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3: Correspondence Files, 1941-1983
(Boxes 21-24, 52; 3.7 linear feet)

Scope and Contents note
This series consists of the incoming and outgoing correspondence of the gallery - some of it created by Betty Parsons and some of it by her gallery assistants (Jock Truman and others). It is with various institution and museum officials, art dealers, artists, researchers, collectors. The correspondence series also includes telephone and address books and gallery logs of internal memoranda.
Arrangement note
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
The correspondence is arranged into five subseries:
3.1: Institutions and Dealers, 1945-1982
3.2: Individuals and Collectors, 1941-1982
3.3: Publishers, Newspapers and Magazines, 1946-1978
3.4: Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1979-1983
3.5: Gallery Logs and Telephone and Address Books, circa 1978-1981
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
3.1:Institutions and Dealers, 1945-1982
Scope and Contents note
Files consist of correspondence with museums, galleries, dealers, colleges and universities, arts organizations, and associations. Correspondence typically relates to the general operations of the gallery, including loans, sales, prices, appraisals, conservation, damages, shipping, insurance, exhibitions, and requests for information about artists. requests for photographs, and slides, shipping, , including promotion, exhibition, and sale of work by gallery artists.
Files are arranged alphabetically according to the name of the institution or the surname of the individual. When the name of a business or institution also represents the name of an individual, the file is arranged by the name of the business. For example, correspondence with the Sidney Janis Gallery is filed under "S".
DescriptionContainer
A, 1947-1976
A.M. Sachs Gallery
A.P.F. Inc.
Acme Van Co, Inc.
Adler Gallery
Albany Institute of History and Art
Alcoa Steamship Company
American Abstract Artists
American Academy in Rome
American Academy of Arts and Letters
American West
Amerika-Haus Tubingen
Amherst College
Andre Emmerich Gallery
Architectural League of New York
Archives of American Art
ART:USA:59
The Art Gallery
Ariete Grafica
Arnot Art Museum
Artists Equity Association
The Artist's Gallery
Association for the Advancement of American Art, Inc.
21
2
Addison Gallery of American Art, 1949-1959
21
3
Akron Art Institute, 1951-1974
21
4
Albright-Knox Art Gallery, 1946-1977
21
5
American Federation of Arts, 1948-1964
21
6
The American University, 1947-1954
21
7
Amon Carter Museum of Western Art, 1966-1967
21
8
Art Association of Newport, 1952, 1969-1975
21
9
Art Gallery of Ontario (formerly Art Gallery of Toronto), 1949-1967
21
10
Art Institute of Chicago, 1947-1977
(2 folders)
21
11-12
Arthur Tooth and Sons (London, England), 1957-1962
21
13
Arts Club of Chicago, 1952-1974
21
14
The Arts Council of Great Britain, 1966-1977
21
15
Atlanta Art Association, 1954
21
16
Axiom Gallery (London, England), 1965-1969
(3 folders)
21
17-19
B, 1948-1981
(2 folders)
B.R. Kornblatt Gallery
Baldwin Kingrey
Ball State Teachers College
Barnard College
Bayonne Jewish Community Center
Behr Corporation
Belvedere Gallery
Betty Mclean Gallery
Bianchini Gallery
Bineth Gallery of Fine Arts
Birmingham Museum of Art
Blond Fine Art Limited
Boston Arts Festival
Botolph Group, Inc.
Busch-Reisinger Museum
Butler Art Museum
The Byron Gallery
21
20-21
B.C. Holland Gallery, 1966-1967
21
22
Baltimore Art Museum, 1954-1978
21
23
Bennington College, 1953, 1965-1966
21
24
Brandeis University, 1954-1964
21
25
The Brooklyn Museum, 1951-1963
21
26
Brooks Memorial Art Gallery (Memphis, TN), 1953-1973
21
27
C, 1949-1978
The Campus Gallery (Glasgow, Scotland)
Canada Council
Carnegie Institute of Technology
Carnegie Study of the Arts in the United States
Cecil Clark Davis Gallery
Cedar Chest College
Center for Inter-American Relations
Central Intelligence Agency
Central Trust Bank
Le Centre D'Art
Century 21 Exposition Inc.
Chattanooga Art Association
Choate School
Chrysler Museum of Norfolk
Cincinnati Modern Art Society
City Galerie
City of New York Department of Parks
Coe Kerr Gallery Inc.
Colby College
Collectors Gallery Inc.
Colony House
Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center
Columbia Museum of Art
Committee for Economic Development
Connaissance des Arts
Contemporary Arts Center (Cincinnati, Ohio)
Contemporary Arts Museum (Houston, Texas)
Cooper Gallery
Cordier and Ekstrom
Cosme Velho Galleria de Arte
Cowie Galleries
21
28-29
California Palace of Legion of Honor, 1950-1954
21
30
Carnegie Institute, Museum of Art, 1947-1978
21
31
Cleveland Museum of Art, 1961-1977
21
32
Collezione Peggy Guggenheim, 1948-1966
21
33
Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts, 1950-1977
21
34
The Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1945-1972
21
35
Cornell University, 1946-1978
21
36
Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1950, 1970-1980
21
37
Cusack Gallery, 1974-1975
21
38
D, 1957-1976
Dallas Theatre Center
Daniel Weinberg Gallery
Dartmouth College
Davenport Municipal Art Gallery
David Mirvish Gallery
Delaware Art Center
Design Students Association
Devorah Sherman Gallery
Djuara Limited
Drew University
Dreyfuss, Caril E.
