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Subseries 3.1 | A Finding Aid to the Eleanor Munro papers, circa 1880-2011, bulk 1950-2011

Eleanor Munro papers, circa 1880-2011, bulk 1950-2011

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3.1: Writing Projects by Eleanor Munro , 1921-circa 2000s
9.7 linear feet
Box 2-11

The subseries is arranged as 2 sub-subseries
3.1.1: Non-fiction, circa 1950s-2000s (7.8 linear feet; Box 2-9)
3.1.2: Fiction and Poetry, 1921-circa 2000s (1.9 linear feet; Box 9-11)
3.1.1: Non-fiction , circa 1950s-2000s
7.8 linear feet
Box 2-9
DescriptionContainer
Articles
Untitled (publication uncertain), circa 1960s-1990s
2
7
Untitled [Ashrams] (publication uncertain) , circa 1970s-1980s
2
8
Untitled [Trip to West] (unpublished), circa 1970s-1980s
2
9
"The Art of 'Being in Love'" (publication uncertain), circa 1981
2
10
"Color" (publication uncertain), circa 1970s-circa 1980
2
11
"The Dangerous Joys of Summer" (unpublished), 1974-1977
2
12
"The Dog and the Pear Tree" (unpublished), 1975-1976
2
13
"Domino Rhetoric" (publication uncertain), 1983
2
14
"Millennium" (publication uncertain), 1985
2
15
"National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception" (unpublished), 1981
2
16
"On Rotten Ground" (unpublished), 1970-1976
2
17
"People Painting" (publication uncertain), 1980
2
18
"Serial Art" (publication uncertain), 1984
2
19
"Sisters" (publication uncertain), 1987
2
20
"Turning Point" (unpublished), 1967
2
21
"Women in Love as Depicted in Art" (publication uncertain), circa 1980
2
22
"Working Boundaries" (publication uncertain), circa 2000s
2
23
"Wrapping up Monsters or Science, Fiction, and the Search for Truth" (publication uncertain) , 1977
2
24
"The Trouble with Truk" (publication uncertain), 1985
2
25
Articles (published), 1954-2002
2
26-27
"Quatros Pintores Americanos: Bloom, Hartley, Hahn, Dove" (1955) , 1955
2
28
"Freedom for experimentation" (1957), 1957
2
29
Untitled [North Carolina State Museum] (1958), 1958
2
30
"Portraits in Our Time" (1959), 1959
2
31
"Is this the Face that Enraptured Aphrodite?"(1970), 1970
2
32
"While the King Slept His Soul Went to Heaven; When He Awoke He Built Lalibela" (1971) , 1971
2
33-34
"Women in Art's Eve" (1971), 1971
2
35
"An Imperialist on Fifth Avenue" (1972), 1961-1974
2
36
"Never a Writer" (1973), 1973-1974
2
37
"The Strange Case of the Traveling Vase" (1973), 1973-1981
2
38
"Anxiety: What is It Telling You?" (1974), 1973-1974
2
39
"Forepleasure Soup" (1974), 1973-1975
2
40
"Tracing the Moravian Missionaries" (1974), 1974
2
41
"Statistical Reflections" (1974), 1969-1974
2
42
"The Art Scene – Then and Now" (1975), 1975-1976
2
43
"Masterpieces from Zaire" (1975), 1975-1976
2
44
"Viva Victoria!" (1975), 1972-1989
2
45-47
"Gates, Locks, and Ruins" (1976) , 1976
3
1-2
"Not Only I the Narrator, But I John Cheever…" (1977), 1976-1981
3
3
"She Keeps Anchorage a Two-Paper Town" (1977), 1976-1989
3
4
"Archaeo-Art" (1979), 1976-1979
3
5-6
