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Dorothy Liebes papers, circa 1850-1973, bulk bulk 1922-1970

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as 11 series:

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Series 1: Biographical Information , 1934-1970
(Box 1, OV 22; 6 folders)

Description Container Select
Awards, 1938-1969
(2 folders; see also OV 22)
1
1
Biographical Notes (Dorothy Liebes), 1954-1970, undated
1
2
Membership and Identification Cards, 1934-1970
1
3
Passports, 1954, 1958
1
4
Will, 1961
1
5
Awards, 1937-1965
OV 22

Series 2: Correspondence , 1922-1973
(Boxes 1-3; 2.4 linear ft.)

This series contains a combination of business and personal correspondence. Series 3: Subject Files, also contains large amounts of correspondence and there is substantial overlap between the two series. In addition, Series 7: Scrapbooks, includes a small number of letters and other documents.
Correspondence is arranged chronologically.
Description Container Select
Correspondence, 1922-1960
(25 folders)
1
6-30
Correspondence, 1961-1968
(22 folders)
2
1-22
Correspondence, 1969-1973, undated
(8 folders)
3
23-30

Series 3: Subject Files , 1896-1971
(Boxes 3-10, 19; 7.2 linear ft.)

Subject files may contain correspondence, printed material, photographs, and miscellaneous records in various combinations. Subjects include corporations, organizations, individuals, topics of interest to Liebes, and miscellaneous categories. Folder titles are often those supplied by Liebes.
Subject files are arranged alphabetically by folder title.
Description Container Select
Alcan Aluminum Corporation, 1965-1966
3
31
American Academy of Arts and Sciences, 1947 Conference, "The Artist in Contemporary American Society,", 1945-1948
(2 folders)
3
32-33
American Crafts Council, 1969-1971
3
34
American Craftsmen's Cooperative Council, Inc., 1942-1945
3
35
American Craftsmen's Council, 1957-1968
3
36
American Craftsmen's Council, First World Congress of Craftsmen, 1964
3
37
American Craftsmen's Educational Council, 1953
3
38
American Women's Voluntary Services, 1943
3
39
Architectural Forum, 1947
3
40
Architecture Schools, 1940
3
41
Art Institute of Chicago, 1956-1966
3
42
Artists, 1945-1958
(2 folders)
3
43-44
Artists, Designs, 1956
3
45
Artists, Northern California, 1943-1947
3
46
Artists, Out of State, 1943-1947
3
47
Artists, Southern California, 1945-1967
3
48
"Arts and Skills" (American Red Cross), 1943-1952, undated
(3 folders)
3
49-51
Azukas, Albert, 1950-1956
3
52
Bigelow-Sanford Carpet Company, Inc., Correspondence, 1957-1971
(8 folders)
4
1-8
Bigelow-Sanford Carpet Company, Inc., June Market, 1966
4
9
Bigelow-Sanford Carpet Company, Inc., Printed Material, 1964-1965, undated
4
10
Bigelow-Sanford Carpet Company, Inc., Western Trip, 1966
4
11
Black Mountain College, 1945
4
12
Book Inquiries, 1942
4
13
Brandt, Mary, Lecture Committee, 1965-1968
4
14
Brandt, Mary, Lectures at Parsons School of Design, 1963-1964
4
15
Brandt, Mary, Memorial Fund, 1962-1963
(2 folders)
4
16-17
Buxton, Edward, 1942-1943
4
18
Calder, Sandy [Alexander], 1957
4
19
Calypsocraft, Inc. (Edward Fields), Correspondence, 1960-1962
4
20
Calypsocraft, Inc. (Edward Fields), Expenses, 1959
4
21
Calypsocraft, Inc. (Edward Fields), Expenses and Packing Lists, 1960-1964
4
22
Challis, Lucy, 1951-1954
4
23
Christmas, Lists and Names, 1935-1954, undated
4
24
"Clemson University 1969,", 1971
4
25
Clothing, "Suggestions, Bills, Inventory,", 1939-1945
4
26
Columbia Mills, 1944-1958
4
27