Dryden Associates, Inc.
Dwan Gallery
21
39
Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, 1948, 1970-1975
21
40
David Hendricks Gallery, 1970-1976
21
41
Dayton Art Institute, 1966-1971
21
42
De Cordova Museum, 1965-1975
21
43
Denver Art Museum, 1949-1969
21
44
Des Moines Art Center, 1950-1968
21
45
Detroit Institute of Arts, 1950-1975
21
46
Dilexi Gallery, 1962-1963
21
47
E, 1952-1975
Editions Hyperion
Eleanor Rigelhaupt Gallery
Ernest Raboff Gallery
Ernst de Jong Studios Ateljees
Everett Elin Gallery
Everson Museum of Art
21
48
Esther Bear Gallery, 1962-1965
21
49
F, 1949-1971
Fairhaven College
Fairmount Park Association
Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego
Florida Gulf Coast Art Center
Florida Technology University
Ford Foundation
Fort Wayne Art School and Museum
Fort Worth Art Association Center
Foundation for Contemporary Performance Arts
Francis G. Mayer Art Slides
Frank Perls Gallery
Franklin Siden Gallery
Frederick A. Praeger, Inc., Publishers
French and Co.
Frenkel and Co., Inc.
Allan Frumkin Gallery
21
50
Fairweather Hardin Gallery, 1958-1968
21
51
Feigen Palmer Gallery, 1965
21
52
Finch College Museum of Art, 1968-1972
21
53
Flint Institute of Arts, 1963-1971
21
54
Fogg Art Museum, Harvard University, 1951-1973
21
55
Fujikawa Gallery (Osaka, Japan), 1950
21
56
G, 1949-1978
(2 folders)
Galeria Juana Mordo
Galerie Anderson-Mayer
Galerie Balzac
Galerie Biedermann
Galerie Bischofberger
Galerie Claude Bernard
Galerie Guy Dorkens
Galerie Illien
Galerie im Griechenbeisl
Galerie Jeanne Bucher
Galerie Kunst der Gegenwert
Galerie Lucie Weill
Galerie Maeght
Galerie Paul Facchetti
Galerie R.G. Michel
Galerie Simone Stern
Galleria Cadario
Galleria D'Arte de Naviglio
Galleria Margutta
Galleria Pater
Gallery III
The Gallery of Modern Art
The Gallery Upstairs
The Gallery of Sarasota
George Peabody College for Teachers
George Washington University
Georgia Museum of Art, University of Georgia
Gimpel Fils
Gimpel Weitzenhoffer Ltd.
Goddard-Riverside Community Center
Graphic Gallery
Gres Gallery
Grinnell College
Guild Hall
Gump's
21
57-58
Galerie Alfred Schmela, 1968-1972
21
59
Galerie Iris Clert, 1961-1964
21
60
Galerie Israel Ltd., 1961-1968
21
61
Galerie Rudolf Zwirner, 1968-1970
21
62
Galleria dell'Ariete, 1956-1976
(5 folders)
21
63-67
Gertrude Kasle Gallery, 1965-1974
21
68
Grand Central Moderns, 1968
21
69
H, 1949-1978
Hamilton Galleries
Hamline University
Hartford Seminary Foundation
Hartwell Gallery
Heath's Gallery
Heckscher Museum
Heller Deltah Co., Inc.
Hemingway Galleries
Henry Art Gallery, University of Washington
High Museum of Art
Hirschl and Adler Galleries
Hirschhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden
Hofstra University
The Holliday Book Shop
Honolulu Academy of Arts
Hooks-Epstein Galleries
Horchow Collection
Hunter College
Huntsville Museum of Art
The Hyde Collection
21
70
I, 1950-1968
Illinois Wesleyan University
Institute of Contemporary Art (Philadelphia, Penn.)
Institute of Contemporary Arts (London, England)
Institute of Contemporary Arts in the Meridian House (Washington, D.C.)
Institute of Modern Art
International Association of Plastic Arts
International Directory of Arts
International Gallery, Inc.
Isaac Delgado Museum of Art
Ithaca College
21
71
Indiana University, 1946-1951
21
72
Indianapolis Museum of Art, 1976-1978
21
73
The Institute of Contemporary Art (Boston, MA), 1951-1976
21
74
J, 1964-1978
J.L. Hudson Gallery
J. Paul Getty Museum
Jackie Fine Arts, Inc.
Japan Cultural Forum
Japanese Artists Association of New York
Jasper Gallery
Jean Keller Galerie
Jersey City State College
Joe and Emily Lowe Art Gallery
John and Mable Ringling Museum of Art
John Herron Art Institute
John Price Jones Company
Joseph H. Hirshhorn Collection
Joslyn Art Museum
Julius Carlebach, Inc.
