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Oral history interview with Merryll Saylan, 2006 May 20-June 5

Interviewee:
Saylan, Merryll B., 1936-  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Fredell, Gail  Search this
Glaser, Jerry  Search this
Maruyama, Wendy  Search this
Blunk, J.B. (James B.)  Search this
Cooper, Michael Jean  Search this
Stubbs, Del  Search this
Stocksdale, Bob  Search this
Rapp, Joanne  Search this
Weir-Quiton, Pamela  Search this
Evans, Ralph  Search this
Foy, George  Search this
Lipofsky, Marvin  Search this
American Association of Woodturners  Search this
California State University, Northridge  Search this
University of California, Los Angeles  Search this
Woodstock School of Painting  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Wood Turning Center (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
International Turned Objects Show  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Wood-workers  Search this
France  Search this
Hong Kong  Search this
Furniture making  Search this
World War, 1939-1945  Search this
Guatemala  Search this
Turning  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Japan  Search this
England  Search this
Feminism  Search this
Environmental engineering  Search this
Woodwork  Search this
Philippines  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13576
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)260467
AAA_collcode_saylan06
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_260467
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Jack Lenor Larsen, 2004 February 6-8

Interviewee:
Larsen, Jack Lenor, 1927-  Search this
Interviewer:
Fisch, Arline M., 1931-  Search this
Subject:
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Rossbach, Ed  Search this
University of Washington  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Textile industry  Search this
Textile crafts  Search this
Textile designers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13092
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)247149
AAA_collcode_larsen04
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_247149
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Gerhardt Knodel, 2004 August 3

Interviewee:
Knodel, Gerhardt, 1940-  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Leland, Mary Jane  Search this
Albers, Anni  Search this
Andreson, Laura F.  Search this
Hicks, Sheila  Search this
Al-Hilali, Neda  Search this
Tawney, Lenore  Search this
Smith, Kiki  Search this
Abakanowicz, Magdalena  Search this
Christo  Search this
Larsen, Jack Lenor  Search this
Zeisler, Claire  Search this
Kester, Bernard  Search this
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
University of California, Los Angeles  Search this
Los Angeles City College  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
California  Search this
Abstract expressionism  Search this
Fiber artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Textile crafts  Search this
Michigan  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12740
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)249179
AAA_collcode_knodel04
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_249179
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Marilyn Levine, 2002 May 15

Interviewee:
Levine, Marilyn A., 1935-2005  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Melchert, Jim  Search this
Voulkos, Peter  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Ceramics  Search this
Art galleries, Commercial  Search this
Ceramicists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12144
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)237984
AAA_collcode_levine02
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_237984
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Bruce Metcalf, 2009 June 10

Interviewee:
Metcalf, Bruce, 1949-  Search this
Interviewer:
Cooke, Edward S., 1954-  Search this
Subject:
Burns, Mark  Search this
Church, Sharon  Search this
Wilson, Anne  Search this
Clark, Garth  Search this
Schaechter, Judith  Search this
Shaw, Richard Blake  Search this
Craig, Gabriel  Search this
Hash, Arthur  Search this
Rogers, Steve  Search this
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Arneson, Robert  Search this
Daley, William  Search this
Woell, J. Fred  Search this
Kumata, Carol  Search this
Griffin, Gary  Search this
Koplos, Janet  Search this
Bauer, Fred  Search this
Morris, William  Search this
Mawdsley, Richard  Search this
Pritchard, Marian  Search this
Rogers, Harriet  Search this
Cummins, Susan  Search this
Kington, L. Brent (Louis Brent),  Search this
Slosberg, Jill  Search this
Moran, Lois  Search this
Ruskin, John  Search this
Halem, Henry  Search this
Jerry, Michael John  Search this
Koss, Gene  Search this
Gill, John  Search this
Hammer, Wayne  Search this
Matzdorf, Kurt  Search this
Long, Randy  Search this
Getty, Nilda  Search this
Bennett, Jamie  Search this
Slivka, Rose  Search this
Eidelberg, Martin P.  Search this
Lechtzin, Stanley  Search this
Flynn, Pat  Search this
Ebendorf, Robert  Search this
La Plantz, David  Search this
Society of North American Goldsmiths  Search this
Kent State University  Search this
Syracuse University  Search this
Tyler School of Art  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Montana State University (Bozeman, Mont.)  Search this
State University of New York at New Paltz  Search this
Colorado State University  Search this
University of the Arts (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Communism  Search this
Deconstructivism (Architecture)  Search this
Metal-work  Search this
Jewelry making  Search this
Ceramics  Search this
California  Search this
Conceptual art  Search this
Jewelers  Search this
Seoul (Korea)  Search this
Formalism (Art)  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)16051
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)310185
AAA_collcode_metcal09
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_310185
Additional Online Media:

