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Alice Yamin papers, 1927-1998

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Series 1: Letter Files , 1927-1998
(Boxes 1-2; 1.5 linear feet)

Miscellaneous letters from various individuals, galleries, and corporations discuss art-related topics including the purchase of Yamin's work and her participation in fund raising and political events. The files also contain scattered printed material and photographs. Represented are: artists including Ilya Bolotowsky, Ernest Briggs, Fritz Bultman, Elaine DeKooning, Adolph Gottlieb, Buffie Johnson, Alex Katz, Barnett Newman, and Mark Rothko; curator Henry Ginsburg; writers Barbara Nimri Aziz and Leo Yamin; and galleries including the Ingber Gallery and the Landmark Gallery. The file for Henry Ginsburg contains a photograph of Ginsburg with Queen Elizabeth II. There are also letter files concerning Markus Low of the CIGY-GEIGY Corporation; Alice Yamin's brother, businessman Frank S. Bernard; and the town Chilmark, Massachusetts, where the Yamins spent their summers.
The files are arranged in alphabetical order, except for miscellaneous letters.
Description Container Select
Miscellaneous Letters, undated
1
1
Miscellaneous Letters, 1953-1958
1
2
Miscellaneous Letters, 1963-1969
1
3
Miscellaneous Letters, 1972-1974
1
4
Miscellaneous Letters, 1975-1979
1
5
Miscellaneous Letters, 1980-1981
1
6
Miscellaneous Letters, 1982
1
7
Miscellaneous Letters, 1983-1984
1
8
Miscellaneous Letters, 1985
1
9
Miscellaneous Letters, 1986-1989
1
10
Miscellaneous Letters, 1991
1
11
Miscellaneous Letters, 1992-1993
1
12
Herb Aach, 1977
1
13
Mary Abbott; Ruth and Dick Abbott, 1958-1993
1
14
Ruth Abrams; American Federation of Arts; Anne Arnold, 1965-1988
1
15
Alice Baber; Ed Baynard; Dick Bellamy, 1974-1983
1
16
Victoria S. Benham and Charles N. Haas, 1990, undated
1
17
Thomas Hart Benton, 1975-1989
1
18
Frank S. Bernard, 1959-1977, undated
(2 folders)
1
19-20
Elizabeth Bettman, 1957-1962
1
21
James Bohary, 1968-1994, undated
(2 folders)
1
22-23
Ilya Bolotowsky; Louise Bourgeois, 1974-1980, undated
1
24
Warren Brandt, 1972-1991, undated
1
25
Ernest Briggs, 1960-1984, undated
1
26
Lilly Brody; James Brooks; Fritz Bultman, 1970-1979, undated
1
27
Gretna Campbell, 1987
1
28
Chilmark, Massachusetts, 1960-1994, undated
(2 folders)
1
29-30
Alan Cohen, 1975-1991, undated
(2 folders)
1
31-32
Gloria Cortella, Inc., 1976
1
33
Rosemary Cove, 1976-1993
1
34
Elaine DeKooning; Charles Duback; Edward Dugmore, 1974-1994, undated
1
35
Shannon Dunn; Max Eastman, 1972-1991
1
36
Martha Edelheit, 1975-1986
1
37
Natalie Edgar; Edward Farber, 1959-1994
1
38
Herbert Ferber, 1969-1973
1
39
John Ferren; James Frank, undated
1
40
Joseph Freeman and Charmion Von Wiegand, 1958-1977
1
41
Sideo Fromboluti, Tillie Speyer, and Nora Speyer, 1961-1998
(4 folders)
1
42-45
Henry Ginsburg, Carl Ginsburg, and Cora Ginsburg, 1963-1996, undated