21
75
The J. B. Speed Museum, 1964-1972
21
76
The James David Gallery, 1965-1967
21
77
The Jewish Museum, 1965-1978
21
78
Jo Lo Giudice Gallery, 1969-1970
21
79
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1953-1974
21
80
K, 1949-1982
Kansas State College
Katonah Gallery
Kaufman Art Gallery
Kaufman Randolph Tate
Kolnischer Kunstverein
Kootz Gallery
Kraushaar Galleries
Kresggee Art Gallery
Kretschmer Gallery
Kunsthalle Basel
22
1
Kansas City Art Institute and School of Design, 1960-1965
22
2
Kasmin Limited (London, England), 1964-1967
22
3
Kent State University, 1966-1977
22
4
Kiko Galleries, 1969-1970
22
5
L, 1949-1977
The Larry Aldrich Museum
Lefebre Gallery
Lehigh University
Leo Castelli
Leonid Kipnis Gallery
Life
Magazine
Lima Art Association
The Little Gallery
Livingstone-Learmonth Gallery
Long Beach Museum of Art
Louisiana Gallery
Louisiana Museum of Modern Art (Denmark)
22
6
La Jolla Museum of Contemporary Art, 1969-1972
22
7
Laursen, Steingrim, 1971-1974
22
8
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1951-1967
22
9
Loch Haven Art Center, 1972
22
10
M, 1949-1982
(2 folders)
M.H. De Young Memorial Museum
MacArthur Foundation
The MacDowell Colony
Makler Gallery
Manchester College
Margaret Brown Gallery
Marilena Bonomo Galleria d'Arte
Marine Office Appleton and Cox
Marjorie Parr Galleries
Marlborough Gallery
Masur Museum of Art
Marion Koogler McNay Art Institute
Maynard Walker Gallery
Memphis State University
The Methodist Church
Michigan State College
Michigan State University
Midtown Galleries
Milch Galleries
The Miller Company
Minneapolis Institute of Arts
Minnesota Museum of Art
Morris Museum of Arts and Sciences
Mundelein College
Musee Cantonal des Beaux-Arts (Lausanne, Switzerland)
Museu de Arte Moderna (Sao Paulo, Brazil)
Museu de Arte Moderna (Rio de Janeiro, Brazil)
Museum of Art of Ogunquit
Museum of Early American Folk Art
Museum of Fine Arts (St. Petersburg, FL)
The Museum of Irish Art
The Museum of Modern Art, Kamakura (Japan)
Museum of Modern Art of Miami
Museum of New Mexico
22
11-12
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1963-1975
22
13
The Memorial Art Gallery of the University of Rochester, 1962-1975
22
14
The Metropolitan Museum of Art, 1953-1978
22
15
Milwaukee Art Center, 1955-1974
22
16
Montclair Art Museum, 1972-1977
22
17
Munson Williams Proctor Institute, 1947-1970
22
18
Museum of Contemporary Art, Chicago, 1967-1976
22
19
Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1950-1976
22
20
Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 1959, 1970-1972
22
21
The Museum of Modern Art, New York, 1947-1978
(4 folders)
22
22-25
Myrtle Todes Art Gallery, 1956-1961
22
26
N, 1952-1977
Nassau Galleries
National Council for United States Art, Inc.
National Council for Jewish Women
National Council on the Arts and Government
National Endowment for the Arts
Nationalgalerie
National Institute of Arts and Letters
National Sculpture Society
New Arts Gallery
New Haven Festival of Arts
New Jersey State Museum
New School Art Center
Newspace, Los Angeles
The Newspaper Comics Council
New York Cultural Center
New York State Fair
New York Studio School of Drawing, Painting, and Sculpture
Nigel Greenwood Inc., Ltd.
Nordness Gallery
Norfolk Museum
North Carolina Museum of Art
Northern Westchester Art Exhibition
Northwestern University
22
27
National Gallery of Canada, 1968-1969
22
28
National Gallery of Art, 1969-1976
22
29
The Newark Museum, 1960-1973
22
30
New York University, 1966-1975
22
31
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, 1964-1967
22
32
Norton Gallery and School of Art, 1947, 1966-1969
22
33
Numismatic Fine Arts, 1947-1964
22
34
O, 1953-1972
Oberlin College
Ohio State University
Ohio Wesleyan University
Oklahoma Art Center
22
35
L'Obelisco Galleria d'Arte (Rome, Italy), 1948-1949
22
36
Ohio University, 1953-1954
22
37
P, 1947-1974
Pace Gallery
Pacific Lutheran University
Pan American Galleries
Paris Review
Paul Kantor Gallery
Paul Sargent Gallery
Pensacola Art Center
Philadelphia Museum of Art
Phoenix Art Museum
A Photographer's Gallery
Pierre Matisse Gallery
Pittsburgh Plan for Art
Pratt Institute
Princeton Art Association
The Program for Young American Culture
Providence Art Club
22
38
Pasadena Art Museum, 1965-1973
22
39
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1950-1969
22
40
Pennsylvania State University, 1958-1963
22
41
The Philadelphia Art Alliance, 1949-1972
22
42
The Phillips Collection, 1951-1977
22
43
Portland Art Museum, 1950-1976
22
44
Quadrum 16
, 1964
22
45
R, 1957-1980
Randolph Macon Woman's College
Richard Gray Gallery
Richardtz Museum (Cologne, Germany)
Roanoke Fine Arts Center
The Robert and Frances Flaherty Study Center
Rolf Nelson Gallery
Rollins College
Rome New York Art Foundation
Royal Academy of Arts
22
46
Rhode Island School of Design, 1947-1982
22
47
Richard Demarco Gallery, 1975
22
48
Robert Fraser Gallery, 1963-1967
22
49
Roswell Museum and Art Center, 1968-1976
22
50
Rowan Gallery, 1963-1978
22
51
Russell Sage College, The New Gallery, 1973
22
52
S, 1947-1978
(2 folders)
St. Lawrence University
Saint Paul Gallery
Salem State College
Samuel Adams Green, Inc.
