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Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus

Found in 43 Collections and/or Records:

Abdul, Raoul, 1973 - 1988

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Raoul Abdul lectured at the University of Connecticut's Black Experience in the Arts course a total of 17 times between 1973 to 1988. Abdul's 90 minute lecture in 1975 introduced students to his career history and to the musicians and performers that influenced him, including Chevalier de Saint-Georges, the first classical composer of African ancestry; violin virtuoso George Bridgetower; and Black singers such as Roland Hayes and Paul Robeson. His lecture concluded with a...
Dates: 1973 - 1988

University of Connecticut, Alumni Association Records

Identifier: 1998-0253

The collection contains early records of the Alumni Association associated with the University.

Dates: undated, 1881-1986

American Montessori Society Records

Identifier: 2006-0230

The American Montessori Society (AMS) Records document the history of an important American educational organization, and consist of printed, typescript, and handwritten materials; sound recordings; films; photographs; and slides. The collection, although not complete, reflects AMS's professional and administrative activities and also provides historical information about the Montessori system of education in general.

Dates: undated, 1907-2015

University of Connecticut, Archives & Special Collections at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center Records

Identifier: 1998-0290
Abstract Archives & Special Collections, located at the Thomas J. Dodd Research Center, was created by the merger of Special Collections and Historical Manuscripts and Archives in 1995. The new area moved into the Dodd Center upon its opening. President William Clinton officiated at the dedication of the Center and kicked off the "Dodd Year", a year long series of lectures, exhibitions and events. Although the Center houses several entities, the vast majority of the information in the collection...
Dates: undated, 1965-2011

Audio, cassettes (6) and reel-to-reel (14),, undated

 File — Box 110, Folder: data_value_missing_3a4f525d4b3f8f80db45c18fb54aa937
Scope and Content From the Collection:

The collection contains newspaper clippings, information on legislative bills, correspondence, executive and campaign records, grant files, questionnaires, press releases, and various Connecticut Town files. There is very little personal material.

The materials added to the collection in 2006 have not been processed but the box numbers and rough inventory information has been incorporated into the appropriate series as part of the description of the collection.

Dates: undated

Natalie Babbitt Papers

Identifier: 1994-0001

The papers of children's author and illustrator, Natalie Babbitt include correspondence, reviews, publicity, manuscripts, drafts, illustrations and finished artwork for sixteen books and several articles.

Dates: undated, 1906-2012

University of Connecticut, Black Experience in the Arts Collection

Identifier: 2015-0002
Scope and Contents Lecture notes, transcriptions of lectures and interviews, and over three hundred audio recordings associated with a University of Connecticut School of Fine Arts course, "Black Experience in the Arts." The course's instructors included professors James Eversole, Hale Smith, Edward O'Connor, Leon Bailey, and Carlton Molette. The records, particularly the audio recordings, document the contributions of black artists of the time period and the power of art as a mechanism for social change and...
Dates: 1970 - 1994

Francelia Butler Papers

Identifier: 1997-0056
Abstract The manuscripts, personal papers, scrapbooks, publications, and media documentation of children's book author and scholar Francelia Butler, Professor Emerita of Children's Literature at the University of Connecticut. The collection includes copies of her own works, as well as the work of various other authors. In addition to the text materials in the collection there are numerous audio and video tapes of many well known figures discussing various topics related to children's literature,...
Dates: undated, 1915-1997

Noël A. Cazenave Papers

Identifier: 1999-0055
Abstract Noel A. Cazenave is Professor of Sociology at the University of Connecticut whose research and teaching interests include racism, poverty policy, political sociology, urban sociology, and criminal justice. The author of numerous publications, Cazenave conducted his undergraduate studies at Dillard University and was awarded an M.A. in Psychology from University of Michigan and Ph.D. from Tulane (1977). Temple University awarded tenure 1984. Most of his research focuses on the impact of...
Dates: undated, 1988-1999

Chandler, Dana, 1970

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Painter Dana Chandler delivered his sole lecture on 10/26/1970 (2015-0002/RR41). A

Dates: 1970

Chandler, John , 1971-1975

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents

Artist John Chandler delivered 3 lectures. He spoke on 4/21/1971 (2015-0002/RR42), 1/29/1974 (2015-0002/RR43), and 4/8/1975 (2015-0002/RR40).