Contemporary Weaving of Other Countries, 1959-1960
(2 folders)
4
28-29
Contracts, 1942-1946
4
30
Cosmopolitan Club, 1954-1963
(2 folders)
4
31-32
Crawford, M.D.C., 1942-1943
4
33
Cruise, 1966
4
34
Designs Received/Returned/Purchased, 1943-1947
(2 folders)
4
35-36
Dobby Loom, 1944-1947, undated
4
37
Dobeckmun Co., 1946-1967
(2 folders)
4
38-39
Dow Chemical, Correspondence, 1959-1961
(3 folders)
4
40-42
Dow Chemical, Lurex Division, 1960
4
43
Dow Chemical, Lurex Division, London, 1957-1961
4
44
Dow Chemical, Packing Lists, 1961-1962
4
45
Draper, Dorothy ( Good Housekeeping), 1941-1943
4
46
Dupont, Correspondence, 1943-1971
(18 folders)
5
1-18
Dupont, Expenses, 1965
5
19
Dupont, Fabric Sales, Fabrite and Tontine (Price/Edwards/Ferris), 1959-1962
5
20
Dupont, Fabric Sales, Packing Lists, 1960
5
21
Dupont, January Market (1960), 1959-1960
5
22
Dupont, January Market (1962), 1961-1962
5
23
Dupont, June Market (1962), 1962
(2 folders)
5
24-25
Dupont, January Market (1963), Upholstery, Orlon, and Drapery Project, 1962-1963
(3 folders)
5
26-28
Dupont, January Market, June Market (1963), 1962-1963
(2 folders)
6
1-2
Dupont, January Market, June Market (1964), 1964
(2 folders)
6
3-4
Dupont, January Market, June Market (1965), 1964-1965
6
5
Dupont, January Market, June Market (1966), 1965-1966
6
6
Dupont, January Market (1967), 1966-1967
6
7
Dupont, June Market (1967), 1967
6
8
Dupont, Knit Products (Dr. Robert Saunders), 1966
6
9
Dupont, Monthly Reports, 1965
6
10
Dupont, "Nylon Rug Designs" (Smithsonian Traveling Exhibition), 1956-1962
6
11
Dupont, Orlon Blanket (Beacon Manufacturing Co.), 1961
6
12
Dupont, Pacific Northwest Arts and Crafts Fair, 1966
6
13
Dupont, Publicity, 1956-1957
6
14
Dupont, Rugs, 1965-1966
6
15
Dupont, Rugs, Nylon-Wool (Werner Cohen), 1965
6
16
Dupont, Upholstery and Drapery, 1965
6
17
Eagle-Ottawa Leather Co., 1958-1960 (4 folders)
6
18
Encyclopedia Britannica, 1959-1961
6
19
Erdman, Pardee, 1962-1966
6
20
Fairtex, Correspondence, 1963-1965
(4 folders)
6
21-24
Fairtex, Correspondence, 1965-1968
(3 folders)
7
1-3
Fairtex, Detroit Show (1966), 1965-1966
7
2
Fairtex, Mint Museum Fabric, 1967
7
3
Fairtex, Packing Lists, 1964
7
4
Fairtex, Samples, undated
7
5
Fairtex, "Styling Color Folder,", 1965
7
6
Family, Morin, Relman "Pat" (see Morin, Relman "Pat")
7
7
Family, Nieces and Nephews, 1945-1966, undated
7
8
Family, Wood, Mildred "Tid" Wright, Ralph, and Peter, 1944-1961, undated
7
9
Family, Wright, Frederick and Bessie Calderwood, 1896-circa 1957, undated
(3 folders)
7
10-12
Family, Wright, Frederick L., 1956-1957
7
13
Family, Wright, William F., 1956-1957
7
14
Fan Mail, 1944-1946
(2 folders)
7
15-16
Fields, Edward, 1958-1959
(2 folders)
7
17-18
Fischer, Eva, 1957
7
19
"Foreign Mails,", 1947-1948
7
20
Forstmann Woolen Company, 1957-1958
7
21
"Furnishing Studio Home in Washington, D.C.,", 1948
7
22
Golden Gate Exposition, "Case History,", 1945-1948
(see also Box 19)
7
23
Golden Gate Exposition, Catalogues and Sales, 1939
(see also Box 19)
7
24
Golden Gate Exposition, Correspondence, 1937-1940
(2 folders; see also Box 19)
7
25-26
Goodall Fabrics, Correspondence, 1942-1953
(2 folders)
7
27-28
Goodall Fabrics, "Leather Weave,", 1944-1945
7
29
Goodall Fabrics, Mailing Lists for Announcements, undated
7
30
Gracie and Sons, Inc. (wallpaper), 1957-1964
7
31
Grimm, Peter, 1941-1947
7
32
Hartford Rayon Company, 1957-1958
7
33
India Trip, 1958
8
1
"Indian Job,", 1950-1952, undated
8
2
Indian School, 1951-1952
8
3
Indian Textiles, 1943-1953, undated
