Jan Yoors papers
Copies of letters; photographs of Yoors; catalogs, announcements, and other printed material; film production manual and book, "Only One New York" (Simon & Schuster, 1965) containing photographs by Yoors; manuscripts of Yoors's books, "Gypsies of Spain," "The Gypsies," and "Crossing"; color slides of Yoors's work; contact sheets; drawings on index cards; and …
Sirkka Ahlskog papers
Correspondence, photographs, catalogs, and clippings regarding Ahlskog's tapestries and weavings.
Oral history interview with Jack Lenor Larsen
An interview of Jack Lenor Larsen conducted 1971 Apr. 26-May 3, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Oral history interview with Karl Laurell
Interview of Karl Laurell conducted 1971 Sept. 7, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Oral history interview with Lenore Tawney
An interview of Lenore Tawney conducted 1971 June 23, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.
Lili Blumenau collection
A photograph (b&w) of Lili Blumenau at work at a loom, taken by David Vestal, undated; and a certificate "In Recognition of Public Service" issued by the United States Department of State to Blumenau for her "assistance in the American program for the Brussels Universal and International Exhibition, 1958."
Robert Weaver business records
Financial material including: bills and receipts; invoices for Weaver's works of art; checks and bank statements; tax returns; and miscellany.
Dorothy Liebes papers
The papers of weaver, textile designer, and consultant Dorothy Liebes date from circa 1850-1973 (bulk 1922-1970) and comprise 24.7 linear feet. Through biographical material including a sound recording of an interview, family and general correspondence, writings including a draft of Liebes's autobiography, subject files providing detailed records of her influential consulting work, financial and legal files, printed material, scrapbooks, artwork, textile samples, and photographic material picturing a wide variety of career and personal activities, the collection provides rich and extensive documentation of Liebes's career and personal life.
Jack Lenor Larsen papers
The Jack Lenor Larsen papers measure 3.7 linear feet and date from 1941-2003. Larsen was a renowned weaver and designer, entrepreneur, and a scholar who wrote and lectured on modernist design. His career in the New York design world is documented by biographical materials, correspondence, writings by and about him, various printed materials and photographs.
Helen Weaver research material concerning John Button
Helen Weaver research material concerning painter John Button measures 0.6 linear feet and dates from circa 1950-2004. Included is material Helen Weaver created and collected in preparation to write a memoir of John Button (unrealized). Material consists of correspondence mainly between Weaver and Button, and Button and Gerald Fabian. Some correspondence consists …