Archives of American Art

Katherine Segava Sznycer papers

Collection ID:
Sznycer, Katherine Segava
Physical Description:
15 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
9 letters, a postcard, an exhibition announcement and 2 Christmas cards to Sznycer from Joseph Cornell. He tells her of books he is reading, accepts tickets for her play, and invites her to work and visit him. He encloses a picture of Eleanor Duse, a paper fan, and other trinkets. Also included are 2 letters from Cornell's sister Betty Benton, enclosing 3 snapshots of him.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Dancer; New York, N.Y.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3472 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1978 by Katherine Sznycer.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Dancers -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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