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Ankrum Gallery records, circa 1900-circa 1990s, bulk bulk 1960-1990

Contents and Arrangement

This collection is arranged as 12 series.

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Series 1: Correspondence , 1961-1994
0.5 Linear feet
Box 1

Correspondence includes general correspondence between Joan Ankrum and artists, galleries, museums, clients, and collectors generally concerning art sales, exhibitions and future shows, artwork transportation and insurance valuations, unpaid invoices, payments received, and more. Personal notes and cards to and from Joan Ankrum are among general correspondence. Illustrated Christmas Cards are from various artists including Irving Block.
Additional correspondence is found in the Artists Files, the Collector and Client Files, and Joan Ankrum's Personal Papers.
Correspondence folders are arranged in loose chronological order.
Description Container Select
Illustrated Christmas Cards from Artists, circa 1970s-1990s
1
1
General Correspondence, 1961-1994
1
2-12

Series 2: Project Files , 1965-1987
0.25 Linear feet
Box 1

Project files include materials related to special events and charity benefits in which the gallery took part, such as the Plaza de la Raza Exhibition benefit, the UNICEF benefit, and the Young Art Patrons group, among others.
Project files are arranged by alphabetically by project.
Description Container Select
Container Corporation Commission, 1965
1
13
Exceptional Children's Foundation, 1986-1987
1
14
Plaza de la Raza Exhibition Benefit, 1970-1984
1
15
UNICEF Benefit, "Up Against Hunger", 1985
1
16
Young Art Patrons, 1965-1967
1
17

Series 3: Administrative Records , 1961- circa 1990s
1 Linear foot
Boxes 1-2

Miscellaneous administrative files document activities of the gallery and Joan Ankrum, including Ankrum's early founding participation in the Art Dealers Association of California and the Los Angeles Black Arts Council, the Graphic Arts Council, and the California Arts Council. Also included are materials concerning gallery leases and space rentals, gallery floorplans, gallery history, gallery insurance, conventions, graphics and prints for order, mailing lists, publicity, and gallery supplies.
Administrative records are arranged by subject.
Description Container Select
Art Dealers Association of California, 1961-1990
1
18-28
Art Restoration, 1973-1987
2
1
Black Arts Council, 1969-1973
2
2-3
California Arts Council, 1977-1980
2
4
Conventions, 1963
2
5
Gallery Floor Plans, 1977
2
6
Gallery Insurance, 1988-1989
2
7
Gallery Lease, circa 1963
2
8
Gallery Space Rentals, 1975-1983
2
9
Graphic Arts Council, 1969-1970
2
10
Graphics/Prints for Order, 1962-1974
2
11-14
History of Ankrum Gallery, circa 1970s
2
15
Mailing Lists, circa 1970s-circa 1990s
2
16-18
Membership, 1973-1977
2
19
Museum Directory, circa 1977
2
20
Press List, circa 1987
2
21
Publicity, 1975-1981
2
22-23
Supplies for Gallery, 1964-1980
2
24-25

Series 4: Exhibition Files , 1961-1991
1 Linear foot
Boxes 2-3

Exhibition files are found for Huichol Indian's art, "Northwest Painters" (1962), "People-to-People Art Exhibition" (1972) with the U.S. and China Table Tennis associations, "The Art of African Peoples" (1973), Ancient Persian Jewelry Exhibition (1974), "Five Contemporary Mexican Painters" (1977), Ethiopian Folk Painting (1978), San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild All Media Exhibition (1982), "25th Anniversary Exhibition" (1985), "Seven California Sculptors" (1988), "Just Cows" (1987), among others.
Description Container Select
Japanese Artists Display, Metropolitan Bank (1961), 1961-1962
2
26
"Northwest Painters" (1962), 1962
2
27
"People-to-People Art Exhibition" (1972), 1972
2
28-29
"Yarn Paintings of the Huichol Indians" (1973), 1973-1976
2
30
Huichol Indian's Art Exhibitions (1973-1976), circa 1973-1986
2
31-36
"The Art of African Peoples" (1973), 1973-1986
3
1-5
Ancient Persian Jewelry Exhibition (1974), 1974-1975
3
6
Sacramento Show (circa 1975), circa 1975
3
7
Graphic Artists Exhibitions (1976), circa 1976
3
8
"Five Contemporary Mexican Painters" (1977), 1977-1978
3
9
Ethiopian Folk Painting (1978), 1978-1989
3
10
San Diego Museum of Art Artists Guild All Media Exhibition (1982), 1981-1983
3
11
"25th Anniversary Exhibition" (1985), 1985-1986
3
12-14
"Just Cows" (1987), 1987-1989
3
15
"The Grinstead Group Exhibition" (1984, 1986, 1988), 1983-1991
3
16-17
Group Show (1986), circa 1986
3
18
"Seven California Sculptors" (1988), 1988-1989
3
19
Various Exhibitions, circa 1970s
3
20

Series 5: Artists' Files , 1957-1994
22.5 Linear feet
Boxes 3-25, 41-42, FC 43-45