(2 folders)
1
46-47
Fritz Glarner, 1969-1975
1
Adolph Gottlieb, 1947-1984
(2 folders)
1
49-50
John Graham; John Grillo; Philip Guston, 1978-1982
1
51
Clinton Hill; Nancy Hoffman Gallery; Bud Hopkins, 1973-1983, undated
1
52
Joan Hoberg-Petersen; John Hultberg; Julie Hyman, 1991-1993, undated
1
53
Barbara Ingber and Ingber Gallery, 1979-1992, undated
(2 folders)
1
54-55
Buffie Johnson, 1973-1992, undated
1
56
Howard Kanovitz, undated
1
57
Alex Katz, 1959-1987
(2 folders)
1
58-59
Lila Katzen; Don Kimes, 1981-1982, undated
1
60
Phyllis Kimmel, 1976-1979, undated
1
61
Bill King, 1973-1977
1
62
Betty Klavun, 1976-1979
1
63
Al Kotin; Harry Kramer, 1965-1988
1
64
Irving Kriesberg and Barbara Nimri Aziz, 1986-1989
1
65
Stanley Kunitz, 1976-1978
1
66
Landmark Gallery, 1959-1982, undated
1
67
Fay Lansner, 1978, undated
1
68
LGolda Lewis, 1986-1993, undated
1
69
Daphne Ley, 1950-1959
1
70
Linda Lindeberg; Maria Lipkind, 1971-1993, undated
1
71
William H. Littlefield, 1956-1976
1
72
Jon Loew; Michael Loew, 1957-1979 undated
1
73
Markus Low, 1967-1994, undated
(4 folders)
1
74-77
Mildred Low; Oscar Magnan, 1974-1979
1
78
Nicholas Mariscano and Merle Mariscano, 1963-1980
1
79
Alice Trumbull Mason, 1973-1993
1
80
Jason McCoy, 1979
1
81
Elizabeth "Sitty" McFadden Concerning Anne Ryan, 1971-1986, undated
(3 folders)
1
82-84
George McNeil; Jay Milder; Robert Motherwell, 1970-1993
1
85
Daphne Mumford, undated
1
86
Michael Nadel, 1927-1989
(2 folders)
1
87-88
Cynthia Navaretta, 1973-1984
1
89
Jean Neininger, 1965-1983, undated
(2 folders)
1
90-91
Barnett Newman, 1966-1969
1
92
Georgine Oeri and Gertrud Oeri-Sarasin, 1946-1976 (2 folders)
2
1-2
Ray Parker, 1980
2
3
Philip Pavia, 1981-1991
2
4
Marilyn Pearl Gallery; Philip Pearlstein, 1983-1992, undated
2
5
Vita Petersen; Richard Pousette-Dart, 1970-1983
2
6
Jody Rapée (Joellen Hall); Milton Resnick; Lynne Rish, 1958-1987, undated
2
7
Ce Roser, 1986
2
8
Mark Rothko, 1961-1979
(2 folders)
2
9-10
Judith Rothschild, 1973-1995, undated
(3 folders)
2
11-13
Ruth Wolfe Rovinsky, 1971-1993, undated
2
14
Paul Russoto, 1981-1995, undated
(4 folders)
2
15-18
Elsa Schmid; Lillian Schreiber; Lynn Schreuer and Carlos Krish, 1965-1993, undated
2
19
Barbara Schwartz, 1973-1976
2
20
Anita Shapolsky Gallery; Rose Slivka, 1979-1993
2
21
Harry C. Smith, undated
2
22
Phoebe Sonenberg, 1969
2
23
Bernice Steinbaum Gallery, 1986
2
24
Carmen Suhear; Frances Taylor, 1981, undated
2
25
Jane Teller and Walter Teller, 1952-1993, undated
(4 folders)
2
26-29
Ruthven and Joellen Todd; Jack Tworkov, 1954-1969
2
30
Esteban Vicente, 1982-1993
2
31
Hugo Weber, 1970-1983, undated
2
32
Julian "Weissman; Pennerton West, 1974-1994
2
33
Douglas Wirls; Elaine Gale Wrong, 1986-1993, undated
2
34
Leo Yamin, 1947-1995, undated
(2 folders)
2
35-36
Miscellaneous Yamin Family Members, 1965-1995, undated
2
37

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