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Glass Lantern Slide and Lecture Scripts

Collection Creator:
Garden Club of America  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Restrictions:
Access to original images by appointment only. Researcher must submit request for appointment in writing. Certain items may be restricted and not available to researchers. Please direct reference inquiries to the Archives of American Gardens: aag@si.edu.
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Archives of American Gardens encourages the use of its archival materials for non-commercial, educational and personal use under the fair use provision of U.S. copyright law. Use or copyright restrictions may exist. It is incumbent upon the researcher to ascertain copyright status and assume responsibility for usage. All requests for duplication and use must be submitted in writing and approved by Archives of American Gardens.
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution, Archives of American Gardens, The Garden Club of America collection.
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Archives of American Gardens
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Oral history interview with Robert Breer

Interviewee:
Breer, Robert  Search this
Interviewer:
Cummings, Paul  Search this
Names:
Bonino Gallery  Search this
Galerie Denise René  Search this
PepsiCo, Inc.  Search this
Stanford University -- Students  Search this
United States. Army  Search this
Oldenburg, Claes, 1929-  Search this
Tinguely, Jean, 1925-  Search this
Extent:
65 Pages (Transcript)
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Pages
Interviews
Sound recordings
Date:
1973 July 10
Scope and Contents:
Interview of Robert Breer conducted 1973 July 10, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Breer speaks of his boyhood in Detroit; his family, and its activities in early auto engineering; attending Stanford University and drawing cartoons for its daily paper; Stanford's art department, his U.S. Army service; the influence of the Tannerhill collection; going to Paris and the art scene there in the 1950s; Galerie Denise René; making his first films in 1952; the experimental film movement and his involvement in it; Studio Parnene and its showings of his films; showings in America; tachism; his return to the United States; the Brussels Fair Film Festival; mutascopes; early sculptures; his "Bent Whale" transitional piece; kinetic sculpture; Tinguely and Oldenburg films; descriptions of some of his sculptures; his design for the Pepsi Cola Pavilion at the Japan Expo in 1970; the Bonino Gallery.
Biographical / Historical:
Robert Breer (1926-2011) was a sculptor and filmmaker from Tappacu, New York.
General:
Originally recorded on 2 sound tape reels. Reformatted in 2010 as 6 digital wav files. Duration is 2 hr., 43 min.
Provenance:
This interview is part of the Archives of American Art 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.
Topic:
Lyrical abstraction (Art movement)  Search this
Filmmakers -- Interviews  Search this
Kinetic sculpture  Search this
Sculptors -- Interviews  Search this
Sculpture  Search this
Function:
Film festivals
Genre/Form:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Identifier:
AAA.breer73
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Watercraft-Whaling Bark Wanderer New Bedford, Massachusetts

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 30, Folder 9
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1912
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use. Viewing film portion of collection requires special appointment. See repository for details.
Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection / Series 1: Historical Photographs, 1850s-1950s / 1.37: Watercraft, 1861-1980s
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
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Miscellaneous-Whale

Collection Creator:
American Petroleum Institute.  Search this
Container:
Box 2, Folder 25
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
undated
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Reproduction permission from Archives Center: fees for commercial use.
Collection Citation:
American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection, 1860s-1990 (bulk 1955-1990), Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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American Petroleum Institute Photograph and Film Collection / Series 1: Historical Photographs, 1850s-1950s / 1.4: Political Cartoons
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Archives Center, National Museum of American History
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Sculpting Ivory (17 of 17): Whale's Tail Project

Creator:
Smithsonian Arctic Studies Center Alaska  Search this
Type:
YouTube Videos
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2018-12-20T17:45:10.000Z
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Arctic Studies;Alaska;Alaska Natives;Native Art;Indigenous Art  Search this
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Live Bird Friendly: Avoid Single-use Plastics to Protect Birds and the Planet

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National Zoo  Search this
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2021-05-03T16:14:06.000Z
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Pets & Animals  Search this
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Zoology;Animals;Veterinary medicine;Animal health  Search this
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This Ancient Iraqi Shrine is a Window to the Story of Jonah

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2018-09-18T15:30:00.000Z
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Did the T-Rex Have Feathers? [Live Highlight]

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2019-06-15T01:53:31.000Z
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Scientists Find Skull of an Extinct Crocodile Species

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2019-06-27T15:30:02.000Z
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This Videographer Strikes Gold with a Dwarf Minke Whale

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2018-02-02T16:30:01.000Z
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Why This Whale Ancestor is an Evolutionary Surprise

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Why People Believed Hippos Were Related to Whales

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"What Would Cause a Bird to Be Flightless" [Live Highlight]

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2019-06-15T02:08:21.000Z
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Polar Bear Carcass-Eating Etiquette

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2016-01-22T05:00:00.000Z
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“I Hear the Collection Has Some Giant Ground Sloth Dung" [Live Highlight]

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2019-06-15T02:10:30.000Z
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Polar Bear Goes After a Young Beluga Calf

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Sperm Whales and Bats Have This One Thing in Common

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2018-10-26T15:30:03.000Z
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🔴Live at the Museum: Stepping Through Deep Time

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2019-06-15T02:33:00.000Z
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How ISIS' Plan to Destroy the Shrine of Jonah Backfired

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Male Humpback Whales Perform This Mysterious Song on Loop 🐋 Great Blue Wild | Smithsonian Channel

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