8
4
Indian Trips (René D'Harnoncourt), 1942-1943
(2 folders)
8
5-6
Institute of International Education, National Screening Committee, 1958-1967
8
7
Insurance, 1969-1971
8
8
"Interesting Personal Letters,", 1939-1947, undated
8
9
Inventory (business), 1960-1965
8
10
Inventory (personal), 1937-1946
8
11
Israel, 1950-1954, undated
8
12
Jantzen Mills, 1947-1958
8
13
Japan, 1961-1964
8
14
Kenwood Mills, Blanket Orders, 1953-1954
8
15
Kenwood Mills, Blanket Publicity, 1953
(see: Box 19)
8
Kenwood Mills, Correspondence, 1950-1951
(5 folders)
8
16-20
Kenwood Mills, "Current Problems,", 1951
8
21
Kuhn, Harold A. (C.P.A.), 1946-1947
8
22
Lawyer, 1945-1946
8
23
Library Inventory, 1946, undated
8
24
Liebes, Leon (first husband), 1935-1946
8
25
Lyons Storage Co., 1956-1958
8
26
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1944
8
27
Matson vs. Liebes, 1946-1948
8
28
Mills College, 1955
8
29
Morin, Relman "Pat" (second husband), 1947-1959, undated
(4 folders)
8
30-34
Museum of Contemporary Crafts (Dorothy Liebes Retrospective Exhibition), 1970
8
35
Museum of Modern Art, 1944-1970
8
36
Museums, General, 1959-1970
8
37
Myers, Howard, 1940-1947
8
38
National Council on the Arts and Government, 1956-1961
9
1
Navajo Rug Project, 1959-1961
9
2
New York, Trip (Oct.-Jan.), 1940-1941
9
3
New York, Unfinished Business, 1944-1946
9
4
Orders, 1950-1951
9
5
Orders Completed, 1958-1967
(2 folders)
9
6-7
Parsons School of Design, 1967-1969
9
8
Penco Fabrics, Inc., 1966
9
9
Pheby, Louise S. (Estate of), 1955-1961
(2 folders)
9
10-11
"Pre-Fab Inquiries,", 1962
9
12
"Private Papers,", 1929-1941, undated
9
13
Promotion, 1950-1960
(5 folders)
9
14-18
Richards, Helen, 1942-1955, undated
9
19
Royal Society of Arts, 1954-1967
9
20
Samples Returned, 1956, undated
9
21
San Francisco Bay Exposition, 1939-1943
9
22
San Francisco International Market Center, undated
9
23
Scranton Lace Co., 1942
9
24
Simmons Co., 1966
9
25
Spring Mills, Inc., Contracts, 1965-1967
9
26
Spring Mills, Inc., Correspondence, 1963-1966
(2 folders)
9
27-28
Spring Mills, Inc., Reports, 1963-1966
9
29
Studio, Correspondence, 1945-1955
(5 folders)
9
30-35
Studio, Letters to Personnel, 1956
10
1
"Studio Trouble ?? Ruth and Al,", 1951-1952
10
2
Taipale, Martta (tapestries), 1946-1961
(3 folders)
10
3-5
Tapestry, American (20th century), 1959-1966, undated
10
6
Tapestry, English, 1956-1969, undated
10
7
Tapestry, French, 1948-1959, undated
10
8
Tapestry, General, undated
10
9
Tapestry, Notes, undated
10
10
Tapestry, Scandinavian, 1958-1959, undated
10
11
Tax Suit, 1948-1957
10
12
Teaching (notes, Woman's Day article), 1944-1959, undated
10
13
Travel, 1947-1963, undated
10
14
"Unifinished Business,", 1936-1944, undated
10
15
U.S.A. at the Triennale, 1968
10
16
U. S. Department of State, Conference on International Relations in the Field of Art, 1939
10
17
United Wallpaper, Inc., 1945-1956
(see also: Box 19)
10
18
University of California, Berkeley, 1933, undated
10
19
University of Kansas, 1962
10
20
Upholstery Leather Group, 1957-1958
10
21
Van Buren, William M., 1941-1946
10
22
Weavers and Weaving, 1946-1951, undated
(3 folders)
10
23-25
Weaving Verse, 1954, undated
10
26
Women Architects, 1960, undated
10
27
Wright, Frank Lloyd and Olgivanna, 1947-1969
10
28
Golden Gate Exposition, 1938
(see also Box 7)
19 (sol)
Kenwood Mills, Blanket Publicity, 1953
19 (sol)
United Wallpaper, Inc. (Sample Book, "Weaves from exclusive hand-loomed originals by Dorothy Liebes,"), undated
(see also Box 10)
19 (sol)

