Gloria Kolodny Chanenson papers on Josephine Hancock Logan

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.changlor
Creators:
Chanenson, Gloria Kolodny
Dates:
1939-1974
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on 1 microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Clippings, auction and exhibition catalogs, poems and photographs documenting the activities of pre-World War II Chicago art patron Josephine Hancock Logan, her husband, Frank G. Logan, and the Society for Sanity in Art.
Scope and Contents
Eight clippings (1967-1974) concern art in Chicago. In addition to a 12-page mailing list, the collection contains a 1939 card with an etching by James Swann and a printed poem, "Syuncrasy," by Josephine Hancock Logan, a 1940 New Year's card of a painting of Josephine Logan by Francois Flameng, with Mrs. Logan's printed poem, "The Cathedral," 1940 and 1942 photographs of Mrs. Logan (the latter annotated "...on her way to Ruth Lyon's recital"); a 1939 exhibition catalog for the First National Exhibition of the Society for Sanity in Art, two 1945 auction catalogs for the Josephine Hancock Logan Collection and the Frank G. Logan Collection of Famous Paintings and a 1941 booklet of Josephine Logan's poems.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Gloria Kolodny Chanenson was a scholarship student at the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. From 1938-1943, she was the secretary of art patron Josephine Hancock Logan, an opponent of modernism who founded the Society for Sanity in Art.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 4183 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1988 by Gloria K. Chanenson.

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
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- Illinois -- Chicago -- Public opinion Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Modernism (Art) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Public opinion -- Illinois -- Chicago Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Logan, Frank G., 1852-1937 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Logan, Josephine Hancock, 1862-1943 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Society for Sanity in Art (Chicago, Ill.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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