Watson-Guptill Publications letters
Mostly letters to Arthur L. Guptill, director of publications, from authors seeking a publisher for various types of art books, as well as letters from business associates and persons requesting information or commenting about art books, techniques, schools, AMERICAN ARTIST magazine, the American Amateur Artists Association, and other topics.
Oral history interview with John Coplans
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.
Oral history interview with Harry N. Abrams
29 Pages (Transcript)
An interview of Harry N. Abrams conducted 1972 March 14, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art. Abrams speaks of his educational background including classes at the National Academy of Design, the Art Students League, and New York University. He recalls his book designs, advertising and mail orders for Schwab …
Frederic Fairchild and Julia Munson Sherman papers
Sherman, Julia Munson, d. 1972
Personal and business correspondence; biographical material; photographs of Elliot Orr and others, a daguerreotype of a drawing of Judge David Sherman Boardman of the Superior Court of Connecticut, 1853 by Waldo and Jewett; art work by Albert Lorey Groll, Elliot Orr, Thomas Maitland Cleland, Theodore Bolton, and others; notes; clippings and …
Raphael Doktor papers
Reports and photographs of the Technical Service Division of the WPA-Federal Art Project, New York; publications of the New York City WPA Art Project including "The WPA Federal Art Project a Summary of Activities and Accomplishments," undated, "Oils, Watercolors, Prints & Sculpture by Artist Teachers of the Art Teachers Division," 1939, "Art …
Mitchell Kennerley papers
Miscellaneous papers concerning auctioneering in New York and the Anderson Galleries.
Jacqueline Brody papers
Primarily files kept by Brody as editor of Print Collector's Newsletter, 1972-1996, including correspondence with authors, art historians, dealers, publishers; unpublished manuscripts; and clippings. Also found are files relating to Brody's work as an art writer and consultant, including interviews and research files, 1996-2003.
Municipal Art Society of New York records
The records of the Municipal Art Society of New York, based out of New York City and established in 1893, measure 3.2 linear feet and date from 1901 to 1960. The records include minutes from the annual and directors meetings, which incorporate reports, directors' files, committee files, and printed material. Financial reports to the Municipal Art Society Board that detail the organization's Permanent Fund are also present.
Anne Brigadier papers
Thirteen letters, a curriculum vitae, two photographs of Brigadier and two of her work, the original manuscript and a published copy of her book COLLAGE--A COMPLETE GUIDE FOR ARTISTS, 23 exhibition catalogues, and two clippings.
108: an East Village review
Complete set (13 issues) of the newsletter 108: An East Village Review (also titled 108 East Village Review and 108 Review) published between June 1986 and Winter 1988-89.