Sally V. Cooke photograph collection of Southwest Indians and scenery

Collector:
Cooke, Sally V.  Search this
Names:
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Stevenson, Matilda Coxe, 1850-1915  Search this
Photographer:
Steinberg, G.  Search this
Wittick, Ben, 1845-1903  Search this
Extent:
24 copy prints
Culture:
Navajo Indians  Search this
Acoma Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Zuni Indians  Search this
Hopi Indians  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Copy prints
Place:
New Mexico -- Antiquities
Hopi Indian Reservation (Ariz.)
Petrified Forest National Park (Ariz.)
Fort Apache (Ariz.)
Zuni (N.M.)
Acoma (N.M.)
Date:
circa 1875-1900
Scope and Contents note:
Photographs depicting pueblos, dances, cliff dwellings, pottery, weaving, rock art, Matilda Coxe Stevenson, and other scenes in and around the pueblos in New Mexico and Arizona. Locations depicted include Moqui Pueblo, Acoma Pueblo, Zuni Pueblo, Fort Apache, and the Wood Yard in Arizona's Petrified Forest. The collection also includes one image of inscriptions on Pawnee Rock in Kansas, 1878. Most photographs in the collection were made by George Ben Wittick, with some by G. Steinberg of Juarez, Mexico.
Biographical/Historical note:
G. Ben Wittick (1845-1903) was official photographer for the Atlantic & Pacific Railroad and operated studios in Santa Fe, Albuquerque, Gallup, and Fort Wingate. The first to photograph the Hopi Snake Dance, his photographs mostly documented Southwest scenery and Navajo, Hopi and Zuni Indians.
Local Call Number(s):
NAA Photo Lot 89-19
Reproduction Note:
Copy prints made by Smithsonian Institution, 1989.
Location of Other Archival Materials:
Additional Wittick photographs can be found in the National Anthropological Archives in MS 4638, Photo Lot 24, Photo Lot 37, Photo Lot 59, Photo Lot 87-2P, Photo Lot 90-1, Herbert William Krieger's papers, and the BAE historical negatives.
Restrictions:
The collection is open for research.

Access to the collection requires an appointment.
Rights:
Contact the repository for terms of use.
Topic:
Pottery  Search this
Dances  Search this
Pueblos  Search this
Cliff-dwellings  Search this
Citation:
Photo Lot 89-19, Sally V. Cooke photograph collection of Southwest Indians and scenery, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.PhotoLot.89-19
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-photolot-89-19

Oral history interview with Marian Kendall, 1965 Aug. 26

Interviewee:
Kendall, Marian  Search this
Interviewer:
McGlynn, Betty Lochrie Hoag, 1914-2002  Search this
Subject:
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Federal Art Project (Calif.)  Search this
New Deal and the Arts Oral History Project  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Federal aid to the arts  Search this
Weavers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11625
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)213632
AAA_collcode_kendal65
Theme:
New Deal
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_213632