San Antonio Art League
San Bernadino Valley College
San Francisco Museum of Modern Art
Santa Rose Junior College
Schuster and Wulf
Schwarz Galleria d'Arte
The Sculptor's Gallery
Seattle Art Museum
Sidney Janis Gallery
Skidmore College
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture
The Skylight Gallery
Society for the Renewal of Christian Art
The Society of the Four Arts
South Bend Art Association
Southern Vermont Art Center
Spectrum Gallery
Springfield Art Museum
Stadtisches Museum Leverkusen
Stanford University
State College of Iowa
State University College at Potsdam, New York
State University of Iowa
State University of New York, State Teachers College
Stedelijk Museum
Stedelijk van Abbemuseum Eindhoven
Stout State University
Student Book Shop
Studio Gallery
Studio International
Studio Marconi
Suffolk Museum and Carriage House
Summit Art Center
22
53-54
St. Louis Art Museum, 1951-1974
22
55
San Francisco Museum of Art, 1951-1970
22
56
Santa Barbara Museum of Art, 1948-1965
22
57
Skidmore, Owings, and Merrill, 1960-1963
22
58
Smith College Museum of Art, 1957-1959
22
59
Smithsonian Institution, National Collection of Fine Arts, 1958-1977
22
60
Sneed Gallery (Rockford, Illinois), 1970-1978
22
61
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum, 1962-1978
22
62
Southern Illinois University, 1956-1957
22
63
Spanish International Pavilion Foundation, 1967-1970
22
64
Stamford Museum and Nature Center, 1959-1965
22
65
Syracuse Museum of Fine Arts, 1953-1955
22
66
Syracuse University, 1947-1964
22
67
T, 1953-1982
Tacoma Art Museum
The Tate Gallery
Terry Dintenfass, Inc.
Tibor De Nagy Gallery
Tiffany Foundation
Tokyo Gallery
Trenton State College
Trinity College
22
68
Thomas Gibston Fine Art Ltd., 1970-1971
22
69
Thompson, Lynne, 1947-1968
(2 folders)
22
70-71
The Toledo Museum of Art, 1948-1976
22
72
U, 1947-1978
(2 folders)
Union College
United States Department of State
United States Information Service
Universidad Iberoamericana
University of Arkansas
University of California, Santa Barbara
The University of Chicago
University of Georgia
University of Kansas
University of Maryland, College Park
University of Michigan
University of Minnesota
University of Mississippi
University of New Mexico
University of North Carolina at Greensboro
University of Pennsylvania
University of St. Thomas
University of South Florida
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
University of Texas at Austin
University of Utah
University of Vermont
University of Virginia
University of Wisconsin
Upsala College
22
73-74
University of California, Berkeley, 1966-1974
22
75
University of California, Los Angeles, 1954-1965
22
76
University of Colorado, 1959-1968
22
77
University of Illinois, 1949-1966
22
78
University of Nebraska, 1948-1967
22
79
V, 1968-1971
Vanderbilt University
Vassar College Art Gallery
Virginia Polytechnic Institute
22
80
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1948-1977
22
81
W, 1951-1978
Waddington Galleries
Walden School
Washington Art Association
Washington Storage Co.
Washington University, St. Louis
Wayne State University
Weatherspoon Art Gallery
Wellesley College
Wesleyan University
Western Association of Art Museums
Western Illinois University
Westmoreland County Museum of Art
Westover School
Wildenstein and Co.
Wilmington Society of the Fine Arts
Winn Galleries
Witte Memorial Museum
WNET/13
The Woodmere Art Gallery
The Woodward Foundation
22
82
Wadsworth Atheneum, 1955-1969
22
83
Walker Art Center, 1948-1970
22
84
The Washington Art Gallery, 1962-1968
23
1
Whitney Museum of American Art, 1946-1978
23
2
Wichita Art Museum, 1968-1971
23
3
Nicholas Wilder Gallery, 1964-1967
23
4
Worcester Art Museum, 1947-1952, 1967, 1977
23
5
Worth Avenue Gallery (Palm Beach, FL), 1945-1956
23
6
Yale University, 1964-1962
23
7
Yale University Art Gallery, 1948-1973
23
8
Zabriskie Gallery, 1956-1957
23
9
3.2:Individuals and Collectors, 1941-1982
Scope and Contents note
Files consist of correspondence with private collectors and other individuals, including artists, researchers, art critics, gallery assistants, politicians, and business acquaintances. Correspondence concerns most of the same topics as the correspondence with institutions and dealers, such as sales, purchases, invoicing, loans, requests for photographs and and information, requests for information about artists and specific works of art, damages and conservation work, authentication and appraisal of works, and national and international shipping. In addition, there is correspondence about the gallery's role in forming a collection of contemporary drawings (John S. Newberry Collection), and sculpture commissions (including an Alexander Liberman sculpture commissioned by Solomon Smith for the Church of the Holy Spirit in Chicago).
The bulk of the correspondence with artists represented by the gallery can be found amongst the artists files. Artists' correspondence found here typically relates to artists seeking representation by the gallery and written recommendations (for grants, fellowships, and jobs) provided by Betty Parsons.
Correspondence with gallery assistants includes letters from people seeking a position or making arrangements to travel from abroad to take a position, as well as letters from Jock Truman, Marie Hartley, and others to Parsons while she was away, concerning gallery matters.
Files are arranged alphabetically.
