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3.3: Printed Matter , 1905-circa 1981

Printed matter (5.2 linear feet, reels 5790-5794) includes material produced by the academy and material produced by others relating to the academy. Items produced by the academy include that which relates to the academy in general, and that which relates specifically to the School of Classical Studies and the School of Fine Arts. Material relating specifically to the School of Classical Studies includes annual announcements, the consolidation agreement, a directory, fellowship announcements and applications, lecture announcements, newsletters, and brochures about summer sessions. School of Fine Arts printed matter includes annual announcements, concert programs, exhibition checklists and catalogs, fellowship announcements and application forms, a history, and newsletters.
Printed matter produced by others consists of three scrapbooks of news clippings and photographs compiled by the American Academy in Rome, extensive clipping files, and articles from miscellaneous publications. All of these items are about the American Academy in Rome, or are by or about individuals associated with the institution. Also included is a poster for Leave Courses offered at the Academy for U. S. servicemen.
Appendix A: American Academy in Rome Printed Matter, 1911-1964 lists printed matter loaned for microfilming in 1965.
Description Container Select
General
Act of Incorporation and By-Laws, 1905-1940
26
1
Annual Report , 1930-1931
26
2
Confidential Memorandum on the American Academy in Rome, 1913
(produced for fundraising purposes, 2 editions)
26
3
Constitution, 1902
26
4
Directory of Fellows and Residents, [1981?]
26
5
General Information, 1905
26
6
History, 1913-1927
26
7
Library, undated, 1923
26
8
Newsletter from the Director, 1915-1929
26
9-11
Officers, Trustees, etc., 1911-1920
26
12
Publications, 1917, 1938-1939
(prospectus for Memoirs of the American Academy in Rome and publications lists including Papers and Monographs of the American Academy in Rome)
26
13
Special Events, 1905-1929
(announcements, programs, etc., including announcements for meeting of incorporators, and the twentieth anniversary; also menu for farewell dinner for new fellows)
26
14
School of Classical Studies
Annual Announcements, 1915-1940
26
15-16
Consolidation with the American School of Classical Studies in Rome, 1911
(agreement and plan of administration)
26
17
Directory, 1942
26
18
Fellowships, undated, 1941-1952
(announcements, application forms, examination questions, etc.)
26
19
General Information, 1913-1922
(circulars regarding the consolidation of the American School of Classical Studies in Rome and the American Academy in Rome, and an appeal for financial support, 1913; "A Brief Account of the School of Classical Studies of the American Academy in Rome," by Professor E. K. Rand, 1913; and "A Brief Account of the School of Classical Studies," 1922-1923)
26
20
Lecture Announcements, undated, 1932-1940
26
21
Newsletter, 1915-1940
26
22-24
Summer Sessions, n.d, 1923-1951
26
25
School of Fine Arts
The American Academy in Rome at the New York Wold's Fair and the Golden Gate Exposition, 1939
(booklet of photographs of works by Fellows commissioned for the fairs)
26
26
Annual Announcements, 1899-1939
26
27-28
Concert Programs, 1923-1939
26
29
Exhibitions, undated, 1896-1939
26
30-31
Fellowships, undated, 1910-1953
(announcements, application forms, and general information)
26
32
Fellowships in Architecture, undated, 1910-1947
26
33
Fellowships in the History of Art, 1947
26
34
Fellowships in Landscape Architecture, undated, 1937-1947
26
35
Fellowships in Musical Composition, undated, 1942
26
36
Fellowships in Painting, 1908-1909
26
37
Fellowships in Sculpture, 1909
26
38
General Information, circa 1911-1913, 1930
("A Brief Account of the School of Fine Arts of The American Academy in Rome," by C. Grant La Farge, 1913; "Work of the Department of Musical Composition, 1921-1930")
26
39
Newsletter, 1914-1932
26
40
Printed Matter Produced by Others
Scrapbooks Volume 1: News Clippings, 1905-1922
(general articles about the American Academy in Rome; fundraising activities, including Damrosch Fund Concerts; and feature articles concerning fellowship winner)
27
1
Scrapbooks Volume 2: News clippings, and Other Printed Matter, 1911-1912
(focuses largely the consolidation with the American School of Classical Studies and the death of Secretary Frank D. Millet; other printed matter consists of general brochure about the American Academy in Rome, 1907; proof sheets and final version of "The American Academy in Rome and The American School of Classical Studies in Rome Consolidation Agreement," 1911; By-Laws, 1911; notice of Frank Miles Day's illustrated lecture about the American Academy in Rome, sponsored by the Architectural League of New York, 1911; announcements and application for American Academy in Rome fellowship competition; Francis Davis Millet memorial booklets, 1912; U.S. House of Representatives, Committee on the Library, report on the American Academy in Rome and text of an act permitting expansion of its scope, 1912)
27
2
Scrapbooks Volume 3: News clippings, Other Printed Matter, and Photographs, 1938-1940
(exhibition announcements and concert programs of former fellows; also, photographs of: "Exhibition in NY of works submitted for fellowship AAR, 1940;" murals by Gerald Foster, visiting painter, 1936-7; mural decorations by Allyn Cox, undated)
27
3
News Clippings, 1909-1937, undated
27
4-26
News Clippings, 1938-1951
28
1-31
News Clippings A - Z, 1920-1938
(includes individual folders for Classical Fellows, Walter Damrosch, and Paul Manship)
29
1-30
Articles from Miscellaneous Publications
Congressional Bills and Reports about the American Academy in Rome, 1902-1912 and 1932
30
1
About the American Academy in Rome, undated, 1910-1933
30
2
By, About, or Mentioning Individuals Associated with the American Academy in Rome, undated, 1912-1947
30
3
Poster, Leave Courses about Rome's Cultural Heritage, circa 1945
(also stored in OV folder 36; courses included lectures at the American Academy in Rome)
30
4
Oversized Poster, Leave Courses about Rome's Cultural Heritage , circa 1945
OV 36

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