"How to Mangle a Masterpiece: The Sad Story of the Houghton Shahnaeh" (1979) , 1978-1985
3
7
"Illuminations of Persia Past" (1979), 1978-1979
3
8-9
"Krasner in the Sixties Free for the Big Gesture" (1979), 1979
3
10
"On Writing about Originals" (1979), 1979
3
11
"Lynne Meadow, Impresario" (1980), 1975-1980
3
12-13
"The Virtues of Staying at Home" (1980), 1977-1980
3
14
"For an Art Truce in Foley Square" [Richard Serra sculpture issue] (1985), 1985-1991
3
15-16
"The Geography of Memory" (1985), 1985
3
17
"On Beach Picnics" (1986), 1986
3
18
"Seeking Signs of Cosmic Coherence on a 3,200 Mile Pilgrimage to Earthworks in the Southwest" (1986) , 1986-1988
3
19
"Christmas Books" (1987), 1987
3
20
"Earthwork Odyssey" (1987), 1982-1987
3
21
"On the Pilgrim's Path to Lourdes" (1987), 1987-1988
3
22
"Timing it Just Right" (1987), 1987
3
23
"Protecting Jerusalem's Holy Places" (1988), 1988-1990
3
24
"Censorship, Pornography and Social Control…" (1990), 1990
3
25
"The Revelation of Light" (1991), 1990-1994
3
26
"Furniture" (1992), 1992
3
27
"A Pilgrim Reviews a Life" (1993), 1993
3
28
"The Uncertain Transit of PEN in South Africa" (1993) , 1991-1995
3
29
"Penelope Jenck's Eleanor Roosevelt" (1996), 1993-1996
4
1
Books (non-fiction)
"Encyclopedia of Oriental Arts" (unpublished) , circa 1960s
4
2
"African Voices" Manuscript (unpublished)
Introduction, circa 1970s
4
3-4
Fragments, Correspondence, Notes, circa 1970s-2000
4
5
"Mad Upon Idols: A View of the American Protestant Missionary Experience in China," Manuscript (unpublished) , circa 1970s
4
6-7
The Golden Encyclopedia of Art (1961)
Correspondence, 1961-1962
4
8
Publicity, 1961-1962
4
9-10
Through the Vermillion Gates: A Journey into China's Past (1971)
Bibliography, circa 1960s-1971
4
11
Contract and Royalty Statements, 1968-1989
4
12
Correspondence, 1970
4
13
Originals: American Women Artists (1979, 2000)
Agreement, 1997
4
14
Artists to Consider, circa 1970s
4
15
Correspondence, 1977-2003
4
16-22
Introduction Notes, circa 1970s
4
23
Manuscript (Original Sections), circa 1970s-1980s
4
24
Publicity, 1979-2000
4
25-30
Reissue, circa 1990s-2000
5
1-2
Royalty Statements, 1980-2005
5
3-5
On Glory Roads: A Pilgrim's Book about Pilgrimage (1987)
Correspondence, 1986-1999
5
6-8
Cuts and Drops, circa 1986-1987
5
9-10
Notes, circa 1980s
5
11
Publicity, 1987-1989
5
12
Published Version, Part 6, "Following Star" (photocopy), circa 1987-circa 2000
5
13
Research on Goddesses and Holy Women, 1983-1992
5
14-15
Memoir of a Modernist's Daughter (1988)
Contract and Royalty Statements, 1986-1999
5
16
Correspondence with Publishers, 1973-1989
5
17
Letters from Readers, 1988-1990
5
18-20
Manuscript of Prior Version, circa 1970s
5
21-24
Notes, circa 1970s-1980s
6
1-7
Notes by Family, circa 1988-2002
6
8
Publicity, 1988
6
9-10
Publicity Lists, 1988
6
11
Wedding Readings: Centuries of Writings and Rituals on Love and Marriage, selected and with an introduction by Eleanor Munro (1989)
Agreements and Royalty Statements, 1985-2009
6
12
Correspondence, 1985-2005