DescriptionContainer
A, 1959-1971
Adams, Ann
Aldrich, Larry
Alexander, Judith
Alonso, Jose
Aluminum Corporation of America
Anglim, Paule M. (Architectural Art Services)
Anthony, Nathan
Aposporos, Panas
Aronson, Harvard
Ashton, Dore
Augur, Gladys
23
10
B, 1949-1978
Backus, Yvonne
Baker, Richard Brown
Baldwin, Benjamin
Barclay, Jo
Barozzi, Paolo
Bassett, Mrs. H. H.
Bedencapp, John
Behrenberg, A. H.
Bell, Tiffany
Bennett, Erwin
Berman, Becky
Bernstein, Ralph
Bill, Max
Bonge, Lyle
Borowski, Mary
Brauner, V.
Brooks Brothers
Brown, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard
Bryant, Edward
Buckhout, George Atherton
Budd, David
W. S. Budworth and Son, Inc.
Burden, Betty
Butcher, George
23
11
Boniver, Margherita, 1964-1965
23
12
Boyle, Kay, 1946-1958
23
13
C, 1948-1978
(4 folders)
Cady, Dennis
Caffritz, Mrs. E. A.
Caglioti, Victor
Cahen, Oscar
Campbell, Judith
Campbell, Lawrence
Campbell, Vivian
Caron, John B.
Casagrande, Paolo
Casper, James
Cassidy, Kevin
Castellini, Armand
Cavaliere, Barbara
Cavallon, Linda and Giorgio
Central Missouri Trust Company
Chalem, J.C.
Chalmers, Diane
Chenault, Jeanne
Chimes, Thomas
Chisolm, O. Beirne
Choate, Mrs. Whitney B.
Chun, Soo Ja
Clark, Cohn
Clementa
Cloos, Consuelo
Code, Grant
Cohen, S. Z.
Cohen, Stephen N.
Cole, Thomas
Collado, Luis Felipe
Collins, Major C. Frederick
Colmer, Roy
Compton, Faith
Connelly, Will
Connelly, Winifred
Constable, Rosalind
Cooper, Alex
Cooper, Janet
Cooper, Marve H.
Cooper, Robert
Cornell, Katherine
Crispelti, Enrico
Crockett, William D.
Crompton, Erica
Cromwell, Richard
Cronin, Richard
Cross, Chris
Cunningham, Elizabeth
Cunningham, Ann Marie
23
14-17
Carpenter, Betty C., 1964-1966
23
18
Carrettin, Adriano, 1961-1962
23
19
Carstairs, Jo, 1957-1968
23
20
Chase Manhattan Bank, 1963-1967
23
21
Cramer, Belle
23
22
D, 1948-1978
(2 folders)
Dale, W. S. A.
Danson, Alan S.
Danziger, Sonia
Danziger, T.
Davenport, Marjorie
Davidson, Carol
Davis, Paul D.
Dayton, Lewis E.
Dean, Elizabeth
De Kooning, Elaine
DeCosta, Edwin J.
De Groot, Roy Andries
De La Lucs, Eyre
Delehanty, Suzanne
Delloye, Charles
De Menil, John and Dominique
De Myer, Evelyn and Howard
De Young and Moskowitz
Dietzgen, Mrs. J. E.
Dockstader, Marguerite
Dodge, Estelle
Dorazio, Virginia
Drake, Herbert
Dronin, Rene
Dubiner, S.
Dubuffet, Jean
Dufferin and Ava, The Marquess and Marchioness of (Lindy and Sheridan)
Durant, Nancy
23
23-24
Daniels, Alfred H., 1966-1976
23
25
Day, Lawrence S., 1969-1974
23
26
De Lamar, Alice, 1964-1974
23
27
E, 1950-1978
East Hampton Laundry
Eastman, Dillon and Company
Eberstadt, Nick
Edelstein, J. M.
Egan, Jane
Ehrenreich, Mrs. Donald L.
Ehrsam, Henrietta M.
Elliott, Ronnie
Ells, Ruth
Emil, Allan D.
England, Barbara R.
Erickson, George
Eristoff, Mrs. Constantine
Ertegun, Ahmet M.
Everett, Roxanne
Ewing, Bayard
Exxon Company
23
28
Ede, James, 1959-1964
23
29
F, 1963-1978
Faison, S. Lane
Farrell, Stephanie K.
Fassler, Victor
Fauns, Sarah
Faye, Harold K.
Feischer, Mrs. R.
Feitler, Mrs. Robert
Fior, Michael
Florsheim, Lillian H.
Ford, Jane P.
Francis, Muriel Bultman
Frank, Mr. and Mrs. Henry B.
Frank, Jeanne
Fraser, Mrs. C. E.
Frash, Robert M.
Friedman, Mrs. Roy
Friedman, Val
Fritzius, Harry
Fryd, Carol and Isaac
Fuchs, Lawrence H.
Furman, Richard
23
30
Frassetto, Monica Flaherty, 1961-1975
23
31
Fremantle, Chloe, 1978
23
32
Fenno, Pauline, 1966-1973
23
33
G, 1949-1977
Gabo, Naum
Gagarin, Andrew
Gallagher, William P.
Garraty, Gail
Gaspar, Sala
Gerhmann, John
Geller, Abraham W.
Georgiadis, Kathryn
Gerard, Joseph
Geusen, Gene
Ghent, Henri
Gibson, Michael
Gifford, Mrs. Harold
Gillen, Michael
Glimcher, Arnold
Godley, Frances
Goetz, Henri
Goff, Lloyd Lozes
Goldberg, Dorothy K. and Arthur J.