Series 4: Writings , 1920-1969
(Boxes 10-11; 1.25 linear ft.)

This series is arranged as 2 subseries:
  • 4.1: Writings By Dorothy Liebes, 1920-1965
  • 4.2: Writings by Other Authors, 1944-1969
4.1: Writings By Dorothy Liebes, 1920-1965
This subseries includes notes, drafts, and manuscripts of published and unpublished articles and short writings. Also found here are notes, drafts and the manuscript for an unpublished autobiography, as well as an outline, notes and partial draft of an unpublished book, "Design and Weave." There are drafts, text and bibliographical material for an Encyclopedia Britannica entry on tapestry, as well as notes relating to speeches and writings.
Description Container
Address Books, undated
(4 volumes; 2 folders)
10
29-30
Articles and Short Writings, 1946-1964, undated
(4 volumes; 2 folders)
10
31-32
Book, Autobiography Manuscript, undated
(2 folders)
10
33-34
Book, Authobiography Notes and Drafts, undated
(4 folders)
10
35-38
Book, Autobiography Outline, undated
10
39
Book, "Design and Weave,", undated
10
40
Encyclopedia Britannica Entry on Tapestry, circa 1959
(2 folders)
11
1-2
Lists, undated
11
3
Notes, undated
11
4-6
Speeches, 1946-1965, undated
(2 folders)
11
7-8
Student Paper (?) by Dorothy K. Wright, "Modern Materials" (with samples), 1920
11
9
4.2: Writings by Other Authors, 1944-1969
This subseries includes articles about Liebes from the City Art Museum, St. Louis and other unsigned sources; articles on various topics by people such as Edith Grimm, Vesta Schaffer and Iovanna Lloyd Wright; a report by Dorothy Ducas; and speeches by people such as L. R. Blackhurst, Jr., W. G. Constable, Charles Daly, Boris Kroll, Sarah Tomerlin Lee, Sara Little, George Romeny, Edward Wormley, and David L.Yunich.
Description Container
Articles about Dorothy Liebes, 1945-circa 1969, undated
11
10
Articles on Various Topics, undated
11
11
Poem (Jack James), undated
11
12
Report, 1945
11
13
Script, about Liebes Exhibition at City Art Museum, St. Louis, 1944
11
14
Speeches, 1947-1969, undated
11
15

Series 5: Artwork , 1938-1963
(Boxes 11, 19, OV 22; 0.35 linear ft.)

