Eleanor Howland Bunce papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.buncelea
Creators:
Bunce, Eleanor Howland, 1905-
Dates:
1935-1982
Languages:
The letters in the Marino Marini subject file are in French.
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
(750 items)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence; subject files on Herbert and Joella Bayer, Eugene Berman, Leonid and Sylvia Berman, Peter and Ebie Blume, Alexander and Louise Calder, Agnes Rindge Claflin, Charles Cunningham, Peggy Guggenheim, Henry-Russell Hitchcock, Marino and Marina Marini, Dudley Talcott, Yves and Kay Tanguy, Pavel Tchelichew, and James and Helen Thurber, containing greeting cards, letters, photographs and clippings (the files for Blume, Calder, and Tanguy contain letters or greeting cards illustrated by the artist) and eleven exhibition catalogs, mostly for exhibitions at the Curt Valentin Gallery, 1951-1954.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Eleanor Howland Bunce was the Executive Secretary to A. Everett Austin, Director of the Wadsworth Athenaeum and to Alfred Barr, Director of the Museum of Modern Art. During the course of her career, she became interested in and acquainted with many individuals involved in the visual arts. Died Feb. 22, 1999.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3582 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1984 by Eleanor Bunce.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Arts administrators -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women arts administrators Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Greeting cards Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Guggenheim, Peggy, 1898- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Hitchcock, Henry-Russell, 1903-1987 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Berman, Leonid, 1896-1976 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Marini, Marino, 1901-1980 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Talcott, Dudley Vaill, b. 1899 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tanguy, Yves, 1900-1955 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Tchelitchew, Pavel, 1898-1957 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Thurber, James, 1894-1961 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bayer, Herbert, 1900-1985 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Berman, Eugene, 1899-1972 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Blume, Peter, 1906-1992 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Claflin, Agnes Rindge, 1900-1977 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cunningham, Charles Crehore, 1910-1979 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Curt Valentin Gallery (New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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