Goldberg, Gary
Goldfarb and Fleece
Goodwin, John
Gordon, Jack
Gordon, Mrs. Monte
Gore, Frances
Goroschico, Valentine
Gottlieb, Paul
Grad, Bonnie Lee
Green, Binnie Sue
Greene, Stephen
Greene-Mercier, Marie Zoe
Greub, Hans Rudolf
Grizi, Resy
Grosvenor, Robert
Guest, Mr. and Mrs.
Guiberson, Betty
Guilford, Kay
Gunther, Mrs. John
Guston, Philip
23
34
H, 1948-1978
(3 folders)
Haberman, Daniel
Hadwen, J. G.
Haggerty, Margaret
Halff, Robert H.
Hall, Lee
Hall, Martha
Hall, Mrs. Thomas S.
Halperin, Lawrence
Hamilton, Frank
Hamon, Mr. and Mrs. Jake
Hansen, Ejnar
Harding, Helen Mary
Hare, David
Harney, John
Hartigan, Grace
Hartley, Marie
Hartmann, Georg
Hartwell, Patricia
Harvey, Jason
Hang, Donald R.
Hawkins, Lester
Hector, Louis
Hein, Rosemary
Heller, Benjamin
Henkes, Robert
Hennessy, Timothy
Hero, Martha Miles
Herskovitz, Mrs. Arthur
Hertz, Richard
Hess, Thomas
Heygate, John
Heywood, D. C.
Hickey, Mrs. Jerrold
Higginson, Mrs. Alexander (Mary Newcomb)
Hill, Clinton
Hiller, Susan
Hilles, Sue
Hillman, Kay
Hipp, David
Hirshhorn, Joseph and Olga
Hoagland, Elizabeth
Hoff, Margo
Holbrook, Hollis
Holmes, Reginald
Holzer, Jane
Hornick, Morton J.
Hoving, Walter
Howard, Charles
Howard, Robert
Howard, Sue
Howell, Douglass
Hughes, John Besseman
Hunter, Sam
23
35-37
Harari, Mary McFadden, 1963-1968
23
38
I, 1965-1975
Ingersoll, Mrs. W. F.
Interal Revenue Service
International Bank for Reconstruction and Development
Isaacs, Reginald
Ittelson, Mrs. Henry
Izbicki, Ray
23
39
J, 1941-1982
Jackson, Sarah
Jacobson, Edward
Jaffe, Sam
James, Rebecca Salsbury
Jannasch, Dr.
Japan Air Lines, Public Relations
Jasper, Martha
Jaubert, Mariette Sybil
Javits, Jacob K.
Jenks, Thomas S.
Johnson, Buffie
Johnson, Jeanne
Johnson, Lyndon B.
Jones, Mr. and Mrs. Franklin
Jones, Joe
Jova, Henri V.
Jungermann, Eva
Junker, Howard
23
40
Johnson, Philip, 1954-1971
23
41
K, 1951-1978
Kahn, Mrs. Arthur
Kardon, Robert
Kanitz, Dr. E.
Kasle, Gertrude
Kaufman, Irving
Kealy, Hinman and Susan
Kelman, Charles
Kennedy, Robert F.
Keyser, Barbara
Kilborn, Paul C.
Kimball, Abbott
King, Antoinette
Kinnicutt, Frank
Kitaj, Jeanne
Kizhner, Michael
Koenig, Kasper
Kopf, Dorothy Thompson
Koska, Zentaro
Kostolowski, Andrej
Kozloff, Max
Krauss, Sophie
Kuhl, Mary Lou
Kumar, Ravi
Kusama, Yayoi
23
42
L, 1945-1982
(2 folders)
Lader, Melvin
Lambert, Eleanor
Langston, Basil
Larsen, Jeanette
Lasker, Mrs. Albert D.
Lawrence, Mrs. Harding
Leach, Jeffrey
Lebron, James J.
Lee, Albert R.
Lee, Amy Freeman
Leeson, Robert
Levy, Julien
Lewallen, Connie
Lewis, Susan
Liberski, B.
Lichenstein, Ferdinand
Liebman, Marjorie
Liebman, Williams, Bennett, Baird and Minow
Linker, Mr.
Lion, Albert
Lipman, Howard W.
Lippard, Lucy
Lippold, Richard
Lloyd Mrs. H. Gates
Long, Lois
Lowenthal, Reeves
Lucien, Edward
Lukach, Joan
Lundberg, Mary
Lutzeier, Paul
Lyster, Mrs. Bernard
23
43-44
Longwell, Daniel and Mary, 1957-1960
23
45
Ludington, Wright, 1962-1967
23
46
M, 1949-1978
Maas, Willard
Mackery, Frank
Macy, Gertrude
Maddrell, Paul W.
Malone, Mrs. Adrian
Mark, Grant
Markowski, Eugene
Matsner, Eric M.
Matta, Malitte
Matthews, Thomas A.
Mayer, Jack P.
Mazoh, Stephen
McCarthy, Eugene
McCloughan, Loraine
McGinnis, Lucille
McIntosh, Michael
McKean, Margaret
Melikian, Mary
Mellon, Bunny (Mrs. Paul)
Menkin, Marie
Merrill, Charles
Merrilld, Knud
Metz, Gwen
Meyer, J. J. De Lucio
Meyerhoff, Natalie R.
Miller, Dorothy
Miller, Peter
Miller, Mrs. C. Earl
Miller, Richard
Miller, Stephen R.
Mills, Margaret
Miner, Laura
Mobutu, President (de la Republique de Kinshasa)
Moline, Giselle
Moorman, Peggy
Morley, Grace
Moscowitz, Morris
Motherwell, Robert
Mullen, Russ
Murchison, John D.
