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

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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)

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