This series is arranged as 2 subseries:
  • 5.1: Artwork by Dorothy Liebes, circa 1930s-circa 1960s
  • 5.2: Artwork by Other Artists, 1938-1963
5.1: Artwork by Dorothy Liebes, circa 1930s-circa 1960s
Artwork by Liebes consists of designs, feather weavings, a small hooked composition, a tapestry sample and textiles. Textile samples produced by the Dorothy Liebes Studio, as well as some that may have been mass produced based on designs by Liebes, can be found in Series 8: Samples.
Description Container
Designs, undated
11
16
Feather Weavings, undated
11
17
Hooked Composition, undated
11
18
Tapestry Sampler, undated
11
19
5.2: Artwork by Other Artists, 1938-1963
This subseries includes designs by Lawrence Colwell for interiors, furniture, and product packaging. Researchers should note that additional material concerning Colwell can be found in Series 7: Scrapbooks. Other items of note are caricatures of Liebes and a Kokemono screen.
Description Container
Architectural Drawings, Floor Plans, 1963, undated
11
20
Caricatures of Dorothy Liebes, undated
(see also: OV 22)
11
21
Designs, undated
11
22
Designs by Lawrence J. Colwell, undated
(see also: Box 19)
11
23
Drawings, 1938, undated
11
24
Kokemono Screen, undated
(see: RD 58)
11
Monogram designed for Dorothy Wright Liebes (print), undated
11
25
Paintings, undated
(see also: OV 22)
11
26
Posters, undated
(original prints; see: OV 22)
11
Prints, undated
(see also: Box 19 and OV 22)
11
27
Designs by Lawrence J. Colwell, undated
(3 folders; see also: Box 11)
19 (sol)
Paintings, undated
(see also: Box 11 and OV 22)
19 (sol)
Prints, undated
(see also: Box 11 and OV 22)
19 (sol)
Caricature of Dorothy Liebes; Painting; Prints (including posters with original artwork), 1947-1959, undated
OV 22
Painting, 1947
(see also Boxes 11, 19)
OV 22
Posters, undated
(original prints)
OV 22
Print, 1959
(see also Boxes 11, 19)
OV 22

Series 6: Financial Records , 1947-1968
(Box 12; 0.25 linear ft.)

Description Container Select
Financial Summaries, 1947-1957
(2 folders)
12
1-2
Investments (summary statements), 1957-1966
12
3
Taxes
Federal, 1951-1968
12
5
New York City, 1948-1968
12
6
New York State, 1957-1966
12
7

Series 7: Scrapbooks , 1933-1970
(Box 20, BV 24-56; 3.7 linear ft.)

This series contains 33 bound scrapbook volumes of printed matter and publicity material, photographs, and a small number of documents relating to Liebes' professional achievements, commissions, and studio. There are also loose pages from a volume featuring the work of designer Lawrence Colwell.
Description Container Select
Loose Pages (from Scrapbook about Lawrence Colwell), undated
20 (sol)
Loose Pages (from unidentified Scrapbook), undated
20 (sol)
Scrapbook, 1933-1938
BV 24
Scrapbook, 1934-1944
BV 25
Scrapbook, 1939
BV 26
Scrapbook, 1939-1940
BV 27
Scrapbook, 1939-1940
BV 28
Scrapbook, 1942-1943
BV 29
Scrapbook, 1940
BV 30
Scrapbook, 1943-1945
BV 31
Scrapbook, 1944-1945
BV 32
Scrapbook, 1945-1946
BV 33
Scrapbook, 1946-1947
BV 34
Scrapbook, 1947
(1 of 2)
BV 35
Scrapbook, 1947
(2 of 2)
BV 36
Scrapbook, 1948
BV 37
Scrapbook, 1949
BV 38
Scrapbook, 1950
BV 39
Scrapbook, 1951
BV 40
Scrapbook, 1952
BV 41
Scrapbook, 1953
BV 42
Scrapbook, 1954
BV 43
Scrapbook, 1955
BV 44
Scrapbook, 1956
BV 45
Scrapbook, 1957
BV 46
Scrapbook, 1959
BV 47
Scrapbook, 1960
BV 48
Scrapbook, 1961-1962
BV 49
Scrapbook, 1963
BV 50
Scrapbook, 1964
BV 51
Scrapbook, 1965
BV 52
Scrapbook, 1966
BV 53
Scrapbook, 1967-1968
BV 54
Scrapbook, 1968-1969
BV 55
Scrapbook, 1970
BV 56