Murdock, Robert M.
Murray, Natalie Danesi
Murray, Robert
Myers, Winslow
23
47-49
Malbin, Lydia Winston, 1966
23
50
Mallory, Margaret, 1967-1978
23
51
Marcus, Stanley (Neiman-Marcus), 1971-1975
23
52
Mayer, Robert B., 1964-1971
23
53
Meilach, Dona Z., 1965-1970
23
54
N, 1949-1978
Nakajima, Shunkichi
Nathans, Rhoda
National Historic Shrines Foundation, Inc.
Nezdanov, Alexander K.
Newhouse, S. I.
Newman, Albert and Muriel
Nickel, Jim
Niester, Sibylle
Nishii, Masaki
Nordness, Lee
Nordstrom, Lars-Gunnar
Northey, John
Northrup, Lila Tomlin
23
55
Newberry, John S., 1960-1965
(2 folders)
23
56-57
Newhouse, James K., 1964-1967
23
58
O, 1962-1977
O'Connor, Francis
O'Shaughnessy, Michael
Oakes, Francis W.
Hotel Okura
Osborn, Robert
23
59
P, 1951-1978
(2 folders)
Paine, Stephen
Pantzer, Kurt F.
Paransky, Ronald
Parker, Glidden
Parker, Harry
Peabody, Laurence
Pearson, Norman Holmes
Pepsico Incorporated
Perutz, George
Peters, DeWitt
Peyre, Henri
Pickett, Clarence E.
Pierson, -----
Pike, Merwyn
Pimpaneau, J.
Place, Mary Dee
Pollitzer, Eric
Pool, Mary Jane
Popowski, Stella
Porter, Eliot
Post, Emily
Pottasch, Alan M.
Power, Alan
Power, E. J.
Pratt, Vera C.
Price, Marilyn
Prince, Alfred M.
Pritchard, James C.
Pulitzer, Joseph
23
60-61
Parker, Chris, 1971-1974
23
62
Picarello, Frank Jr., 1964-1965, 1971
23
63
Pinya, Josep, 1974
23
64
Prentice, David, 1964-1965
23
65
R, 1951-1978
(3 folders)
Rabin, Nathan
Randolph, Frank
Randolph, Maxine
Rankine, Vivi
Rather, Jane
Raupple, Nancy
Ray, Rudolf
Rayner, Emily
Referendum 70
Reinhardt, Anna
Reisman, Marshall
Ret, Etienne
Retray, Catherine
Reynolds Aluminum
Ribicoff, Belle Krasne
Rikko, -----
Ritchie, Jane
Robbins, Danny
Roberts, Elinor
Roberts, Josie
Robertson, Brian
Robinson, John-David
Rockefeller, David
Rockefeller, Nelson
Rockefeller, Sydney
van Roijen, Robert D.
Romney, Richard
Roos, Beatrice Adams
Root, Diane
Rose, Barbara
Rose, Stanley I.
Rosenberg, Mrs. Albert
Rothstein, Barbarie
Roukes, Nicholas
Rowland, Susan
Ruttenberg, Mrs. D.
23
66-68
Rudkin, Mark, 1960-1977
23
69
S, 1947-1978
(4 folders)
Saddler, Juanita Jane
Salinas, Baruj
Saunders, Silvia
Savell, Isabelle K.
Sawyer, Kenneth
Scales, Ann Chapman
Schechter, Pearl
Schemp, Theodore
Schlanger, Irving
Schlapp, George H.
Schlumberger, Pierre
Schmerer, David
Schmolka, Leo L.
Schneckenburger, Manfred
Schneider, Albert K.
Schoonover, Margaret
Schwartz, Nancy
Seibu Department Store, Ltd.
Seid, Dui
Sekula, Bela
Sekula, Debbie
Seligmann, Kurt
Seuphor, Michel
Shapiro, Kate
Sharpe, Mary Elizabeth
Shaw, Barbara
Sheen, Rev. Fulton J.
Shepherd, Judith P.
Sherman, Frank
Sherwood, Brenton
Shriver, Mr. and Mrs. Sargent
Sikelianos, Eve
Silver, Caroll M.
Simmonds, Harvey
Simpson, Helen
Smith, Annette Cox
Smith, Anthony
Smith/Hooven, Jolly and Nan
Smyth, Urquhart and Marckwald, Inc.
Sneed, Andy
Solomon, Jairaj
Sparks, Mrs. Harold
Stanley, Leonard
Stanley, Sarah V.
Stars for Freedom
Stephan, Ruth
Stephens, Kay
Stetson, John C.
Stewart, Constance
Stillman, Rufus C.
Stoney, Isabelle
Story, Ala
Strasser, Gary
Sturtevant, Elaine
Swan, Simone
Swann, Ingo
Sykes, Mrs. Gerald
Sze, Mr. and Mrs. Kenneth C.
23
70-73
Shepley, Lili (Mrs. Philip), 1960-1976
24
1
Smith, Solomon Burke, 1964-1971
(2 folders)
24
2-3
Sturman, George, 1966-1967
24
4
T, 1948-1977
Taggert, William
Talbot, Jonathan
Tapie, Michel
Tarig (?)
Taylor, Brie
Taylor, Harwood
Taylor, John Lloyd
Teetz, Hans J.
Thomas, Jonathan
Thompson, Susanne Mason
Tiffany and Co.
