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Amy Goldin papers, 1919-1978

Goldin, Amy, 1926-1978

Author, Educator, Art critic


Collection Information

Size: 4 Linear feet (on 5 microfilm reels)

Summary: Biographical and personal documents; personal and professional correspondence; a sketchbook, 1946; personal photographs and photographs of works of art; files for her publication "Art for Young America"; writings on Islamic art, contemporary art, and other art-related subjects; a bibliography of her writings; notebooks, notecards, and notes; teaching exams; and printed papers and articles by Goldin. Among the correspondents are Oleg Grabar and Robert Duncan.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art critic, author, teacher; New York, N.Y.


The donor, Mrs. Ruth M. Huston, is the sister of of Amy Genevieve Goldin.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1401 through 1405 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Amy Goldin papers, 1919-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.