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PNAA. Pacific Northwest Artists Archive

 Collecting Area
Identifier: PNAA
A collaborative project of the Willamette University Archives and the Hallie Ford Museum of Art, the Pacific Northwest Artists Archive (PNAA) is a collection of materials related to the careers of artists who are or were active in Oregon and Washington for the major portion of their careers.

Found in 41 Collections and/or Records:

John Rock papers

Identifier: WUA078
Overview The John Rock papers include a record book of paintings and prints completed by Rock during the 1960s and 1970s as well as exhibition flyers.
Dates: 1960-1991

Nelson and Olive Sandgren papers

Identifier: WUA121
Overview The Nelson and Olive Sandgren papers document the art and teaching careers of Nelson Sandgren and contains extensive personal records of the Sandgren family from 1936 to 2016.
Dates: 1936-2016

Stephan Soihl Pacific Northwest Artists Audiovisual collection

Identifier: WUA058
Overview The Stephan Soihl Pacific Northwest Artists Audiovisual collection contains video and sound recordings of local artists, including Charles Heaney, Stephan Soihl, and Paul Missal.
Dates: 2005-2012

Mark Sponenburgh papers

Identifier: WUA120
Overview The Mark Sponenburgh papers include materials related to Sponenburgh’s careers as an artist, educator, and scholar from 1940-2017.
Dates: circa 1940-2017

Edith Price Walford papers

Identifier: WUA055
Overview The Edith Price Walford papers contain artwork, art supplies, and ephemera produced by Walford during her life.
Dates: 1936-1960

Ruth West collection on Charles Heaney

Identifier: WUA081
Overview This collection includes letters and calligraphy written by artist Charles Heaney to Ruth and Rex West. Also included are two paintings of Heaney's as well as exhibition notices and newspaper clippings featuring Heaney's work.
Dates: 1969-2005

Dale Whitney papers

Identifier: WUA017
Overview The Dale Whitney papers contain 35 mm negatives, photographic samples, test prints, and exhibition prints from Whitney's time as an overseas freelance photographer. Locations for these images include Austria, China, Greece, Italy, Korea, Oregon, and the Philippines. Also included is a collection of publications featuring Whitney's photography and reportage and her photographic equipment.
Dates: 1951-1999

Harry Widman papers

Identifier: WUA123
Overview The Harry Widman papers document the art and teaching careers of Harry Widman from 1937 to 2015. This collection also includes family documents from 1895 to 2015.
Dates: 1895-2015; Majority of material found within 1937 - 2015

Myra Albert Wiggins papers

Identifier: WUA046
Overview The Myra Albert Wiggins papers consist of biographical materials, correspondence, publications, news clippings, writing, drawings and photographs. The collection also contains diaries, scrapbooks, personal artifacts and published works by Wiggins.
Dates: 1890-2015; Majority of material found within 1890-1956

Elmer Edwin Young papers

Identifier: WUA076
Overview The Elmer Edwin Young papers contain proofs for Young's monograph Hearing, Seeing, Feeling, Wondering and exhibition materials.
Dates: 1978-1979