Artists' files document the relationship the gallery had with over 395 artists. Materials may include correspondence, exhibition materials, price lists, photographs and slides, and resumes and biographical material. Artists represented include: Benny Andrews, Carlos Almaraz, Richard Bauer, Irving Block, Naomi Caryl, Bernie Casey, Frank Duveneck, Lorser Feitelson, Bruno Groth, David Herschler, Jessie Homer, Suzanne Jackson, Buffie Johnson, Samella Lewis, Helen Lundeberg, Arnold Mesches, Henry Miller, Melvin Schuler, Arthur Secunda, Ken Shores, Jean Varda, and Zev among many others. Some of the artists have multiple files and others may only contain one item. Additional correspondence to and about artists may be found in the Correspondence series and the Collector and Client Files series.
This series is arranged alphabetically by artist.
Description Container Select
Artists, Various, 1964-1972
3
21-23
Artists, Various, 1967-1986
4
1-5
Alexander, Pat, circa 1969-1972
1 film reel
16mm
Motion picture film stored separately in film can numbered FC 43
4
6-8
Almaraz, Carlos, circa 1970-1972
4
9
Aks, Lee, circa 1979-1988
4
10
Aman, Jane, 1972
4
11
Anderson, Mark, cirda 1981
4
12
Anderson, Warren, circa 1975-1985
4
13-14
Andrews, Benny, circa 1969-circa 1978
4
15-18
Angell, Tony, circa 1974-1976
4
19
Anthonisen, George, circa 1972
4
20
Anton, Austin, 1969
4
21
Asawa, Ruth, 1962-1963
4
22
Angerson, Philip, circa 1970s
4
23
Azuma, Kenigro, 1961-1966
4
24
Azuma, Norio, 1970-1972
4
25-26
Baker, George, circa 1973
4
27
Ball, George, 1969-1970
4
28
Barr, Diane, circa 1963
4
29
Barrett, Barbara, circa 1985
4
30
Barrun, Robert Brooks, circa 1970
4
31
Bauer, Richard, circa 1984-1989
4
32-36
Becker, Dorothy, circa 1985
5
1
Behar, Steve, circa 1987
5
2
Belkin, Arnold, circa 1966-1975
5
3-6
Belzman, Steve, 1969
5
7
Benson, Bob, 1978-1979
5
8
Berger, Pat, 1968-1972
5
9
Berry, Glen, circa 1969-1971
5
10
Beveride, Dawn, 1985-1986
5
11
Biadu, Rosa, circa 1979
5
12
Biagi, Giancarlo, 1989
5
13
Bigelow, Peter, 1976-1981
5
14
Blanchard, Nancy, 1972-1973
5
15-16
Block, Irving, circa 1963-1991
5
17-31
Blum, Robert, 1970-1972
5
32
Blumenfeld, Triska, 1975-1981
5
33-34
Bobbit, Vernon, circa 1970-1972
5
35-36
Bockus, Herman, 1966-1972
5
37
Bogdanovich, Borislav, circa 1977
5
38-39
Bohanan, Gloria, 1970
5
40
Boijer, Willie, 1963-1966
6
1-4
Book, Stan, 1968-1970
6
5
Bosc, Ron, 1983
6
6
Bosworth, Robert, circa 1960-1966
6
7-8
Boyer, Marcia, 1962-1968
6
9
Brandstatter, Yehoshua, 1967-1975
6
10-12
Braun, Khyal, 1985-1986
6
13
Bravo, Gustavo, 1968-1975
6
14
Breger, Helen, 1966-1967
6
15
Breindel, Margaret, 1969-1975
6
16
Brigante, Nick, 1965
6
17
Brock, Kingsley, 1969-1970
6
18
Briggs, Lamar, circa 1979
6
19
Buff, Conrad, 1975-1976
6
20
Bukovnik, Gary Allan, 1985-1986
6
21
Burkee, Jill, 1989
6
22
Burkhardt, Hans, 1961
6
23
Campbell, Gary, 1988-1992
6
24
Caravaglia, Angelo, 1968-1990
6
25-27
Carbajal, Ricardo, 1972
6
28
Carmel, Mordehay, 1973-1976
6
29
Carter, Glenn, 1992-1994
6
30
Caryl, Naomi, 1962-1989
6
31-39
Caryl, Naomi, 1962-1989
7
1
Casady, Dorthea, 1970-1979
7
2-3
Casey, Bernie, 1964-1991
7
4-27
Castro, Mary Helen, 1971
7
28
Chann, George, circa 1966-1973
7
29-30
Chase, William, 1966
7
31
Clark, Nita, circa 1970s
7
32
Clark, Vijali, 1971
7
33
Cleary, Joe, 1985
7
34
Cloud, Frank, 1968-1969
7
35
Coblentz, Jean, 1966
7
36
Colburn, Sam, 1974
7
37
Colescott, Robert, 1961-1962
7
38
Concholar, Dan, 1978
7
39
Cone, Marianne, 1987-1989
7
40
Conrad, Paul, 1978-1981
7
41
Conwell, Craig, undated
7
42
Cook, Marianna, 1979-1991
7
43
Cook, Marianna, 1981-1994
8
1-2
Cooper, Ron, 1967
8
3
Cornell, Pamela, 1974-1975
8
4
Craig, James, 1964-1966
8
5
Crown, Keith, 1984-1989
8
6
Crutchfield, William, 1964-1966
8
7
Cuevas, Jose Luis, 1970-1975
8
8
