Florence M. Barnes letter and printed material
One letter to Barnes from Bernard Berenson; and a copy of HARVARD TODAY which includes and article about Berenson.
Joseph E. Widener letter
A letter to Mrs. Graham Shaw, May 21, 1923, permitting her to chaperone 12 people on a visit to his art collection. He agrees with Mrs. Shaw that "the appreciation of art in Philadelphia is much needed...."
Lloyd Howard letter
From Spreckels to Howard discussing the formation of a "Museum of Dance and Theatre" in San Francisco.
Glenn Wessels typescripts
Reel NDA 1: Typescript of an article by Wessels, "Modern American Art," concerning government patronage of the arts.
Carl Lieber papers
Correspondence, catalogs, photographs, and clippings; includes letters from Percy Ives, William P. Ware, J.H. Gest, Louis J. Millet, Otto Stark, Theodore C. Steele; a manuscript in the hand of William Forsyth [painter and educator from Indiana] on Greek sculpture; and business records of the Art Association of Indianapolis, Ind.
Larry Aldrich papers
Correspondence, 1953-1973, with the Museum of Modern Art and the Whitney Museum of American Art regarding, among other topics, purchase funds established for each museum by the Larry L. Aldrich Foundation, Inc., including lists of works of art approved for acquisition, and invoices; correspondence regarding Aldrich's private collection, including purchase invoices …
Nathaniel Saltonstall Arts Fund records
Minutes of a meeting of the trustees of the Saltonstall Arts Fund; letters and memorandums relating to the sale of works from the Saltonstall collection; lists of works in the collection and appraisals; a "Memorial Exhibition" catalog; an estate auction catalog; and photocopies of clippings about Saltonstall.
Oral history interview with Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller
An interview of Nelson Aldrich Rockefeller conducted 1972 July 24, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Rockefeller speaks of his family's art collection, and the influence of growing up surrounded by art; his interest in architecture; his involvement with the Museum of Modern Art and the Metropolitan Museum of …
Richard Florsheim Art Fund records
The Richard Florsheim Art Fund records measure 15.0 linear feet and date from 1990-2003. Included are files arranged alphabetically concerning more than 300 grant recipients of the Richard Florsheim Art Fund. Files contain correspondence, grant proposals, biographies, slides or reproductions of works of art, catalogs, and miscellany.
Oral history interview with Jane Blaffer Owen
Levy, Sandra Curtis
An interview of Jane Blaffer Owen conducted 1980 Mar. 12, by Sandra Curtis Levy, for the Archives of American Art Texas Project.