James N. Rosenberg papers, 1911-1961

Rosenberg, James N. (James Naumburg), b. 1874 d. 1970
Painter, Printmaker, Art patron, Lawyer
Active in New York, N.Y.; Pa.,

Collection size: 1 linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel)
Unmicrofilmed: 1 v.

Collection Summary: REEL 674: 655 letters; a diary-sketchbook (April 1959, France); notes and writings such as anecdotes and stories; copies of 2 unpublished works; exhibition mailing lists, catalogs and announcements; 15 photographs of Rosenberg's work; pamphlets on Jewish resettlement; and clippings. Among the correspondents are Roland Redmond and others concerning Rosenberg's "Nine Open Letters to the Metropolitan Museum," Mitchell Kennerley, and Lawrence Lebduska.

UNMICROFILMED: 1 v., "New Pictures & the New Gallery, 1923," with a forward by Rosenberg.

REEL 1817 (fr. 1063-1064): One photograph of Harvard art professor, Paul Sachs, which was previously microfilmed under Photos of Artists II and has subsequently been scanned and returned to the Rosenberg papers.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, patron, lawyer; New York, N.Y.; d. 1970.

Donated 1960 by James N. Rosenberg. Photograph on reel 1817 microfilmed in 1980 as part of AAA's Photographs of Artists-Collection Two.

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