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Creators:
Barr, Alfred H., Jr., 1902-1981
Dates:
[ca. 1915-1983]
Size:
61 Microfilm reels
Collection ID:
AAA.barralfr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Files kept during Barr's tenure at the Museum of Modern Art, including personal and professional correspondence with museum officials, curators, writers, historians, critics, art associations, foundations, magazines, artists, and collectors, including John Canaday, Stanton Catlin, Camilla Gray, Rene d'Harnoncourt, John Hightower, Roland Penrose, an...

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Creators:
Barr, Margaret Scolari, 1901-1987
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1974 February 22-May 13
Size:
69 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.barr74
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Margaret Scolari Barr conducted 1974 February 22-1974 May 13, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Creators:
Cancel, Luis R.
Dates:
circa 1900-1998
bulk 1970-1996
Size:
10.1 Linear feet
0.947 Gigabytes (ER01-ER04)
Collection ID:
AAA.cancluis
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of Puerto Rican arts administrator and artist Luis Cancel measure 10.1 linear feet and .947 gigabytes and date from circa 1900 to 1998 with the bulk of the material dating from 1970 to 1996. The collection is comprised of biographical material, professional files, arts administration records documenting his directorship at the Bronx Museum of the Arts and as Commissioner for the Department of Cultural Affairs in New York, subject and artist's files, files for the exhibition Legacy / Legado, printed materials, word processing documents, digital photographs, and unidentified sound recordings.

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Creators:
Delaney, Beauford, 1901-
Dates:
1967 February 16
Size:
1 Item
Collection ID:
AAA.delabeau
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Found here is one letter to museum director Charles Nagel written by artist Beauford Delaney, dated February 16th, 1967. In this letter, Beauford Delaney thanks Charles Nagel for his kindness to artists. Delaney also mentions Madame Breeskin [Adelyn Breeskin].

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Creators:
Doty, Robert M.
Dates:
circa 1935-2000
bulk 1960-1992
Size:
3.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.dotyrobe
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Robert M. Doty papers measure 4 linear feet and date from circa 1935-2000, with the bulk of the collection dating from 1960-1992. The collection documents Doty's career as a museum curator and director, particularly his involvement with American folk art and photography, through biographical materials, correspondence, writings, artist files, and exhibition and gallery files detailing several exhibitions that Doty curated during his career. Also found are consulting and professional files, subject and research files reflecting a wide variety of research interests, professional projects, and activities, collecting records documenting Doty's personal art collecting, and printed materials related to Doty's career and interests.

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Creators:
New York State Council on the Arts
Dates:
undated
Size:
10 Sound tapes ((469 p. transcript), 7 in.)
Collection ID:
AAA.nyscarts
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A seminar for museum directors on the subject of "planning and operation of neighborhood museums," held in Brooklyn, New York.

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Creators:
Taylor, Francis Henry, 1903-1957
Dates:
1950-1958
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.taylfran
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence concerning the acquisition of Taylor's papers by the Archives; typescripts of "Life Round Table Conference on Modern Art," 1948; and a large file of clippings relating to Taylor's work with the Metropolitan Museum of Art.

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Creators:
Coplans, John
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1975 April 4-1977 August 4
Size:
133 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.coplan75
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of John Coplans conducted 1975 April. 4-1977 August 4, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art, in New York City.

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Creators:
Rebay, Hilla, 1890-1967
Dates:
1921-1963
Size:
0.2 Linear feet ((on 2 partial microfilm reels))
Collection ID:
AAA.rebahill
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs, printed material, and court records.

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Creators:
Stix, Hugh
Artists' Gallery (New York, N.Y)
Museum Purchase Fund
Dates:
1947-1963
Size:
0.4 Linear feet ((on 1 partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.stixhugh
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An exhibition announcement and catalog from the Artists' Gallery 20th anniversary exhibition, 1955; letters from artists responding to Stix's request for drawings for the exhibition, including Milton Avery, George Biddle, Isabel Bishop, Victor Candell, Philip Evergood, T. Lux Feininger, Ernest Fiene, Chaim Gross, Morris Kantor, James Lechay, Oronzi...

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