Currant, Nanda, 1984-1987
8
9
Dai-Chien, Chang, circa 1973-circa 1979
8
10-15
Dail, Sukhdev, 1969-1971
8
16
D'Almeida, George, 1969-1980
8
17-20
Darricarrere, Roger, 1968-1969
8
21
Davis, Barton, 1971
8
22
De Larios, Dora, circa 1985
8
23
Delgado, Roberto, 1983-1986
8
24
Delman, Sherman, 1963
8
25
DeMille, Agnes, 1968
8
26
De Nicola, Ruth, 1985-1986
8
27
De Silva, Vernell, 1976-1980
8
28
De Vine, Mary Ann, 1984-1991
8
29-31
Dietrich, Henry, circa 1965-1969
8
32
Dietz, Gundi, 1985-1987
8
33
Dillbohner, Christel, 1987
8
34
Dingus, Marita, 1987-1989
8
35
Dintenfass, Terry, 1963-1964
8
36
Dixon, Maynard, 1975
8
37
Donati, Enrico, 1976-1979
8
38-39
Dudley, Nelson, circa 1968
8
40
Duning, Richard, 1983-1986
8
41
Duveneck, Frank, 1979-1989
8
42
Dyne, Michael, 1970-1986
8
43
Edberg, Ingeborg, 1984-1985
9
1
Eisenstein, Grace, 1970
9
2
Elie, Paul, 1986-1989
9
3
Ellwood, Craig, 1965-1966
9
4
Englert, Tim, 1987
9
5
Ernst, Max, 1976
9
6
Farley, Shawn, 1986-1990
9
7
Farrin, Margo, 1969-1970
9
8
Fathwinter, 1962
9
9
Faulkner, Adele, 1965-1969
9
10
Feitelson, Lorser, circa 1966
9
11
Filcer, Luis, 1965
9
12
Finch, Dennis, 1973
9
13
Finnell, Michael, 1974
9
14
Flancer, Ludwig, 1974-1975
9
15
Frame, Robert, 1986
9
16
Frank, Julian, circa 1965
9
17
Friedman, Mitchell, 1987-1989
9
18
Gabotto, Luis, 1983-1986
9
19
Geib, Dona, 1986
9
20
Gerard, Francoise, 1979
9
21
Giacometti, Alberto, circa 1981
9
22
Goedike, Shirl, 1963-1988
Oversized material housed in Box 41
9
23-37
Goldman, Ken, 1979-1991
9
38
Gonzalez, Hector, 1962-1972
10
1-3
Graziani, Sante, 1966-1972
10
4
Greenfield, Yitzhak, 1976
10
5
Griffin, David, 1988-1989
10
6
Gronan, Philip, 1989
10
7
Grooms, Red, 1974-1975
10
8
Groth, Bruno, 1963-1988
10
9-17
Groth, Nita, 1974-1989
10
18
Gunnar, Norman, 1980-1981
10
19
Hartman, Don, 1972-1978
10
20
Heidel, Frederick, 1986-1987
10
21
Heifetz, Milton, 1988-1989
10
22
Hensel, Susan, 1990-1991
10
23
Heinze, Gus, 1982-1983
10
24
Herschler, David, 1969-1977
10
25-33
Herschler, David, circa 1970s-1976
11
1-2
Hertel, Susan, circa 1981-circa 1991
11
3-6
Herzog, Minerva, 1982
11
7
Homer, Jessie, circa 1976-1990
11
8-17
Howell, Elizabeth, 1986-1990
11
18
Huntington, Charles, circa 1974
11
19
Ihara, Michio, 1980-1981
11
20
Ilyin, Boris, circa 1986-1989
11
21-22
Imus, Keith, 1975
11
23
Indermaur, Robert, 1986-1987
11
24
Jackson, Suzanne, Biographies, 1970-1974
11
25
Jackson, Suzanne, Correspondence, 1970-1989
11
26
Jackson, Suzanne, Exhibitions and Loans, 1975-1989
11
27
Jackson, Suzanne, Financial Material, 1970-1984
11
28
Jackson, Suzanne, Clippings and Publicity, 1970-1975
11
29
Jackson, Suzanne, Exhibition Announcements, 1970-1985
12
1
Jackson, Suzanne, Essence magazines, 1974-1975
12
2
Jackson, Suzanne, Photographic Material, circa 1970-1074
12
3
Jacob, Ray, 1985-1988
12
4
Jacobi, Kathryn, circa 1980-circa 1989
12
5-8
Jain, Ravi, 1970-1979
12
9
Jefferson, Gary, circa 1984-1986
12
10
Johnson, Buffie, circa 1980-1982
12
11-12
Johnson, Mac, undated
12
13
Johnson, Oliver, 1979-1980
12
14
Jordan, Conrad, 1970
12
15
Jordy, Michael, 1977-1979
12
16
Kane, Bob, 1968-1990
12
17-20
Kanemitsu, 1970
12
21
Karoy, K., circa 1987
12
22
Karpel, Eli, 1968-1988
12
23-31
Kepenyes, Pal, 1964-1965
12
32
Kestenbaum, Lothar, circa 1961-1966
12
33-35
Kim, Tschang-Yeul, 1978-1981
13
1-4
Kipniss, Robert, 1961-1965
13
5
Kirszencwajg, Sam, circa 1970
13
6
Kisch, Gloria, 1969-1971
13
7-8
Kleanthis (Clyde Baxter), circa 1965
13
9
Kleinert, Peter, circa 1960-circa 1980
13
10
Kline, Franz, 1972
13
11
Knutson, Rod, 1983-1984
13
12
Koblick, Freda, 1969
13
13
Kondos, Gregory, 1973-1975
13
14
Kovarsky, Yehoshua, 1957-1965
13
15-16
Kramer, Albert, 1968-1974
13
17
Krauss, Anthony, circa 1986-1993
13
18-19
Kreitzer, David, 1968-1987
13
20-27
Kroll, Rolfe, 1974-1975
13
28