6
13
Notes and Research, circa 1980s
6
14
Permissions Summary, circa 1988
6
15
Publicity, 1989
6
16
Text (incomplete), circa 1980s
6
17
Readings for Remembrance (2000), Agreement and Royalty Statement, 1996-2003
6
18
Book Blurb, Green through a Leaf, by Josephine McKee, 2008
6
19
Book Blurb, Leaves of Prayer, by Elsie Choy, 1991
6
20
Book Proposals, circa 1960s-1980s
6
21
Catalog Essays
George Cohen Retrospective Exhibition (1978 April 20-September 25) , 1977-1978
6
22
Sidney Simon (1978 November 15-December 23), 1978-1979
6
23
Patricia Johanson: Landscapes, 1969-1980 (1981 February 4-28) , 1980-1981
6
24
The Eye of Eleanor Munro (1982 January 5-23), 1982
6
25
Faith Ringgold: Twenty Years of Painting, Sculpture and Performance, 1963-1983 (1984 April 8-September 4) , 1982-1993
6
26
Marcia Gybli King: Relief Paintings, 1982-1984 (1984 September 23-October 21) , 1984
6
27
Mary Frank Exhibition (1984), 1984
6
28
The Male Nude: Women Regard Men (1986 February 6-March 1), 1985-1986
6
29
Salvator Del Deo: Selected Works 1953-1993 (1993), 1990-2006
6
30
Sidney Simon (1995 August 18-October 20), 1985-1999
6
31
Mischa Richter and Sacha Richter (1998 August 14-27) , 1998-2001, circa 1930s
6
32
Botanica (1998 August 17-28), 1998-1999
6
33
Mona Dukess, The Art of the Garden (2006 June 30-August 6) , 1995-2006
6
34
The Art of Tomorrow: Hilla Rebay and Solomon R. Guggenheim (2006 May 13-Agust 30) , 2005-2006
6
35
Louise Kramer: Sculpture and Drawings (2006 December 5-2007 January 6) , 2007
6
36
Charlotte Robinson: A Retrospective (2007), 1981-2007
6
37
Columns, circa 1960s-1990s
6
38
Encyclopedia Entry, "Thomas Eakins, 1844-1916", circa 1980s-2004
6
39
Essay on American Art in Openings: Original Essays by Contemporary Soviet and American Writers (1990) , 1988-1990
7
1
Essay in Sisters: A Complex Destiny, circa 1980s
7
2
Film Scripts, Jam Handy Organization, "Art of the Ancients", 1966-1967
7
3
Introduction (Book), Mary Cassatt by Nancy Hale, 1990-1994
7
4
Introduction (Book), A New England Autumn by Gerd Kitttel , 1987-1988
7
5
Introduction (Speaker), Erica Jong, 1999
7
6
Juror's Statement, Connecticut Women Artists, Inc., 1990
7
7
Letters to Editors/Editorials, 1973-1983
7
8
Memorial Tribute, Diana Tead Michaelis, 1981-1982
7
9
Memorial Tribute, Elizabeth Tobin, 1981
7
10
Notes and Notebooks
Books Read, 1987-2002
7
11
Film and TV Clips, circa 1990s
7
12
Geography/House/Spring, Summer, Fall, circa 1970s-1980s
7
13
Lecturing, General Notes and Tips, circa 1970s-1990s
7
14
Screenwriting Notebook, circa 1980s
7
15
Story Ideas, circa 1990s
7
16
Story Seminar, circa 2001
7
17
Travel, circa 1970s
7
18
Unidentified Fragments, circa 1950s-2000s
7
19-20
Recommendation, Joan Lebold Cohen, circa 1975-1980
7
21
Recommendation, Sally Fine, 1994
7
22
Report, National Endowment for the Arts (NEA), 1969-1973
7
23
Reviews, Book
Berthe Morisot's Images of Women by Anne Higonnet, 1992
7
24
Captain Vinegar's Commission by Philip Glazebrook, 1987
7
25
Circle of Children by Mary Macracken, 1975-1978