Dates: 1971-1975

Samuel and Ann Charters Archives of Blues and Vernacular African American Musical Culture

Identifier: 2000-0105
Abstract Despite its primary emphasis on the blues and ragtime, the Samuel and Ann Charters Archives spans the entire 20th century, beginning with African-American spirituals and the ragtime of Scott Joplin and other early composers, and ending with Snoop Doggy Dogg and the rappers of the late 20th century. The Archives holds thousands of hours of recorded music on LP, 45 rpm and 78 rpm records, compact discs, audio cassettes, and reel-to-reel tapes. Though some records date back to the 1920s, the...
Dates: undated, 1844-2001

Connecticut Central Railroad Records

Identifier: 2009-0091

The collection consists of administrative files, photographs, and DVDs associated with the formation, maintenance and demise of the Connecticut Central Railroad, a freight line that ran in and around Middletown, Connecticut, from 1987 to 1998.

Dates: undated, 1967-1998, 2008

Thomas J. Dodd Collection

Identifier: 1997-0004

The collection contains materials about Thomas J. Dodd that have been donated by individuals other than the Dodd Family.

Dates: 1935-1996

Thomas J. Dodd Papers

Identifier: 1994-0065

The Thomas J. Dodd Papers illuminate the diverse public life of a self-styled crusader. The collection consists primarily of material from Dodd's Senate years (1959-1971) and the Nuremberg war crimes trial before the International Military Tribunal from 1945-1946.

Dates: undated, 1919-1971

Herbert A. France Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 2016-0141

Herbert A. France was the driving force behind the establishment of the University of Connecticut's Music Department in 1931. The collection consists of biographical materials, photographs, programs, clippings, musical scores and sound recordings documenting his activities between 1936 and 1952.

Dates: undated, 1852-1980

Louis Gerson Papers

Identifier: 2009-0037

Film and microfilm versions of materials collected by Dr. Gerson in the course of his research.

Dates: undated, 1920-2003

Hendricks, Barkley, 1986-1987

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Painter Barkley Hendricks delivered 2 lectures to the Black Experience in the Arts course. The first occurring on 11/4/1986 (2015-0002/RR38) and the 2nd happening on 11/17/1987 (2015-0002/RR39). Hendricks was a painter who is known for his realist portraits of African American figures as a phenomenon in American culture. His pieces "illuminate the crisis of blackness within representation - a crisis everywhere shaped by an engagement with and an opposition to those persistent forms of...
Dates: 1986-1987

Eleanor Herrmann Nursing History Collection

Identifier: 1998-0329

Materials collected by Eleanor Herrmann, Professor of Nursing at the University of Connecticut, regarding the history of nursing.

Dates: 1904-2007

Hutson, Bill, 1971-1984

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Painter Bill Hutson delivered 4 lectures that can be accessed on 5 reels. 1st lecture was 10/31/1972 (2015-0002/RR35), the 2nd on 9/21/1982 (2015-0002/RR36), the 3rd on 9/11/1984 (2015-0002/RR37), the 4th on 3/3/1971 (2015-0002/RR320), and the 5th on 9/11/1984 (2015-0002/RR323).It is unknown whether the 9/11/1984 recording required two reels or if 1 tape is a duplicate.Hutson is an internationally recognized artist, known for his abstract paintings. Having traveled...
Dates: 1971-1984

Walter R. Ihrke Papers

Identifier: 1989-0082

Walter Ihrke, a composer and musician, served as Head of the Music Ddepartment at the University of Connecticut from 1949-1965. The collection contains scores and recordings as well as correspondence, publications and documentation of Ihrke's "Automated Musical Training" ["Ihrke Method"].

