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Bernard J. Reis papers, circa 1913-1983

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Series 5: Mark Rothko Estate Papers , circa 1958-1983
0.9 Linear Feet
Box 1-2

This series contains incorporation documents, by-laws, meeting minutes, and treasurer's reports for the Mark Rothko Foundation, bills, receipts, contracts, financial reports, inventories, sales records, papers concerning the Mary Alice "Mell" Rothko Estate, medical, insurance, and social security records, tax documents for the estate and Rothko family, news and magazine clippings, and two mixed media scrapbooks. Also found in this series are Mark Rothko's correspondence, correspondence regarding the Rothko Chapel and gift to the Tate Gallery, and general estate correspondence. Of note are papers related to the Rothko trial, including appendix, briefs, the court's ruling, exhibits, injunction opposition and motion to stay documents, memoranda and notes, and a transcript of Rebecca Reis's testimony.
Description Container Select
Bills and Receipts, 1968-1974
1
60
Contracts, 1958-1969
1
61
Mark Rothko Correspondence, circa 1963-1966
1
62
Rothko Chapel Correspondence, circa 1965-1972
(Includes letters from Mark Rothko)
1
63
Tate Gallery Gift Correspondence, 1967-1971
(Includes letters from Mark Rothko)
1
64
Estate Correspondence, 1970-1971
1
65
Estate Correspondence, 1972
1
66-67
Estate Correspondence, 1973
1
68
Estate Correspondence, 1974
1
69
Estate Correspondence, 1974-1975
1
70
Estate Correspondence, 1976-1978
1
71
Financial Reports, 1970-1973
1
72
Financial Reports, 1970-1975
1
73
Foundation, Incorporation and By-Laws, 1969-1970
1
74
Foundation, Meeting Minutes and Notes, 1974-1977
1
75
Foundation, Treasurer's Reports, 1969-1977
1
76
Interview, Bernard and Rebecca Reis, 1971
1
77
Inventories, 1970-1974
1
78
Mary Alice "Mell" Rothko Estate, 1959-1972
1
79
Medical Records and Insurance, 1968-1970
1
80
News and Magazine Clippings, circa 1970-1974
1
81
News and Magazine Clippings, circa 1975-1977
2
1
Sales Records, circa 1963-1983
2
2
Scrapbook, Rothko Chapel, 1970-1976
2
3
Scrapbook, "Letters from Artists", 1969-1972
2
4
Mark Rothko Social Security, 1968
2
5
Taxes, Rothko Estate, 1969-1973
2
6
Taxes, Rothko Estate, 1974
2
7
Taxes, Rothko Family, 1963
2
8
Trial Papers, Appendix, 1972
2
9
Trial Papers, Briefs, 1972-1974
2
10
Trial Papers, Court's Ruling, 1975
2
11
Trial Papers, Exhibits, 1972-1974
2
12
Trial Papers, Injunction Opposition, 1972
2
13
Trial Papers, Memoranda, circa 1970-1974
2
14
Trial Papers, Motion to Stay, 1976
2
15
Trial Papers, Notes, circa 1970-1973
2
16
Trial Papers, Post-Trial Memorandum, 1975
2
17
Trial Papers, Rebecca Reis Testimony, 1974
2
18
Trial Papers, Timelines, circa 1970-1972
2
19

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