7
26
Featured in Commonweal, 1987
7
27
Diary of an Artist by Raphael Soyer, 1977-1979
7
28
Elaine and Bill: Portrait of a Marriage by Lee Hall, 1993
7
29
A Far Glory: The Quest for Faith in an Age of Credulity by Peter Berger , 1992
7
30
The Hadj by Michael Wolf, 1990-1993
7
31
Japanese Pilgrimage by Oliver Statler, 1983
7
32
King of the Confessors by Thomas Hoving, 1981
7
33
The Life of Emily Carr by Paula Blanchard, 1985-1994
7
34
Peripheral Vision: Learning Along the Way by Mary Catherine Bateson , 1994
7
35
Stones for Ibarra by Harriet Doerr, 1984
7
36
Victoria Ocampo: Against the Wind and the Tide by Doris Meyer , 1990
7
37
The White Blackbird: A Life of the Painter Margaret Sargent by Honor Moore , 1996
7
38
A Woman of Singular Occupation by Penelope Gilliatt, 1989-1990
7
39
Reviews, Exhibitions
Richard Stankiewicz (1956 January 2-21), circa 1970s
7
40
Joan Mitchell Exhibition (1961), 1961
7
41
Expo '70 (1970 summer), Osaka, Japan, 1970
7
42
Africa in Antiquity: The Arts of Ancient Nubia and the Sudan (1978 September 30-December 31) , 1978
7
43
Calvin Albert, Selected Works: 1942-1997 (1979 April 21-May 12) , 1977-circa 1980
7
44
Barbara Hepworth: Carvings and Bronzes (1979 May 5-June 29), Marlborough Gallery, Inc. , 1979
8
1
David Smith: The Drawings (1979 December 4-1980 February 10), Whitney Museum of America Art, 1979-1982
8
2
John Christian and Fred Sandback (1980), 1980
8
3
Isamu Noguchi: The Sculpture of Spaces (1980 February 5-April 6) , 1980
8
4
Young Artists' Show (1980 May 30-June 15), Provincetown Art Association , 1980
8
5
Patricia Johanson (1981 February 3-28) , 1981
8
6
Mary Frank Exhibition (1984), 1984
8
7
Penelope Jencks (2006 March 4-April 10), Boston University School of Visual Arts , 2006
8
8
Review, Theater, "Engaging Miniature Works Retell Japanese Legends", circa 1990s
8
9
Talks and Lectures
A.I.R. Feminism Symposium, 1991
8
10
Art and Creative Survival, circa 1990s
8
11
Art and Creative Survival, 2003
8
12
"Art as Play" Conference, circa 1970s
8
13
Austin College, 1988-1990
8
14
Berry College, 2003
8
15
California Lectures, 1980-1981
8
16
Centenary College, 2000
8
17
Cincinnati Sculpture Conference, 1987
8
18
Columbia College of South Carolina, 1997
8
19
Cosmopolitan Club Memoir Panel, circa 1990s-2011
8
20
Davis & Elkins College, 1995
8
21
Early Talks, circa 1950s-1960s
8
22-23
Earthworks, Modernism, and Postmodernism, circa 1990s
8
24
End of the End, 1997
8
25-26
Feminism, 1985-1995
8
27
Gadsden, Alabama, circa 1990s
8
28
Goucher College, 1991
8
29
Hathaway Brown School, circa 1970s-1990s
8
30
Hathaway Brown School Reunion, circa 1990s-2010
8
31
Hathaway Brown School Commencement, circa 1992
8
32
Hope College, 1991-1993
8
33
Illinois College, 2003
8
34
Illinois Wesleyan University, 1990-1991
8
35
Images of Women in Contemporary Art, circa 1980s-1990s
8
36
Ithaca College, 1993
8
37
Juniata College, 1990
9
1
Kids Creativity Panel, 1973
9
2
Krasner Talk, circa 2000s
9
3
Levels of Exposure, 1973-circa 1990s