Kristianson, Linda, 1971-1974
13
29
Kuper, Rose, 1968-1972
13
30
Kussoy, Bernice, circa 1961-1964
13
31-34
Kussoy, Bernice, circa 1961-1984
14
1-16
Kyle, George, 1982-1986
14
17
Labby, Sherman, 1968-1970
14
18
Laborice, Hugo, 1984-1986
14
19
La Duke, Betty, 1968-1970
14
20
Laidman, Roberta, 1970
14
21
Lande, Henry, 1974-1975
14
22
Lane, Doyle, 1965-1967
14
23-25
Lanes, Gretchen, 1987-1994
14
26
Larson, Lynn, 1984
14
27
Lawrence, Jacob, circa 1974
14
28
Lawrence, Michael, circa 1975
14
29
Lazarevich, Emil, 1961-1965
14
30
Lazarevich, Emil, circa 1962-1990
15
1-4
Lebrun, Rico, 1964
15
5
Lessing, Janel, 1962-1968
15
6-8
Levine, Edward, circa 1975
15
9
Levine, Eleanor, 1970
15
10
Lewis, Samella, 1968-1976
15
11-14
Lidow, Leza, circa 1980-1989
15
15-17
Lieberman, Harry, circa 1968-1991
15
18-25
Lieberman, Harry, circa 1965-1991
16
1-5
Liu, Kuo-Sung, 1963-1973
16
6
Loew, David, 1962-1972
16
7
Logan, Gene, circa 1969-1990
16
8-17
Lowe, Marilyn, circa 1974-1990
16
18-20
Lucas, Hank, 1970-1971
16
21
Lumpkins, William, 1965-1968
16
22
Lundeberg, Helen, 1963-1968
16
23-26
Lundeberg, Helen, 1963-1968
17
1
MacDonald, James, 1961-1962
17
2
MacLsay, Jean, 1968
17
3
MacWeeney, Leslie, 1961-1963
17
4-5
Mancini, John, 1967
17
6
Mandel, Trude, 1986-1987
17
7
Manley, Phyllis, circa 1970-1991
17
8-13
Marcus, Marcia, 1974
17
14
Marin, Sutter, circa 1961
17
15
Maring, Andrew, 1969-1970
17
16
Marshall, Kathleen, 1984-1988
17
17
Martir, Agustin Ramos, 1974-1975
17
18
Martin, Johnathan, 1987-1989
17
19
Marx, Marcia, 1969-1971
17
20
Masteller, Barry, 1984-1986
17
21
Matthews, Martha, 1984-1988
17
22
Mayers, Gary, circa 1983-1989
17
23-24
McCabe, Lawrence, 1974
17
25
McClure, Tom, 1983-1987
17
26
McIntyre, Ronald, circa 1988
17
27
McKiernan, Janet, circa 1987
17
28
McLarty, Barbara, 1961
17
29
Melikian, Mary, 1970-1972
18
1
Mesches, Arnold, 1964-1967
18
2-3
Micossi, Mario, 1976-1978
18
4
Miller, Henry, 1962-1963
18
5-6
Millier, Arthur, circa 1960-1974
18
7-10
Millier, Arthur, Negatives of Artwork, circa 1960-circa 1970
42
1
Mitchel, Clark, 1984
18
11
Mooney, Malcolm, 1986-1989
18
12
Moore, Elena, 1966-1969
18
13
Morales, Maurice, 1975-1976
18
14
Moreno, Miguel, 1981
18
15
Moseley, Spencer, 1961-1964
18
16
Munselle, Peter, 1986-1987
18
17
Nagai, Iku, 1984-1985
18
18
Nagano, Karen, 1983-1985
18
19
Navarro, Josep, circa 1983-1990
18
20-21
Nelson, Andy, circa 1965-1993
Includes 2 film reels (super 8 mm)
Motion picture film stored separately in film cans numbered FC 44-45
18
22-30
Nelson-Tsukamoto, Keiko, circa 1983
18
31
Nesbitt, John, 1972
18
32
Newcombe, Warren, 1974-1975
18
33
Nivola, Constantino, 1965
18
34
Newell, Gordon, 1986-1987
19
1
Obermayr, Raymond, 1972-1974
19
2
Oda, Mayumi, 1974-1982
19
3
Okimoto, Jerry Tsukio, circa 1986
19
4
Olsen, Pomm, circa 1984
19
5
O'Mara, Michael, 1983-1989
19
6-7
Onno, Mai, 1961-1966
19
8-9
Orban, Desiderius, 1964-1966
19
10
Organ, Elizabeth, 1983-1984
19
11
Oxley, Harold, 1969
19
12
Overstreet, Joe, 1971-1972
19
13
Pace, Gloria, undated
19
14
Padovano, Anthony, 1970-1972
19
15
Pajand, William, 1968
19
16
Paladin, David, 1969
19
17
Parkinson, Ariel, 1962-1963
19
18
Pendergast, Marguerite, 1970-1973
19
19
Peraza, Humberto, 1965-1966
19
20
Pereny, Madeline, 1970-1971
19
21
Peter, Dean, 1970-1974
19
22
Petersen, Harold, 1975-1976
19
23
Petersen, Roland, 1986
19
24
Peterson, Kerrie, 1986-1987
19
25
Picasso, Pablo, 1968
19
26
Pickerill, Bill, 1981
19
27
Plazzotta, Enzo, 1977-1979
19
28
Pongdam, Prayat, undated
19
29
Posa, Andrew, 1985
19
30
Powell, Fred, circa 1983
19
31
Price, Joe, circa 1977-1989
19
32-36
Prins, Pierre, circa 1974
19
37
Prochazka, Oldrich, 1984-1985
19
38
Rahmi, Bedri Eyuboglu, 1962-1969
19
39
Rattner, Abraham, 1961-1964
19
40
Reed, Jim, 1978
19
41
Remfry, David, 1979-1992
19
42-43
