Yoors, Jan, b. 1922 d. 1977
Painter, Photographer, Sculptor, Filmmaker, Textile designer, Weaver, Writer
Active in New York, N.Y.
Collection size: 0.8 linear ft.
Collection Summary: 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 Christmas cards.
Biographical/Historical Note: Jan Yoors (1922-1977) was a weaver, tapestry designer, photographer, painter, sculptor, filmmaker, and writer in New York, N.Y.
Donated November 11, 1978 by Marianne Yoors, Jan Yoor's widow.