Oral history interview with Arline M. Fisch, 2001 July 29-30

Interviewee:
Fisch, Arline M., 1931-  Search this
Interviewer:
Church, Sharon, 1948-  Search this
Subject:
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Haystack Mountain School of Crafts  Search this
Skidmore College  Search this
Wheaton College (Ill.)  Search this
Skidmore College  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Women artists  Search this
Metal-workers  Search this
Jewelers  Search this
Art and religion  Search this
Fulbright scholars  Search this
Knitting  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Jewelry making  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12589
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)227425
AAA_collcode_fisch01
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_227425
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Kay Sekimachi [Stocksdale], 2001 July 26-August 6

Interviewee:
Stocksdale, Kay Sekimachi, 1926-  Search this
Interviewer:
Baizerman, Suzanne  Search this
Subject:
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Japanese Americans  Search this
Fiber artists  Search this
Asian American artists  Search this
Japanese American women  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11768
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)227771
AAA_collcode_sekima01
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_227771
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with J.B. Blunk, 2002 May 16

Interviewee:
Blunk, J.B. (James B.), 1926-2002  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Ceramics  Search this
Wood-workers  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Sculptors  Search this
Woodwork  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)13312
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)237758
AAA_collcode_blunk02
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_237758
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Garry Knox Bennett, 2002 February 1-2

Interviewee:
Bennett, Garry Knox, 1934-  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Cabinetmakers  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Wood-workers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)11705
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)237767
AAA_collcode_bennet02
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_237767
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Joyce Marquess Carey, 2002 June 16

Interviewee:
Carey, Joyce Marquess, 1936-  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
University of Wisconsin--Madison  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Quiltmakers  Search this
Quilting  Search this
Weaving  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Fiberwork  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Textile crafts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12329
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)237986
AAA_collcode_carey02
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_237986
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Frances Higgins, 2003 November 8

Interviewee:
Higgins, Frances Stewart, 1912-2004  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Glass blowing and working  Search this
Glass artists  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12151
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)246706
AAA_collcode_higgin03
Theme:
Craft
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_246706
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Gary Griffin, 2004 August 4

Interviewee:
Griffin, Gary, 1945-  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Cranbrook Academy of Art  Search this
Rochester Institute of Technology  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Metal-work  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Metal-workers  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)12630
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)249180
AAA_collcode_griffi04
Theme:
Craft
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_249180
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Michelle Holzapfel, 2008 January 26 and March 1

Interviewee:
Holzapfel, Michelle, 1951-  Search this
Interviewer:
Shea, Josephine, 1958-  Search this
Subject:
Blake, Audrey  Search this
Friedman, Barry  Search this
Taylor, Gilbert  Search this
LeCoff, Albert B.  Search this
Ancell, Nathan  Search this
Trapp, Kenneth R.  Search this
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Tyler, Chris  Search this
Joseph, Peter T. (Peter Thomas),  Search this
Holzapfel, David  Search this
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston  Search this
Rhode Island School of Design. Museum of Art  Search this
Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America  Search this
Marlboro College  Search this
Norwich University  Search this
Wood Turning Center (Philadelphia, Pa.)  Search this
Worcester Center Crafts  Search this
Type:
Sound recordings
Interviews
Topic:
Italy  Search this
Self-taught artists  Search this
Wood-workers  Search this
Rhode Island  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)15619
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)281471
AAA_collcode_holzam08
Theme:
Craft
Women
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_281471
Additional Online Media:

Oral history interview with Fleur Bresler, 2018 April 19

Interviewee:
Bresler, Fleur, 1926-  Search this
Interviewer:
Adamson, Glenn, 1972-  Search this
Subject:
Art Collectors: A Project in Partnership with the Center for the History of Collecting in America at The Frick Collection  Search this
Type:
Interviews
Sound recordings
Topic:
Art  Search this
Handicraft  Search this
Art patronage  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)17565
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)394194
AAA_collcode_bresle18
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_oh_394194
Additional Online Media:

Display of Arms A Roundtable Discussion about the Public Exhibition of Firearms and Their History