Remfry, David, circa 1979-1992
20
1-2
"Rhino Horn Group", 1970-1974
20
3
Riccio, Joseph, 1968-1969
20
4
Riddle, John, 1968
20
5
Riggle, Alan, 1968-1970
20
6
Robinson, Douglas, 1974-1986
20
7-8
Robinson, Leo, circa 1975
20
9
Rocchia, Peter, 1970-1972
20
10
Rogers, Peter, 1973
20
11
Rose, Jean, 1979-1990
20
12-13
Rosenak, Carol, circa 1985-1990
20
14-15
Rosenbaum, John, 1972
20
16
Rousseau, Irene, 1969-1971
20
17
Rubadoux, Craig, 1979-1982
20
18
Russell, James, 1979-1990
20
19
Saar, Betty, 1966-1967
20
20
Sanso, 1966-1974
20
21
Sawka, Jan, circa 1976-1985
20
22-28
Schirmer, Raffaela, 1980-1989
20
29
Schmeider, Carla, 1970
20
30
Schuler, Melvin, 1966-1987
20
31-33
Schuler, Melvin, circa 1967-1989
21
1-17
Schurman, Mary, 1985-1990
21
18
Schwaderer, Fritz, circa 1962-1986
21
19-22
Schwartz, Leonard, 1971-1974
21
23-26
Schoeberlein, Liz, 1968-1974
21
27
Scott, Jane Wooster, circa 1973-1986
22
1-3
Scoville, Jonathan, 1969-1973
22
4
Secunda, Arthur, circa 1962-1967
22
5-8
Seldis, Edward, 1965-1967
22
9
Seeholzer, Werner, 1974-1977
22
10
Seyle, Robert, circa 1962-1975
22
11-19
Shahn, Ben, 1971-1976
22
20-21
Shang, Stewart, 1983
22
22
Shapiro, Brian, 1981
22
23
Shepherd, William, 1984
22
24
Sheridan, Noel, 1962
22
25
Shiokava, Kenzi, 1972
22
26
Shores, Ken, 1970-1972
22
27-28
Showalter, Max, 1974-1975
22
29-30
Silverman, Jack, 1975-1980
23
1
Siro (Harvey Shapiro), 1984-1986
23
2
Smith, Howard, 1972
23
3
Smith, James Steel, 1972
23
4
Snooks, A. Nancy, 1971-1973
23
5
Sontag, Chris, 1969
23
6
Spencer, Jeffrey, 1976-1984
23
7
Starbird, Kenneth, 1969-1970
23
8
Steele, Emily, 1974-1990
23
9-19
Stein, Mari, 1978-1984
23
20
Steinberg, Ruben, 1969-1974
23
21
Steiner, Florian, 1971
23
22
Stern, Jan Peter, circa 1966-1969
23
23-26
Stern, Geraldine, 1971
23
27
Stringer, Terry, circa 1982-circa 1990
23
28-31
Suby, Alain, 1966
23
32
Sugano, Juzo, 1968
23
33
Swenson, Karl, 1972-1974
23
34
Swiggett, Jean, 1984-1987
23
35
Takayama, Michio, 1967
23
36
Tanner, Henry O., 1973
23
37
Temple, Brooke, 1968-1969
23
38
Tessler, Bennie, 1980
23
39
Thall, Victor, 1976
24
1
Thompson, Leland, 1969-1970
24
2
Tidball, John, 1971
24
3
Tichy, Andrea, 1985
24
4
Tobey, Mark, 1962-1980
24
5
Tobias, Robert, 1981-1987
24
6
Tobias, Susa Frost, 1985-1987
24
7
Tomasch, Elmer, 1962-1965
24
8
Tribe, Barbara, 1985-1986
24
9
Trigg, Leota, 1968-1969
24
10
Trissel, James, 1976-1979
24
11
Tsuchidana, Harry, 1966
24
12
Turner, Charles, 1982
24
13
Ulrich, undated
24
14
Upshaw, Lucius, 1986
24
15
Van der Heide, Kathinka, 1986-1987
24
16
Van Muejen, Peter, 1969
24
17
Van Wagoner, Dick, 1970
24
18
Varda, Jean, 1959-1991
24
19
Varner, Kraig, 1987-1991
24
20
Vernon, Alex, 1969-1971
24
21
Virgona, Hank, 1973-1974
24
22
Vitale, Anne, 1985-1986
24
23
Von Wattenwyl, Peter, 1980
24
24
Vu, Michel, 1982
24
25
Wakeham, Duane, circa 1974-1988
24
26-30
Warne, William, 1979-1985
24
31
Washington, Timothy, 1970
24
32
Weber, Stephanie, 1970
24
33
Weidman, Phil, 1965-1967
24
34
Weimerskirch, Robert, circa 1970-1990
24
35
Weisbrich, Les, 1977
24
36
Weiss, Stephan, 1982-1984
24
37
Wheelden, Michael, circa 1987-1990
24
38-39
Wheeler, James, 1983-1985
24
40
Wight, Frederick, 1965-1970
24
41-43
Winters, Jonathan, circa 1973-1974
25
1-5
Wrege, Ernest, 1984-1990
25
6-7
Wright, Bill, 1979
25
8
Wyatt, Richard, 1977-1979
25
9
Yoakum, Delmer, 1978-1979
25
10
Young, Ronald D., 1984-1987
25
11
Zadikian, Zadik, 1971
25
12
Zajac, Jack, 1981
25
13
Zar, Jim, 1973
25
14
Ziegler, Laura, 1974-1986
25
15
Zev, circa 1968-1971
25
16-18
Zimmerman, Bernard, 1962-1966
25
19-20
Zupan, Bruno, 1973-1974
25
21
Oversized Material, Shirl Goedike, from Box 9, Folders 23-37
41
1 Reel Motion Picture Film, 16mm, from Box 4, Folder 6
FC 43
2 Reels Motion Picture Film, Super 8 mm, from Box 18, folder 22
FC 44-45

