Skip to main content

Alan Gussow research material for A Sense of Place, 1956-1994

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as 2 series.

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.

Series 1:A Sense of Place Research Files, 1956-1994
2.1 Linear feet
Boxes 1-3

Materials consist of general research files and artist files for use in the book A Sense of Place: The Artist and the American Land.
The series is arranged with research files at the beginning followed correspondence and other supporting materials, transparencies, manuscripts of the book, a copy of the book, reviews, and audio reels of artist interviews for the book. There is one file, "General Correspondence" placed right before the audio reels that was listed as having correspondence related both to this series and series two. The final three audio reels are miscellaneous in nature and may relate to either of the two series.
DescriptionContainerSelect
A, File, 1970
1
1
B, File, 1956-1973
1
2-3
C, File, 1970-1971
1
4
D, File, 1962-1980
1
5
E, File, circa 1961
1
6
G, File, 1971-1974
1
7
H, File, 1971
1
8-9
I, File, 1970-1971
1
10
K, File, 1968-1984
1
11
L, File, 1970-1994
1
12
M, File, 1968-1971
1
13
O, File, 1966-1970
1
14
P, File, 1968-1975
1
15
R, File, 1971-1972
1
16
S, File, 1971-1976
1
17
T, File, 1969-1971
1
18
V, File, 1971
1
19
W, File, 1969-1972
1
20-21
Miscellaneous, 1968-1972
1
22-23
Bibliography, undated
1
24
Catalogs, 1964-1970
1
25
Essays and Articles, 1964-1970
1
26
Correspondence, 1967-1972
1
27-29
Scrapbook, undated
1
30
Card Catalogue of Paintings and Owners, undated
1
31
Artist Files, 1968-1971
1
32-33
Photographs, undated
1
34
Transparencies, undated
1
35-37
Transparencies, undated
2
1-2
Manuscript, undated
2
3-8
First Proof, undated
2
9
Reviews, 1972
2
10-11
A Sense of Place the Artist and the American Land, 1972
2
12
General Correspondence, 1968-1976
2
13
Lennart Anderson, 1970 December 4
1 Sound tape reel
2
14
1
Nell Blaine, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
14
2
Richard Bogart, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
15
1
Harold Bruder, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
15
2
John Button, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
16
1
Joseph Fiore, undated
1 Sound tape reel
2
16
2
Sam Gelber, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
17
1
Gabriel Laderman, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
17
2
Sheridan Lord, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
18
1
George Bentley Nick, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
18
2
Fairfield Porter, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
19
1
Paul Reska, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
19
2
George Wexler, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
20
1
Jane Wilson, 1970
1 Sound tape reel
2
20
2
Unidentified Music and Wild Sound, 1970-1974
1 Sound tape reel
2
21
1
Miscellaneous Personal Recordings, 1970-1974
1 Sound tape reel
2
21
2
Off-Air Recordings of Television Broadcast, 1970-1974
1 Sound tape reel
3
1

Series 2:Exhibition and Symposium Files, 1970-1975
0.7 Linear feet
Boxes 3-4, FC 5-6

Material consist of correspondence, printed material, transcripts, sound recordings, and film footage related to the Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery Exhibitions, Syracuse University symposium, and the Nebraska Educational Television Network broadcast of "A Sense of Place."
DescriptionContainerSelect
Sheldon Memorial Art Gallery Exhibition , 1972-1973
3
2-7
Syracuse University Symposium, 1972-1975
3
8-9
Nebraska Educational Television Network Correspondence, 1973-1975
4
1
Nebraska Educational Television Network Transcripts, undated
4
2-5
Nebraska Educational Television Network Negatives, 1974
4
6
"Sense of Place" Transcription Tape Roll #1-10, circa 1974
1 Sound tape reel
4
7
1
"Sense of Place" Transcription Tape Roll #11-21, circa 1974
1 Sound tape reel
4
7
2
"Sense of Place" Transcription Tape Roll #22-32, circa 1974
1 Sound tape reel
4
8
1
"Sense of Place" Transcription Tape Roll #33-45, circa 1974
1 Sound tape reel
4
8
2
Film Footage, "A Sense of Place: The Artist and the American Land", undated
2 Film reels
Footage of a man in front of a painting, a man gardening, paintings, and people in a field.
Note on film can 1: "Sense of Place" reel 1 of 2
Note on film can 2: Albany Institute of History and Art, "Sense of Place: The Artist and the American Landscape.'
FC 5-6

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.