Series 8: Samples , circa 1850-1855, circa 1930-circa 1970
(Boxes 12-14, 20; 2.11 linear ft.)

This series consists primarily of textile swatches designed by Liebes. The samples may have been woven by Liebes, by weavers in her studio, or been mass produced elsewhere. There are also samples of textiles from other sources, a collection of historical samples of 19th century English, French, and Viennese printed cottons mounted on sheets, and a small number of fiber and leather samples.
Description Container Select
Fiber Samples, circa 1930-circa 1970
(3 folders)
12
8-10
Leather Samples, circa 1930-circa 1970
12
11
Textile Samples, Studio, 1964, undated
(2 folders)
12
12-13
Textile Samples, Liebes' Studio, circa 1930-circa 1970
(13 folders)
13
14-26
Textile Samples, Liebes' Studio, circa 1930-circa 1970
(3 folders)
14
1-3
Textile Samples, Miscellaneous Sources, circa 1930-circa 1970
14
4
Historical Samples, circa 1850-1855
(2 folders)
20 (sol)

Series 9: Calendars and Interviews , 1945-1971
(Boxes 14-15; 1.45 linear ft.)

In addition to calendars, this series contains a sound recording on 5" magnetic tape from the Milwaukee Journal Radio Station and a transcript of an interview with Liebes on Nancy Craig's radio show, "Woman of Tomorrow."
Description Container Select
Calendars, Desk Diaries, 1948-1971
(9 folders; 23 volumes)
14
5-13
Calendars, Monthly, 1949-1969
(7 folders; 28 calendars)
15
1-7
Sound Recording, circa 1956
15
8
Transcript of Interview with Dorothy Liebes (Nancy Craig's radio show, "Woman of Tomorrow"), 1945
15
9

Series 10: Printed Material , 1897-1970
(Boxes 15-16, 20-21, OV 23; 1.05 linear ft.)