9
4
Memoir, circa 1990s-2000s
9
5-8
Memoir and Pilgrimage Book, circa 1990s
9
9
Miscellaneous Notes, circa 1970s-1980s
9
10
Modernism, 1998
9
11
Modernism and Postmodernism, circa 1990s
9
12
Monmouth College, 1997
9
13
National Academy of Design Panel, "Looking Forward, Looking Back", 2003
9
14
National Association of Women Artists (NAWA), TV Program, circa 1980s
9
15
New School Reading, 1994
9
16
Originals, 1998-2003
9
17-19
Pilgrimage Book, circa 1998
9
20-24
Pilgrimage Slide List, circa 1998
9
25
"Reconfiguring Modernism: American Women Originals", 2001
9
26
Rockefeller Foundation - Bellagio, Italy, circa 1991
9
27
Russell Sage College, 1997
9
28
Saint Mary's College of California, 1998
9
29
Saint Olaf College, 1994
9
30
Salem College, 1998-2000
9
31
San Francisco, World Trade Center Reverberations, 2001
9
32
Serial Art Symposium, 1984-1986
9
33
Southwestern University, Texas, 1998-2001
9
34
Stones for Ibarra Lecture, 1986
9
35
University of California, Berkeley Extension, 1987-1988
9
37
War Memorial Lecture, circa 1980s
9
38
Warren Wilson College, 1993-1995
9
39
Washington and Jefferson College, 2002
9
40
Women Artists, Notes, circa 1990s
9
41
Women in Arts Evening, circa 1971
9
42
Women's Stories, 1992
9
43
Sweet Briar College, 1997
9
36
Student Paper, 1965
9
44
3.1.2: Fiction and Poetry, 1921-circa 2000s
1.9 linear feet
Box 9-11
DescriptionContainer
Novel, "The Language She Spoke" (unpublished)
Manuscript, circa 1990s
9
45-46
Manuscript, circa 1990s-2000s
10
1-5
Drafts, circa 1990s-2000s
10
6-16
Character Drafts, circa 1970s-2000s
10
17-18
Character Drafts, Kristol, circa 1970s-2000s
10
19
Character Drafts, Mother, circa 1970s-2000s
10
20
Character Drafts, Simko, circa 1970s-2000s
11
1
Notes, circa 1970-2000
11
2-3
Poetry
Poems (published), circa 1960s-1974
11
4
Poems, circa 1950s-2000s
11
5-6
Nebraska Poetry, circa 1960s-2000
11
7
Short Stories
Untitled, circa 1970s-1990s
11
8
Early Stories, 1934-1947
11
9
"Anna's Granny's Secret", circa 1970s-1990s
11
10
"The Beautiful Spring", 1953-1970s
11
11
"Child Abuse", circa 1960s-1990s
11
12
"Composer" (incudes research materials), 1921-2006
11
13
"Curtain for Mrs. Kildicut", circa 1960s
11
14
"An Episode of War" (published 1976), 1975-1976
11
15
"A Follow-up on Grimm", 1970s-1990s
11
16
"Ghost Tracks", 1970s-1990s
11
17
"A Little Night Riding", 1990-1996
11
18
"Lu in Chador: For the Life of Lu", circa 1960s -1991
11
19
"Magnus", circa 1970-1990s
11
20
"Maundy Thursday", 1996-1998
11
21
"My Life as a Man", 1990s
11
22
"Nameless", 1990s
11
23
"Notes from a Center", 1960s-1970s
11
24
"An Old Fashioned Story", 1960s-1990s
11
25
"Petra", 1990s
11
26
"Raingirl", 1990s
11
27
"Ramble", 1966-1990s
11
28
"Records", circa 1990s
11
29
"Roman Summer", circa 1990s
11
30
"Shadow", circa 1990s
11
31
"Sopris", circa 1990s-2003
11
32
"Time Change", circa 1990s
11
33
"Where Were You Last Night?", circa 1990s
11
34
"Women", circa 1960s-1990s
11
35

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