Antonio, Johnson, (1931-)
Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box: 1, Folder: 3
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains primarily photographs, negatives, and slides, as well as some written research material related to folk artists. The Rosenaks visited many of these artists, and photographed them in their homes and studios, with their artwork and sometimes their families. The Rosenaks used these photographs as research material for their books Museum of American Folk Art Encyclopedia of Twentieth-Century American Folk Art and Artists (New York: Abbeville,...
Dates: Other: 1987
Item — Multiple Containers
Scope and Contents From the Series: This series contains audiocassettes of interviews that the Rosenaks did with various artists, as well as transcripts of some of the conversations. There are two copies of each of the audiocassettes: an original and a duplicate copy.
Dates: Other: undated
File — Drawer: 1
Scope and Contents From the Collection: Like the “Topical Subject” files, the “People” files have two constituent parts, one deriving from materials donated to the library by Dr. Bishop, the other originating in the library and developed by Edith Wise during the last few years [c. 1988]. Both consist of folders devoted to individual persons but, whereas the “Wise” files are concerned wholly with prominent folk artists past and present, the “Bishop” segment is wide-ranging in coverage: a significant portion relates to contemporary and...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1970-1980s