie de 1835-1885  Search this
Meissonier, Jean Louis Ernest 1815-1891  Search this
Detaille, Edouard 1848-1912  Search this
Donor:
Jackson, Charles Bremner Hogg DSI  Search this
Subject:
France Armée Military life  Search this
France Armée Uniforms  Search this
Physical description:
2 pts. in 1 v. : ill., ports. ; 42 cm
Type:
Pictorial works
Date:
1886
[1886?]
Topic:
War in art  Search this
Franco-Prussian War, 1870-1871  Search this
Military uniforms  Search this
Soldiers in art  Search this
Call number:
DC151.3 .R54 1886
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_1013961

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