Jayna M. Josefson
Scope and Contents
The papers of art critic and curator Carolyn Kinder Carr measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1960 to 1980. Carr's scattered papers relate to her career as an art critic for the Akron Beacon Journal in the late 1960s to the 1970s. Found are four dismantled scrapbooks containing clippings of Carr's column, letters in response to her critiques, travel expense records.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Carolyn Carr donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in 2004.
Processing of this collection received support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.
The collection was processed, and a finding aid prepared by Jayna Josefson in 2022 with support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.