Author:
Miller, David D.  Search this
Tucker, Jennifer  Search this
Ferguson, Jonathan S.  Search this
Hlebinsky, Ashley  Search this
Slavick, Susanne  Search this
Garrett-Davis, Josh  Search this
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Goldstein, Erik  Search this
Object Type:
Smithsonian staff publication
Electronic document
Year:
2018
Topic:
American History  Search this
Data source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:SILSRO_148805

Adamson, Glenn

Collection Creator:
Selz, Peter Howard, 1919-  Search this
Container:
Box 1, Folder 1
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
2007
Collection Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington, D.C. Research Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copies requires advance notice.
Collection Rights:
The Peter Howard Selz papers are owned by the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution. Literary rights as possessed by the donor have been dedicated to public use for research, study, and scholarship. The collection is subject to all copyright laws.
Collection Citation:
Peter Howard Selz papers, 1929-2018, bulk 1950-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
See more items in:
Peter Howard Selz papers
Peter Howard Selz papers / Series 1: Correspondence / 1.1: Alphabetical Correspondence
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-aaa-selzpete-ref22

American Indian Women Weaving Rugs Outdoors--A Common Sight Along the Highway [picture postcard]

Topic:
Ethnic Imagery Project, Archives Center
Collector:
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Names:
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Collection Creator:
National Philatelic Collection, Smithsonian Institution.  Search this
Blenkle, Victor A., Dr., 1900-1978 (physician)  Search this
Collection Source:
Extractive Industries, Division of.  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (color, 3.5" x 5.5".)
Culture:
Indians of North America -- New Mexico -- 1900-1910  Search this
Type:
Archival materials
Postcards
Picture postcards
Place:
New Mexico -- 1900-1910
Southwest
Scope and Contents:
Color illustration from the "New Mexico: Postcard booklet" (BL381). It depicts two women sitting on the ground working on a rug.
General:
Series 1, Box 10, U.S.A.--New Mexico---General Mountain Views.
Collection Restrictions:
The collection is open for research use.
Collection 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:
Weavers  Search this
Rural women -- 1900-1910  Search this
Tourist trade -- 1900-1910  Search this
Rugs  Search this
Genre/Form:
Postcards
Picture postcards -- 1890-1910
Collection Citation:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection, c. 1880-c. 1970, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution, box number X, folder number XX
See more items in:
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection
Victor A. Blenkle Postcard Collection / Series 1: Geographical Locations within United States / New Mexico - General Mountain Views
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0200-ref2179

Weaving the finest of Syrian silk on a primitive loom, Mt. Lebanon district, Syria. [Active no. 11465 : stereo photonegative,]

Publisher:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Photographer:
Dutkewitch  Search this
Names:
Adamson, Glenn  Search this
Collection Creator:
Underwood & Underwood  Search this
Extent:
1 Item (5" x 7".)
Type:
Archival materials
Photographs
Stereoscopic photographs
Place:
Mt. Lebanon
Syria
Date:
1913
Local Numbers:
RSN 15136

Video number 14523
General:
Company catalog card included.
Similar to RSN 24637.
Currently stored in box 3.1.41 [16].
Company acc. no. 157896.
Collection Restrictions:
Researchers should view the positive videodisc image first or locate the image in SIRIS on the World Wide Web. The original glass plate is available for inspection if necessary in the Archives Center.

A limited number of fragile glass negatives and positives in the collection can be viewed directly in the Archives Center by prior appointment.,Contact David Haberstich, 633-3721.

Digital image files linked to item-level records in SIRIS Webpac.
Collection 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:
Weaving  Search this
Artisans -- Syria  Search this
Laborers -- Syria  Search this
Looms -- Syria  Search this
Silk -- Syria  Search this
Genre/Form:
Photographs -- 1900-1910 -- Black-and-white negatives -- Glass
Stereoscopic photographs
Collection Citation:
Underwood &Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
See more items in:
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection
Underwood & Underwood Glass Stereograph Collection / Series 3: Underwood & Underwood glass plates / 3.1: Underwood and Underwood Negatives / RSN Numbers 15135-15239
Archival Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-nmah-ac-0143-ref11672

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