Tiemer, Gertrude
Tracy, Lois
Tremaine, Mrs. Burton
Trovato, Joseph S.
Truman, Jock
Tsingos, Thanos
Tuck, Albert E.
Tumarkin, Igal
24
5
Paul Taylor Dance Company, 1976-1978
24
6
U-V, 1967, 1974
Ulrich, Alberto
Villa, Roy
24
7
W, 1945-1975
Wagstaff, Sam
Walford, Lucille
Walton, Richard Guy
Warner, Sylvia Townsend
Washburn, Gordon
Washburn, Ruth
Weidenfeld, Lady
Weissman-Kuhl, Bari
Weyschmid, Rita
Whitford-Carter, Marjorie
Wight, Mr.
Williams, Hopie
Wilson, Emily
Winston, Mrs. Harry Lewis
Wolff, Geoffrey
24
8
Y-Z, 1965-1976
Yaddo
Yajima, Yui (?)
Yates, Virginia
Young, Arthur M.
Young and Rubicam, Inc.
Zuckerman, Paul
Zadkine, Ossip
24
9
3.3:Publishers, Newspapers and Magazines, 1946-1978
Scope and Contents note
Files consist of correspondence with various publishers, newspapers, and magazines, concerning publications and articles on art and artists, Betty Parsons and the gallery, the gallery's stable of artists, and her responses. Also covered are advertising, reproductions of art work and purchase of prints for illustrations, and various printing and publishing projects.
Files are arranged alphabetically by name of publisher or publication. In instances where the name of a publisher contains the name of an individual, the file is arranged alphabetically according to the surname of the individual (for instance, correspondence with Harry N. Abrams, Inc. is filed under "A"). Though unusual, this means of alphabetizing may have originated with the creator and therefore no attempt has been made to modify it.
DescriptionContainer
A, 1966-1975
Harry N. Abrams, Inc.
The Art Gallery Magazine
Art News
Art Now
Art Press
Artforum
Artists' Postcards
Arts Magazine
Art/World
24
10
Art International
, 1962-1973
24
11
C, 1966-1978
Canadian Art
Christian Science Monitor
City Woman
Collectors Press
Conde Nast
Connex Systems, Inc.
24
12
E-F, 1946-1974
Editions Alecto Limited
Editions Encyclopediques Alpha
Edizioni Hyperion
Encyclopedia Britannica
Field Enterprises Educational Corporation
Fortune
24
13
Fratelli Fabri Editori, 1968-1969
24
14
G-H, 1962-1977
Groupement d'Interet Economique du Livre et du Disque
H. K. Press
The Hamlyn Group
Hart's Guide to New York
Hodder and Stoughton Limited
Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc.
House and Garden
24
15
K-M, 1950-1972
Das Kunstwerk
The Letter Edged in Black Press
Life
Mademoiselle
The Massachusetts Review
McGraw Hill
Modern Art Annual
The Museum of Modern Art
24
16
N-P, 1951-1978
Newsweek
The New York Times
Northern Virginia Community College
Noyes Press
Pictures on Exhibit
Pictures Publishing Co. (Charles Z. Offin)
Playboy
Praeger Publishers, Inc. (formerly Frederick A. Praeger, Inc.)
Prentice-Hall, Inc.
24
17
R-T, 1951-1978
Nelson Rockefeller Publications, Inc.
The Earl Rowland Foundation
Scala Fine Arts Publishers, Inc.
Seventeen Magazine
Frederick Teuscher, Inc.
Thames and Hudson Ltd.
Time, Inc.
Town and Country
24
18
W, 1963-1973
Washington International Art Letter
The Washington Post
Watson-Guptill Publications
24
19
3.4:Miscellaneous Correspondence, 1979-1983
Scope and Contents note
This is the correspondence, most from the 1980s, of gallery assistants Deborah Hildreth and Wendy Peterson. Organized chronologically, this correspondence concerns such matters as tax audits and other gallery business, artists seeking representation, and requests for information. Also found is miscellaneous correspondence (scattered greeting cards mostly) addressed to Jack Tilton.
DescriptionContainer
Miscellaneous Gallery Correspondence - Deborah Hildreth, 1979-1980
24
20
Miscellaneous Gallery Correspondence - Wendy Peterson, 1980
24
21
Miscellaneous Gallery Correspondence - Wendy Peterson, 1981
24
22
Miscellaneous Gallery Correspondence - Wendy Peterson, 1982-1983
24
23
Miscellaneous Correspondence - Jack Tilton, undated
24
24
3.5:Gallery Logs and Telephone and Address Books, 1978-1981,
Scope and Contents note
Found here are gallery logs from 1977-1981 and two telephone and address books that are undated. Staff of the Betty Parsons Gallery maintained the gallery logs, which were used primarily to record telephone messages, although the logs also include lists of calls to make, things to do, mail sent, works sold, etc.
Files are arranged chronologically by year.
DescriptionContainer
Gallery Log, 1977-1978
(See box 52)
24
25
Gallery Log [
National Diary for 1978
], 1978
24
26
Gallery Log [
1979 Standard Diary
], 1979
24
27
Gallery Log [
1980 Standard Diary
], 1980
24
28
Gallery Log, 1981
(See box 52)
24
29
Telephone and Address Book, circa 1950-1970
24
30
Telephone and Address Book, circa 1980
24
31
Oversize, Gallery Log, 1977-1978
(Scanned with Box 24, F25)
52 (sol)
Oversize, Gallery Log, 1981
(Scanned with Box 24, F29)
52 (sol)

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