Printed material consists of articles, exhibition catalogs, press releases, reproductions, and miscellaneous items about or mentioning Dorothy Liebes and her work, and topics of interest to her, such as weavers and weaving, the textile industry, art and design.
Additional printed material can be found in Series 3: Subject Files and Series 7: Scrapbooks.
Description Container Select
Advertisements Featuring/Mentioning Dorothy Liebes Textiles, 1949-1959, undated
15
10
Articles, About/Mentioning Liebes, 1918, 1930s-1970s, undated
(6 folders; see also: box 20)
15
11-16
Articles, Art and Design, 1941-1965, undated (see also: box 20)
15
17
Articles, By Liebes, 1943-1965
15
18
Articles, Family, 1897-1951, undated
15
19
Articles, Miscellaneous Topics, 1946-1962, undated
15
20
Articles, Textile Industry, 1946-1955, undated
15
21
Awards (Dorothy Liebes on Jury), 1953-1964
15
22
Business Cards and Flyers about the Dorothy Liebes Studio, 1949-1953, undated
15
23
Exhibition Catalogs and Announcements, Liebes Exhibitions, 1949-1970, undated
(see also: Box 20)
15
24
Exhibition Catalogs and Announcements, Other Weavers and Designers, 1926-1963, undated
15
25
Miscellaneous Artists, 1940-1965, undated
(2 folders)
16
1-2
Exhibition Prospectuses, 1956-1960
16
3
Lectures and Classes, Announcements and Programs, Liebes, 1946-1962, undated
16
4
Miscellaneous Items Mentioning Dorothy Liebes, 1947-1952, undated
16
5
Miscellaneous Publications (art related), 1938-1969, undated
16
6
Press Releases About/Mentioning Dorothy Liebes, 1948, undated
16
7
Reproductions of Artwork, undated
(see also: Box 20, OV 23)
16
8
Articles, About/Mentioning Liebes, undated
(see also Box 15)
20 (sol)
Articles, Art and Design ("Old Art Treasures from Japan's Needles and Looms"), 1949
(see also Box 15)
20 (sol)
Exhibition Catalogs and Announcements, Liebes Exhibitions, undated
(see also Box 15)
20 (sol)
Reproductions, Artwork, undated
(see also Boxes 16, 21, OV 23)
20 (sol)
Reproductions, Les Batiks de Java (plates in portfolio), undated
20 (sol)
Reproductions, Broideries Hindoues (plates in portfolio), undated
20 (sol)
Reproductions, Les Petits Alphabets du Brodeur (loose plates), undated
21 (sol)
Reproductions, 80 Toiles Imprimées et Indiennes de Traite (plates in portfolio), undated
21 (sol)
Reproductions, Tapis Modernes (plates in portfolio), undated
21 (sol)
Reproductions, Surasundari: Photographs by Raymond Burnier (plates in portfolio), undated
OV 23

Series 11: Photographs , 1897-1970
(Boxes 16-18, 21, BV 57; 1.5 linear ft.)