Series 6: Collector and Client Files , 1960-1994
3.2 Linear feet
Boxes 25-28

Collector and client files document the gallery's relationship with over 115 individuals, museums, and art centers and associations. Files may include correspondence, printed materials, invoices and sales records, and shipping and mailing receipts. Included are Olga and Joseph Hirshhorn and the Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, the Krannert Art Museum, Laguna Art Museum, Palm Spring Desert Museum, Paramount Pictures, San Diego Museum of Art, Staempfli Gallery, and Storm King Art Center, among others.
This series is arranged alphabetically.
Description Container Select
Adams, Hal, 1968
25
22
American Academy of Arts and Letters, 1967-1976
25
23-24
Andrews, Mary and Dana, 1962-1965
25
25
Arthur Elrod Associates (Steve Chase Associates), 1967-1988
25
26-30
Berrett Galleries, 1981-1986
25
31
Bixer, Ed, 1961-1962
25
32
Brandman, Saul, 1968-1970
25
33
Bray, John Kelly, 1969-1971
25
34
Brown-Buckley, Inc., 1969-1976
25
35-36
Burbank Studios, 1968-1973
25
37
Cannel and Chaffin, 1964
25
38
Citrus College, 1969
25
39
Civic Center Gallery, 1967
25
40
Clerk, Dorothy, 1969-1970
25
41
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center, 1963
25
42
Columbia Pictures, 1967-1969
25
43
Contemporary Crafts, Inc., 1972-1973
25
44
De Mille, Agnes, 1970-1987
25
45
Denver Art Museum, 1968-1979
25
46
Des Moines Art Center, circa 1970
26
1
Diogenes International Galleries, 1970-1971
26
2
DMJM, 1972-1973
26
3
Dorian Hunter Gallery, 1966-1968
26
4
Downey Museum of Art, 1965
26
5
Downtown Gallery (Edith Halpert), 1962-1970
26
6
Findlay Galleries, 1969
26
7
Forum Gallery, 1963-1964
26
8
Fresno Art Center, 1964
26
9
Fullerton Art League, 1965
26
10
Gallery Dache, 1966-1967
26
11
Gallery East, 1972-1973
26
12
Glazer, Jules, 1963-1982
26
13
Goldwyn Studios, 1973
26
14
Greenberg, Lowell, 1964-1970
26
15
Hauswedell and Nolte, 1974-1985
26
16
Heninger, Helen (Kennedy Galleries Inc.), 1971-1972
26
17
Helm, Frances and MacKinley, 1961-1964
26
18
Hewitt, Mary Jane, 1969-1970
26
19
Highland Gallery of Sculpture, 1986
26
20
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden (Joseph Hirshhorn), circa 1960-1990
26
21-31
Hoffman, Nancy, 1972
26
32
Holloway, Sterling, 1961-1964
26
33
Humboldt Cultural Center, 1977-1980
26
34-35
International Gallery, 1965
26
36
Johnson, Deane, 1969-1977
26
37
Josselyn, Mrs. H. H., 1970
26
38
Kaiser Center for Technology, 1970
26
39
Kalamazoo Institute of Arts, 1962-1985
26
40
Kennedy, Edward M., 1980-1981
26
41
Kramer, Rabbi Bill, 1963
26
42
Krannert Art Museum, 1962-1979
27
1
Kushner, Victor and Mark, 1970-1974
27
2
Laguna Art Museum, 1964-1989
27
3
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, 1972-1975
27
4
Lawrence, Fonya and Marc, 1961-1969
27
5
Leidner, Suzanne, 1974-1976
27
6
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1986-1990
27
7
Mahoney, Lewis, 1979-1983
27
8
Marie Ganee, Ltd., 1973
27
9
Martha Jackson Gallery, 1966
27
10
Martin, Jack, 1970-1975
27
11
Michel, Marten, 1973
27
12
Mitchell Museum, 1979-1980
27
13
Moringiello, Thomas, 1974-1982
27
14
Morrow, Pat, 1973-1977
27
15
Munsell, 1968
27
16
Nelson A. Rockefeller Collection, 1968
27
17
Nelson, Andrew (J. Walter Thompson Company), 1966-1967
27
18
Oakland Museum, 1971-1980
27
19
Office of the Secretary of the State of California, circa 1970s
27
20
O'Neal, Edward, 1969
27
21
Pacificulture-Asia Museum, 1972
27
22
Palm Springs Desert Museum, 1976-1980
27
23
Paramount Pictures, 1987
27
24
Pasadena Art Museum, 1965-1972
27
25
Pattiz, Hap, 1969-1972
27
26
Paul, Jillian, 1973
27
27
Pennock, Ted, 1970-1971
27
28
Percival Galleries, 1970-1973
27
29
Perenchio, Inc., 1971-1972
27
30
Perutz, George, 1970-1971
27
31
Phoenix Art Museum, 1963-1982
27
32-34
Pride, Inc. (Gallery), 1968-1969
27
35
Provine, Dorothy, 1968
27
36
Reiss-Davis Clinic, 1965-1966
27
37
Riverside Art Association, 1966-1969
27
38
Robinson, Irwin, 1970
27
39
Rosenstein, Neil, 1970-1973
27
40
Rubin, Henry, 1961-1966
27
41
Salinger, Pierre, 1969-1970
27
42
San Bernardino County Museum, 1985
27
43
San Diego Museum of Art, 1966-1988
27
44-46
San Francisco Museum of Art, 1965-1967
27
47
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1965-1986
27
48-49
Scripps College, 1962-1966
27
50
Seldis, Henry, 1961-1974
27
51
Smith, James A., 1973
27
52
Smithsonian Institution, 1971-1980
27
53
Solotoy, Jan, 1970-1989
27
54
Sotheby, Parke-Bernet, 1975-1986
27
55
Springville Museum of Art, 1985
27
56
Staempfli Gallery, 1970-1988
28
1-10
Stevens, Arnold, 1969-1974
28
11
Storm King Art Center, 1970-1971
28
12
Synanon Foundation, Inc., 1968-1969
28
13-16
Tom Maddock Gallery, 1979-1984
28
17
Universal City Studios, Inc., 1975-1979
28
18
University of Arizona, 1966-1967
28
19
University of California's Conference Center, 1964-1966
28
20
University of Judaism, 1982
28
21
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1965-1966
28
22
Waldbridge, Norton and Barbara, 1968-1979
28
23
Warring, Helen, 1972
28
24
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, 1976
28
25
Werner, Newton, 1967-1988
28
26
Windom, Barbara, 1971-1978
28
27
Witlin, Dr. A., 1967-1971
28
28
Ziv, William, 1963
28
29
Various Collectors and Clients, 1968-1994
28
30

