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Dates:
1989
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1983-1984
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1945-1980
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Oversized material in Box 15

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Dates:
circa 1970s
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1959-1986
Level:
series
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (Box 2)
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art

McCray's general correspondence files relate to numerous consulting and committee projects, and professional memberships. There are letters from Mrs. John Lockwood, Grace Morley, Kazuko Oshima, Hubert Humphrey, Donald Richie, and Tenzin Thetong, a representative of the Dalai Lama. A file for contributors to the Porter McCray fund contains letters...

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Dates:
1959-1982
Level:
series
Size:
0.5 Linear feet (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Scattered biographical files include eleven appointment books that date from 1963 to 1972, cirriculum vitaes, an invitation list for a dinner party given by Julius Fleischmann in Paris, a poem written by an unknown author for McCray's 70th birthday, a transcript of an interview conducted by McCray with Dr. Grace Morley, and an unsigned painting.

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Dates:
1936-1987
Level:
series
Size:
8.2 Linear feet (Box 3-11, OV 12-13)
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Professional files documenting McCray's work as an arts advisor, consultant, director, committee member, board member, and lecturer are located in this series. There are files for his work with the Asian Cultural Council, Asia Society, Byrd Hoffman Foundation, Cunningham Dance Foundation, Cathedral Church of St. John the Divine, Indo-United State...

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Creators:
McCray, Porter A., 1908-2000
Dates:
1936-1989
Size:
12.3 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.mccrport
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of New York City arts administrator Porter A. McCray measure 12.3 linear feet and date from 1936 to 1989. The papers include scattered biographical materials, correspondence, and writings and notes. The bulk of the collection consists of professional files documenting his advisory and consulting work for museums, institutions, organizations, and foundations. Also found within the collection are printed materials and photographs of McCray and artwork.

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Creators:
Catherine Viviano
Dates:
1930-1990
bulk 1949-1978
Size:
11.6 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.cathvivi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The records of the Catherine Viviano Gallery measure 11.6 linear feet and date from 1930-1990, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1949-1978. Established in New York City in 1949, the gallery specialized in contemporary painting and sculpture primarily by American and European artists. The collection consists of artists' files; correspondence with artists, collectors, dealers, museum directors, curators, and publishers; business records; printed material; and photographs of artwork and artists. Also included are records relating to Catherine Viviano's activities as a private dealer and consultant after she closed the gallery in 1970.

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