This series contains photographs of artwork (not by Liebes); people including Liebes, Relman "Pat" Morin, Frank Lloyd Wright, and many unidentified individuals and groups; places such as travel destinations; textiles and miscellaneous subjects. Color slides, transparencies, and negatives can also be found here.
Additional photographs can be found in many of the files in Series 3: Subject Files, and some of the volumes in Series 7: Scrapbooks.
This series is arranged as 6 subseries:
  • 11.1: Artwork, circa 1930s-circa 1970s
  • 11.2: People, 1897-1970
  • 11.3: Places, 1937-1941
  • 11.4: Textiles, 1936-1967
  • 11.5: Miscellaneous Subjects, 1940s
  • 11.6: Color Slides, Color Transparencies, and Negatives, 1939-1947
11.1: Artwork, undated
Found here are prints of photos of artwork by Leger, Murany, Picasso, Cunliffe, Gabo, Guino and unidentified artists.
Description Container
Paintings, circa 1930s-circa 1970s
16
9
Sculpture, circa 1930s-circa 1970s
16
10
Tapestries, circa 1930s-circa 1970s
16
11
11.2: People, 1897-1970
Description Container
Liebes, Dorothy, 1930s-1960s, undated
(2 folders; see also: Box 21)
16
12-13
Liebes, Dorothy, in Studio/at Loom, 1930s-1940s, undated
16
14
Liebes, Dorothy, with Others, 1940s-1960s, undated
16
15
Liebes, Dorothy, with Weavers, undated
16
16
Liebes, Dorothy, with Relman "Pat" Morin, undated
16
17
Liebes, Dorothy, with Relman "Pat" Morin, Frank Lloyd Wright, and Others at Taliesen West, 1947
16
18
Morin, Relman "Pat", 1944, undated
16
19
Morin, Relman "Pat", with Others, undated
16
20
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1947
(see: Box 21)
16
Children (unidentified), 1937-1969, undated
16
21
Family ?, 1897-1915, undated
16
22
Groups,1938-1970, undated
16
23
Men, 1923-1953, undated
(2 folders)
16
24-25
Weavers, undated
16
26
Women, 1930s-1957, undated
(see also: Box 21)
16
27
Liebes, Dorothy, circa 1940-circa 1943
(see also: Box 16)
21 (sol)
Wright, Frank Lloyd, 1947
(see also Box 16)
21 (sol)
Women (unidentified), undated
(see also Box 16)
21 (sol)
11.3: Places, 1937-1941
Description Container
France, 1937
16
28
Hawaii, 1939
16
29
New York, undated
(see Box 21)
16
Unidentified, 1937-1941, undated
16
30
New York City, undated
21 (sol)
11.4: Textiles, 1936-1967
This subseries contains photographs of Liebes exhibition installations at various venues, garments made from Liebes fabric and interiors and window displays featuring textiles by Liebes. There is also an album of interiors featuring Liebes textiles.
Description Container
Exhibition Installations, 1942-circa 1948, undated
16
Garments, undated
16
31
Interiors, 1936-1962, undated
(2 folders; see also: Box 21, BV 57)
16
32-33
Textiles by Liebes, 1967, undated
16
34
Textiles by Other Weavers, undated
16
35
Window Displays, undated
16
36
Photograph Album, undated
(see also: Boxes 16 and 21)
BV 57
Interiors, undated
(see also: Box 16, BV 57)
21 (sol)
11.5: Miscellaneous Subjects, 1940s
Description Container
"Arts and Skills" (American Red Cross program), 1940s
17 (pam)
1
Dogs, 1948
17 (pam)
2
Looms, undated
17 (pam)
3
Plants, undated
17 (pam)
4
11.6: Color Slides, Color Transparencies, and Negatives, 1939-1947
Description Container
Color Slides, Textiles by Dorothy Liebes, undated
(35-mm)
17
5
Color Transparencies
Interiors, undated
17
7
Miscellaneous Subjects, undated
17
8
People, Liebes and Liebes with Others, undated
17
9
People, Groups, undated
17
10
Places, Unidentified, undated
17
11
Textiles by Liebes, undated
17
12
Negatives
Artwork (not by Liebes), undated
18 (hol)
2
Miscellaneous Subjects, undated
18 (hol)
3
People
"Allan and Bogie, Palmer and Harry, Los Angeles,", 1941
18 (hol)
5
"Berkeley weekend, Peter and Billy,", 1942
18 (hol)
6
"Bill's Ranch,", 1944
18 (hol)
7
Dorothy Liebes; Dorothy Liebes with Others, undated
18 (hol)
8
"Dorothy and Cynthia at Barbara Burke's,", 1942
18 (hol)
9
"Family,", 1939
18 (hol)
10
"Family in Berkeley,", 1940, 1942
(2 folders)
18 (hol)
11-12
Family ?? "Louise at Mother's,", undated
18 (hol)
13
"Greer and Lucy,", 1940
18 (hol)
14
"Helen and Fij Ross,", 1939
18 (hol)
15
"Jane, Dorothy, and Cynthia at Monterey,", undated
18 (hol)
16
"New York,", 1944
18 (hol)
17
"Peter and Dorothy,", 1942
18 (hol)
18
"Peter and Dorothy at Yosemite,", 1942
18 (hol)
19
"Peter Grimm,", 1941
18 (hol)
20
"Spring, 1942,", 1942
18 (hol)
21
"Spring Trip East,", 1942
18 (hol)
22
"Studio,", undated
18 (hol)
23
"Summer, 1940,", 1940
18 (hol)
24
"Summer, 1941 ?? Hornbrook,", 1941
18 (hol)
25
Taliesen West, 1947
18 (hol)
26
"Woods at Fisherman's Wharf,", 1940
18 (hol)
27
Unidentified, undated
18 (hol)
28
Places
New York, undated
18 (hol)
30
Unidentified, undated
18 (hol)
31
Textiles
By Liebes, undated
18 (hol)
33
Liebes Exhibition Installations, undated
18 (hol)
34
Interiors Featuring Liebes Textiles, undated
18 (hol)
35

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