Series 7: Financial Material , 1962-1990
1.5 Linear feet
Boxes 28-30

Financial materials include numbered sales invoices. consignment records, loan documentation, and insurance valuations.
Description Container Select
Consignments, 1962-1975
28
31
Gallery Loans, 1963-1975
28
32
Gallery Loans, 1965-1975
29
1
Insurance Valuation, 1981-1986
29
2-3
Invoices, 1965-1990
29
4-28
Invoices, 1977-1990
30
1-12

Series 8: Printed Material , 1957-1994
2 Linear feet
Box 30-32, 41

Printed material consists of periodicals, catalogs and bulletins, exhibition materials, and newspaper and magazine clippings.
Description Container Select
Catalogs and Bulletins, 1957-1966
30
13-14
Exhibition Materials, 1960-1980
30
15-19
Exhibiton Materials, 1960-1986
31
1-11
General Printed Material, 1971-1975
Oversized material housed in Box 41
31
12
Magazine Clippings, circa 1960-1985
31
13
Newspaper Clippings, circa 1962-1980
31
14
Periodicals, circa 1960s-1986
31
15-19
Periodicals, circa 1960-1990
32
1-6
Various Museum Bulletins, circa 1960-1980s
32
7
Oversized General Printed Material from Box 31, Folder 12
41

Series 9: Scrapbook , 1960-1988
3 Folders
Box 32

One unbound scrapbook contains clippings and exhibition announcements, postcards, and brochures.
Description Container Select
Unbound Scrapbook, circa 1960-1988
32
8-10

Series 10: Photographs , circa 1960s-circa 1990s
0.35 Linear feet
Box 32, 42

Photographs consist of slides, negatives, snapshots, and copyprints depicting primarily artists, artwork, Joan Ankrum, and gallery openings and exhibitions.
Description Container Select
Photographs of Artwork, circa 1960s-circa 1990s
32
11-13
Negatives of Artwork, circa 1960s-circa 1990s
42
2-3
Gallery Photographs, circa 1960s-circa 1990s
32
14-16

Series 11: Joan Ankrum Personal Papers , circa 1900-1993
2 Linear feet
Box 32-34, 41

This series documents personal and professional activities of Joan Wheeler Ankrum as an actress and gallery owner through correspondence with family and artists; papers regarding sons David and Cary Ankrum, second husband William Challee, and brother Nelson Wheeler; writings by Joan Wheeler Ankrum and mother, financial material, printed material, loose scrapbook material, family and personal photographs, and artwork and sketches from other artists.
Description Container Select
Correspondence, 1924-circa 1989
32
17-21
Correspondence, circa 1960s-1993
33
1-8
Illustrated Correspondence, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
33
9
Passport, circa 1959
33
10
Autographs Book, 1924
33
11
Writings, circa 1900-circa 1980s
33
12-13
Cary Ankrum, circa 1960-1975
33
14
David Ankrum, 1968-1975
33
15
William Challee, 1926-1989
33
16
Nelson Wheeler, 1967-1989
33
17
Financial Material, 1962-1987
33
18
Printed Material, circa 1900-circa 1980s
33
19-20
Loose Scrapbook Material, circa 1931-1977
Oversized material housed in Box 41
34
1-2
Photographs, circa 1900-circa 1990s
Oversized material housed in Box 41
34
3-9
Artwork from Other Artists, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
34
10
Oversized Loose Scrapbook Material from Box 34, Folders 1-2
41
Oversized Photographs from Box 34, Folders 3-9
41

