Query: Museum curators -- New York (State) -- New York
Oral history interview with Lowery Stokes Sims
Creators:
Sims, Lowery Stokes
Richards, Judith Olch
Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts Project
Dates:
2010 July 15-22
Size:
110 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.sims10
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Lowery Stokes Sims conducted 2010 July 15 and 22, by Judith Olch Richards, for the Archives of American Art's Elizabeth Murray Oral History of Women in the Visual Arts project, at Sims' home, in New York, N.Y.

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Robert M. Doty papers
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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Oral history interview with Dorothy C. Miller
Creators:
Miller, Dorothy Canning, 1904-2003
Berman, Avis
Mark Rothko and His Times Oral History Project
Dates:
1981 May 14
Size:
30 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.miller81
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Dorothy Canning Miller conducted 1981 May 14, by Avis Berman, for the Archives of American Art's Mark Rothko and His Times oral history project.

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Julia P. Herzberg papers
Creators:
Herzberg, Julia P.
Dates:
1977-2018
bulk 1987-2011
Size:
9.4 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.herzjuli
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of curator and art historian Julia P. Herzberg measure 9.4 linear feet and date from 1977-2018. Included are Herzberg's files on exhibitions and artists containing correspondence, printed material, interview transcripts, and notes and drafts by Herzberg. Artists include Wilfredo Lam, Doris Salcedo, Ana Mendieta, and Jorge Tacla among others. There is a 1.8 linear foot unprocessed addition to this collection donated in 2021 that includes materials relating to the exhibition Catalina Parra.

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Riva Castleman papers
Creators:
Castleman, Riva
Dates:
1871
1930-2013
Size:
10.6 Linear feet
7.83 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.castriva
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of curator Riva Castleman measure 10.6 linear feet and 7.83 GB, and date from 1930-2013 with one printed item dating from 1871. The collection contains biographical material, correspondence including mail art, writing project files, notebooks, interviews, project files, printed material, photographic material, and artwork. The collection richly documents Castleman's writing and research process and contains dozens of manuscripts for books, catalogs, and essays, as well as related correspondence and research including audio interviews and sound recordings. Several of Castleman's books about contemporary printmaking, such as Prints of the 20th Century (1976) and American Impressions (1985), are extensively documented, as are many of the catalogs she produced to accompany Museum of Modern Art exhibitions, including Jasper Johns: A Print Retrospective (1987) and The Prints of Andy Warhol (1990). Some records are in born-digital form including correspondence, manuscript drafts, and audio conversations with Tatyana Grosman. Other interviews are on sound cassettes.

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A. Hyatt Mayor papers
Creators:
Mayor, A. Hyatt (Alpheus Hyatt), 1901-1980
Dates:
1815-1980
Size:
5 Linear feet ((partially microfilmed on 3 reels))
0.4 Linear feet (Addition)
Collection ID:
AAA.mayoa
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence; scrapbooks and diaries; writings; photographs; medals; passport; engagement calendars; and printed material.

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Milton Wolf Brown papers
Creators:
Brown, Milton Wolf (Milton Wolf), 1911-1998
Dates:
1908-1998
Size:
26 Linear feet
0.225 Gigabytes
Collection ID:
AAA.browmilt
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art historian and educator Milton Wolf Brown date from 1908 to 1998 and measure 26.0 linear feet and 0.225 GB. The collection documents Brown's career through scattered biographical material, correspondence with friends, publishers, colleagues, artists, museums, and art organizations, travel journals, files for the Prendergast Catalogue Raisonne Project, exhibition, research, teaching, and organization files, printed and digital material, and scattered photographs. A large portion of this collection consists of writings by Brown including notebooks, draft writings for books and other publications, lectures, and his writings as a student.

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Letters to Beatrice Lippincott (Garvan) from Lyonel and Julia Feininger
Creators:
Garvan, Beatrice B.
Feininger, Julia
Dates:
1951-1952
Size:
3 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.garvbeat
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A letter from Julia Feininger, 1951 Sept. 17, and one from Lyonel Feininger, 1952 Apr. 29 (illustrated with a woodcut), discussing the history of the Feininger painting, "The Cathedral," in response to queries from the purchaser, Beatrice Lippincott (later Beatrice Garvan). Enclosed in the 1951 letter is a photograph of the painting, with a short …

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Oral history interview with Mildred Constantine
Creators:
Constantine, Mildred
Cummings, Paul
Dates:
1976 May 3-1976 August 26
Size:
92 Pages (Transcript)
Collection ID:
AAA.consta76
Repository:
Archives of American Art

An interview of Mildred Constantine conducted 1976 May 3-1976 August 26, by Paul Cummings, for the Archives of American Art.

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Monroe Wheeler letters
Creators:
Wheeler, Monroe, 1899-
Dates:
1966-1971
Size:
2 Items ((on partial microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.wheemonr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

A brief biographical sketch of Monroe Wheeler, written in 1966 by Elizabeth McFadden for the EVENING NEWS of Newark, and a note from McFadden on Wheeler, dated 1971.

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