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Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney papers, 1851-1975, bulk 1888-1942

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Series 9: Printed Material , 1859-1942
0.8 Linear feet
Boxes 27-28, 36

This series consists of clippings, exhibition catalogs, programs, and publications. Included are clippings about the Whitney and Vanderbilt families, Whitney's engagement to Harry Payne Whitney in 1896, Whitney's artistic and philanthropic activities, Flora Payne Whitney's first marriage, Whitney's sculptures, Harry Payne Whitney's death in 1930, the opening of the Whitney Museum of American Art in 1931, the publication of Whitney's novel Walking the Dusk (under the pseudonym L. J. Webb),catalogs include ones for Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney sculpture exhibitions, for exhibitions at the Whitney studio, and for other artists (including Jo Davidson, Andrew O'Connor, and Robert Chanler).
Printed material is partially scanned; some news clippings have not been scanned and only covers and relevant pages of some publications have been scanned.
Description Container Select
Clippings, 1859-1890
Oversized material housed in Box 36
27
17
Clippings, 1891-1899
Oversized material housed in Box 36
27
18
Clippings, 1902-1916
27
19
Clippings, 1917-1919
27
20
Clippings, 1920-1921
27
21
Clippings, 1923-1926
27
22
Clippings, 1927-1930
27
23
Clippings, 1931
27
24
Clippings, 1932-1934
27
25
Clippings, 1935-1936
27
26
Clippings, 1937-1940
27
27
Clippings, 1941-1942
27
28
Clippings, 1943
27
29
Clippings of Sculpture, Portraits, Art-Related (found together as is in notebook), undated, 1924
28
1
Clippings of Gertrude V. Whitney Sculpture, undated
Oversized material housed in Box 36
28
2
Clippings on Walking the Dusk, 1932
28
3
Exhibition Catalogs and Announcements
Gertrude Vanderbilt Whitney Sculpture Exhibitions, 1916-1942
28
4-5
Friends of the Young Artists and Whitney Studio Club Exhibitions, 1916-1928
28
6
Other Artists, 1910-1933
Oversized material housed in Box 36
28
7
Miscellaneous, 1916-1925
Oversized material housed in Box 36
28
8
Programs, London Theatre, 1920s
28
9-10
Programs, Societe d'Architectes des Beaux Artes, 1910
28
11
Publications, 1933, 1909
28
12
Oversize, Clippings scanned with Box 27, Folder 17, 1859-1890
36
Oversize, Clippings scanned with Box 27, Folder 18, 1891-1899
36
Oversize, Clippings of Gertrude V. Whitney Sculpture scanned with Box 28, Folder 2, undated
36
Oversize, Exhibition Catalogs and Announcements - Other Artists scanned with Box 28, Folder 7, 1910-1932
36
Oversize, Miscellaneous scanned with Box 28, Folder 8, 1916-1925
36

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.