Series 12: Morris Broderson Papers , 1941-1989
7.2 Linear feet
Box 34-42

This series documents Morris Broderson's professional relationship with his aunt Joan Ankrum and the Ankrum Gallery as his primary art dealer. Materials include biographical materials, correspondence with Joan Ankrum, collectors and clients, publicity files and advertising, travel files, project files, exhibition files, collector/client files, financial material, printed material, photographs, and artwork.
This series is arranged as 11 subseries.
  • 12.1: Biographical Material, 1961-1989
  • 12.2: Correspondence, 1951-1986
  • 12.3: Publicity Files, circa 1960s-1988
  • 12.4: Travel, circa 1961-1970
  • 12.5: Project Files, 1963-1989
  • 12.6: Exhibition Files, 1961-1994
  • 12.7: Collector and Client Files, 1960-1990
  • 12.8: Financial Material, circa 1960s-circa 1990s
  • 12.9: Printed Material, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
  • 12.10: Photographs, 1941-circa 1980s
  • 12.11: Artwork, 1983
12.1: Biographical Material, 1961-1989
This subseries includes resumes material and biographical writings and notes by Morris Broderson and others.
Description Container
Biographical Material, 1961-1989
34
11-12
12.2: Correspondence, 1951-1986
Included here is general correspondence to and from clients and collectors, notes on Morris Broderson written by others, and correspondence with Broderson's lawyer, Sheldon Andelson.
Description Container
General Correspondence and Notes, 1951-1986
34
13-17
"Maxine's Notes on Morris", 1974
34
18
Correspondence with Sheldon Andelson, 1972-1973
34
19
12.3: Publicity Files, circa 1960s-1988
Found here are materials relating to advertising and Broderson's public persona as an artist. Files include general publicity, "Art in America," and the Los Angeles Art Page among others.
Description Container
General Publicity, circa 1960s-1988
34
20
"Art in America", 1965-1970
34
21
Art Leaders, 1979-1981
35
1
Los Angeles Art Page, 1975
35
2
Marquis Who's Who in America, 1984
35
3
12.4: Travel, circa 1961-1970
Found here are materials reflecting Morris Broderson's travels to other cities and countries for various projects, art exhibitions, and inspiration. Materials may include sketches, correspondence, flyers and brochures, plane tickets, and a notebook written during his trip to Japan.
Description Container
General Travel, 1961-1970
35
4
Trip to Europe, circa 1961-1968
35
5-6
Trip to Japan, 1962
35
7
Trip to Japan, Notebook, circa 1962
35
8
Trip to New York, 1966-1970
35
9
Trip to San Diego, 1969
35
10
12.5: Project Files, 1963-1989
Project files include materials related to special events and projects in which Morris Broderson took part, such as the Watts Benefit, Deaf Arts Conference, and the publication, Art and the Law, among others.
Description Container
Container Corporation Commission, 1963-1966
35
11
Watts Benefit, 1972
35
12-13
Lithographs, 1973-1982
35
14-15
"Anne Frank", 1977-1989
35
16
Art and the Law, "The West Collection", 1979-1986
35
17-18
National Endowment for the Arts, 1982-1984
35
19
Deaf Arts Conference, "What Is Sound", 1982-1985
35
20
Statue of Liberty, Ellis Island Foundation, Inc., 1986
35
21
12.6: Exhibition Files, 1961-1994
Exhibiton files include materials on various solo and group exhibitions, such as "Morris Broderson Retrospective" (1975) and "Heart/Hand/Eye" (1986) among others.
Description Container
Ankrum Gallery Exhibitions (circa 1960s), circa 1972-circa 1979
35
22
"Morris Broderson Retrospective" (1975), circa 1975-1976
35
23-25
"American Watercolor" (1979), 1976-1989
35
26
"Bette Davis Eyes" (1981), 1981
35
27
"Heart/Hand/Eye" (1986), circa 1972-1986
35
28
"Recent Paintings" (1986), 1986-1987
35
29
Rochester Institute of Technology Show (1986, 1993), 1984-1994
35
30-31
Various Exhibitions (1961-1967), circa 1961-1967
35
32-33
Various Exhibitions (1977-1986), 1977-1989
36
1-3
12.7: Collector and Client Files, 1960-1990
Collector and client files may include materials relating to various individuals, museums, associations, and businessess that sold or purchased Morris Broderson's works of art, incuding the Carnegie Institute, Guggenheim Museum, Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, and Staempfli Gallery, among others.
Description Container
California College of Arts and Crafts, 1970
36
4
Carnegie Institute, 1961-1963
36
5
Ching, William, 1969-1973
36
6
Couturier Gallery, 1991-1992
36
7
De Young Memorial Museum, 1960-1962
36
8
Downtown Gallery, 1962-1975
36
9-11
Fresno Art Museum, 1987-1989
36
12
Fried, Edith, 1961
36
13
Gallaudet College, 1979-1984
36
14
Guggenheim Museum, 1985
36
15
Halpern, Nathan and Edith, 1970-1984
36
16
Hess, Fritz, 1970-1971
36
17
Gold, Herbert, 1971
36
18
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, 1968-1987
36
19-20
Hunt Institute for Botanical Documentation, 1982-1983
36
21
Lawrence-Myden Foundation, 1971-1973
36
22
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1962-1981
36
23
National Academy of Design, 1977
36
24
Palmer Museum of Art, 1983-1992
36
25
San Diego Museum of Art, 1969-1982
36
26
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1980-1981
36
27
Schwab Rehabilitation Center, 1987
36
28
Semere, Mario, 1969-1970
36
29
Staempfli Gallery, 1969-1990
36
30
Staniek, Eric, 1986
36
31
UCLA Art Council, 1968
36
32
University of Arizona, circa 1975
36
33
Weatherspoon Art Gallery, 1965
36
34
Whitney Museum of American Art, 1961-1967
36
35
Young, John, 1989
36
36
Various Collectors/Clients, circa 1960-1988
36
37-38
12.8: Financial Material, circa 1960s-circa 1990s
Financial material includes income tax materials, such as receipts and bills, invoices and sales, expenses, and price lists.
Description Container
Income Tax Material, 1965-1987
37
1-12
American Photocopy Invoices, 1965-1970
37
13
Invoices and Receipts, Books, 1971
37
14
Invoices and Sales, 1961-1976
37
15-23
Invoices and Sales, circa 1960s-1990
38
1-14
Expenses, 1962-1986
38
15-20
Prices, circa 1960s-circa 1990s
38
21
12.9: Printed Material, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
Printed material includes exhibition materials, general printed material, clippings, and reviews.
Description Container
Exhibition Materials, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
38
22
Exhibition Materials, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
39
1-3
General Printed Material, 1960-1986
Oversized material housed in Box 41
39
4-9
Newspaper Clippings, circa 1960s-1975
39
10-12
Periodicals, 1960-1979
39
13
Reviews, 1960-1986
39
14-17
Oversized General Printed Material from Box 39, Folders 4-9
41
12.10: Photographs, 1941-circa 1980s
Found here are photographs, slides, and negatives of Morris Broderson's works of art, as well as of the artist himself. Also included are unbound, loose portfolio materials of Broderson's artwork.
Description Container
Photographs of Morris Broderson, circa 1941-1987
39
18
List of Photographs of Artwork, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
39
19
Photographs of Artwork, circa 1960s-circa 1980s
39
20-22
Photographs of Artwork, 1954-circa 1990s
40
1-18
Portfolio of Photographs of Artwork (unbound), circa 1960s-circa 1980s
40
19-24
Negatives of Artwork, circa 1970s
42
4
12.11: Artwork, 1983
This subseries includes one original painting by Morris Broderson.
Description Container
Artwork, Painting, 1983
40
25

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