Dates: undated, 1925-1988

Joachim Schumacher Papers

Identifier: 1996-0016

The collection contains Schumacher's research on philosophy and art history, and materials relating to his years at Westover School. Consisting of books, correspondence, clippings, and manuscripts, the collection includes sources in both German and English.

Dates: 1922-1982

Johnson, Conrad, 1978 - 1983

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Architect Conrad Johnson delivered 4 lectures to the Black Experience in the Arts course, ranging from the years 1978 to 1983. In his 1983 lecture, Johnson described what it was like to be a working architect in New York City. He helped found Ifill, Johnson, and Hanchard architectural design firm. One reason the firm was established was Johnson related how hard it can be for black architect to find a permanent position. Johnson's presentations showed slides of buildings he...
Dates: 1978 - 1983

Keita, Souleymane , 1982 - 1984

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Painter Souleymane Keita lectured on 10/19/1982 (2015-0002/RR33) and again on 11/6/1984 (2015-0002/RR34). Keita was a painter born in Senegal. After studying at the National School of Fine Arts, Keita became a professor of ceramic and painting at the Jamaica Arts Center in New York City. He later became a board member of Goree Institute and Scientific Council of the Biennial event of Dakar. In addition, Keita was a major member of L’Ecole de Dakar, an artistic movement and genre...
Dates: 1982 - 1984

David Kherdian Papers

Identifier: 1996-0012

Materials related to the life and career of author David Kherdian. The collection is comprised of correspondence, notes, galley proofs, print proofs, and publications, and contains many of his published works. In addition to his literary work, the collection contains various materials related to his Armenian family and interests.

Dates: 1917 - 2016

Ruth Krauss Papers

Identifier: 1994-0007

The Ruth Krauss Papers contain documents and artwork created by Ruth Krauss in her work as a children's author and poet. The collection also includes materials related to the publication of Krauss's books, such as galleys, illustrations, brochures, posters, and audio-visual materials. The collection contains some documents and artwork created by David Leisk (Crockett Johnson), Krauss's husband. Separated materials include monographs, serials, and audio-visual materials.

Dates: undated, 1929-1992

Mayhew, Richard , 1970 - 1972

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Landscape painter Richard Mayhew delivered 3 lectures that can be found on 4 reels. Mayhew spoke on 5/6/1970 (2015-0002/RR64), 5/9/1972 (2015-0002/RR65 reel 1), (2015-0002/RR66 reel 2), and lastly on 2/24/1971 2015-0002/RR317). Mayhew was a member of Spiral, a black painters group that formed in 1960s New York City. Mayhew was an art student at the Brooklyn Museum’s school of art and took additional classes at Pratt Institute and Columbia. Mayhew won his first major...
Dates: 1970 - 1972

University of Connecticut, Men's Basketball Championship Collection

Identifier: 1999-0047

The collection contains materials associated with the UConn Men's Basketball team's first NCAA Division I Championship in 1999.

Dates: 1998-1999

Meriwether, Louise, 1971-1988

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Novelist and essayist Louise Meriwether delivered 13 lectures to the Black Experience in the Arts course, ranging from 1971 to 1988. The theme of Meriwether's 1972 lecture was the black writer from slavery to black nationalism. She discussed the lives and careers of writers such as Phillis Wheatly, Frances Harper, and George Moses Horton who became the 1st slave to openly protest his condition in print. She also highlighted David Walker's 1829 indictment against slavery and...
Dates: 1971-1988

Miller, Don, 1974-1984

 Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents Painter and illustrator Don Miller lectured 5 times. The presentations can be found on 6 reels. 1st lecture was 11/5/1974 (2015-0002/RR59), the 2nd was 4/12/1977 (2015-0002/RR60), 3rd time was 4/4/1978 (2015-0002/RR61), 4th time was 10/30/1979 (2015-0002/RR62), and the 5th lecture was 4/17/1984 (2015-0002/RR63 reel 1) (2015-0002/RR318 reel 2).It is unknown whether the 2 4/17/1984 lectures required 2 reels or if one of the recordings is a duplicate.Miller, born in...
Dates: 1974-1984