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Howard W. and Jean Lipman papers, 1848

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Series 5: Art in America Editorial Files , 1932-1972, undated
(Boxes 28-45, 49, OV 50; 17.3 linear ft.)

This series chronicles the editorial activities of Jean Lipman from the magazine's early years until Lipman's resignation in 1970. Materials found in the series include correspondence; copyright applications for issues; advertising and publicity lists, promotional materials and contracts; award announcements; photographs and negatives; occasional drafts of articles and feature columns; proofs; ledger books and invoices from early years of the magazine when Lipman briefly owned it; and notes and miscellaneous printed matter related to the production of the various magazine issues. Arrangement of the series is alphabetical by subject heading. Material within folders is arranged chronologically by year.
A sampling of correspondents that can be found in the general correspondence files of this series include: Milton Avery, Marcel Breuer, Rupert Conrad, Frances Parkinson Keyes, Eliot Noyes, Eleanor Roosevelt, and James Thurber.
Description Container Select
Advertising and Publicity
Advertiser Lists, 1955-1956, undated
28
17
Contracts, 1953-1955, undated
28
18
Exchange and Paid Ads, 1953-1970, undated
28
19-21
Ideas for Increasing Circulation and Promotion, 1957-1961, undated
28
22
Press Releases and Announcements, 1967-1970, undated
28
23
Solicitations for Magazine Submissions, 1938-1939
28
24
Art in America Annual Award, 1958-1962, undated
28
25
Art in America Society, 1959-1961, undated
28
26
Awards, 1966-1968
28
27
Contracts, 1951-1962
28
28
Copyrights, 1952-1957
28
29
Correspondence, General
June 1932-December 1938
28
30
Correspondence, General
January-December 1939
29
1
January-December 1940
29
2
January-December 1941
29
3-7
January-December 1942
29
8-10
January-December 1943
29
11-12
January-December 1944
29
13-15
circa 1943-1944
29
16
January-December 1945
29
17-18
January-December 1946
29
19-21
January-March 1947
29
22
Correspondence, General
April-December 1947
30
1-2
January-December 1948
30
3-4
January-December 1949
30
5-7
January-December 1950
30
8
January-December 1951
30
9-13
January-December 1952
30
14-17
January-September 1953
30
18-24
Correspondence, General
October-December 1953
31
1-5
January-October 1954
31
6-23
Correspondence, General
November-December 1954
32
1-3
January-December 1955
32
4-20
circa 1955
32
21
January-March 1956
32
22-24
Correspondence, General
April-December 1956
33
1-9
circa 1956
33
10
January-December 1957
33
11-21
January-December 1958
33
22-33
January-August 1959
33
34-41
Correspondence, General
September-December 1959
34
1-4
circa 1959
34
5
January-December 1960
34
6-17
circa 1960
34
18
January-December 1961
34
19-30
January-December 1962
34
31-42
circa 1962-1963
34
43
January-March 1963
34
44-46
Correspondence, General
April-December 1963
35
1-9
circa 1963
35
10
January-December 1964
35
11-22
circa 1964
35
23
January-December 1965
35
24-35
circa 1965
35
36
Correspondence, General
January-December 1966
36
1-12
circa 1966
36
13
January-December 1967
36
14-25
circa 1967
36
26
January-December 1968
36
27-38
January-December 1969
36
39-50
circa 1969
36
51
January-November 1970
36
52-62
Correspondence, General
circa 1970
37
1
Undated
37
2-3
Editorial Material
1953, Winter Issue, 1953
37
4
1954, May Issue, 1954, undated
37
5
1954, October Issue, 1954, undated
37
6
1954, December Issue, 1954, undated
37
7
1954, Winter Issue ("Americans with a Future"), 1953-1954, undated
37
8
1955, Feb. Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1954-1955, undated
37
9
1955, May Issue ("Restoration Villages"), 1954-1955, undated
37
10
1955, October Issue, 1955, undated
37
11-12
1955, December Issue, 1955, undated
37
13
1956, February Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1955-1956, undated
37
14-16
1956, Spring Issue ("Art in Industry"), 1943-1956, undated
37
17-22
Editorial Material
1956, Spring Issue ("Art in Industry"), 1943-1956, undated
38
1-2
1956, Fall Issue, 1956, undated
38
3
1956, December Issue, 1956, undated
38
4
1957, February Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1956-1957, undated
38
5-8
1957, Spring-Summer Issue, 1953-1957, undated
38
9-10
1957, Fall Issue, 1957, undated
38
11-13
1957, Winter Issue, 1957, undated
38
14-17
1958, March Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1956-1959, undated
38
18-19
Editorial Material
1958, March Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1956-1959, undated
39
1-3
1958, Summer Issue, 1956-1958
39
4
1958, Fall Issue, 1948-1958
39
5-6
1958, Winter Issue, 1958
39
7
1959, Spring Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A.), 1958-1959
39
8
1959, Summer Issue, circa 1959
39
9
1959, Fall Issue , 1958-1959
39
10-11
1959, Winter Issue, 1958-1959
39
12-13
1960, Spring Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1958-1960
39
14-15
1960, Summer Issue ("International Look at the U.S.A."), 1959-1960
39
16-17
1960, Fall Issue, 1959-1960, undated
39
18-19
Editorial Material
1960, Winter Issue, 1957-1960
40
1-2
1961, Spring Issue ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1960-1961
40
3-4
1961, Summer Issue, 1958-1961
40
5-6
1961, Fall Issue, 1961
40
7-8
1961, Winter Issue, 1960-1961
40
9-10
1962, Issue No. 1 ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1961
40
11
1962, Issue No. 1 ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1961
40
12
1962, Issue No. 2, 1961-1962
40
13
1962, Issue No. 3, 1961-1962
40
14-15
1962, Issue No. 4, 1962, undated
40
16
1963, Issue No. 1 (50th Anniversary of magazine), 1962-1963
40
17-19
1963, Issue No. 2 ("Art for Everyday Living"), 1962-1963
40
20-21
Editorial Material
1963, Issue No. 3, 1962-1963
41
1-2
1963, Issue No. 4, 1962-1963
41
3-5
1963, Issue No. 5, 1962-1963, undated
41
6
1963, Issue No. 6, 1962-1963, undated
41
7
1964, Issue No. 1, 1962-1963
41
8
1964, Issue No. 2, 1962-1963
41
9
1964, Issue No. 3, 1962-1964
41
10-11
1964, Issue No. 4, 1963-1964
41
12
1964, Issue No. 5, 1963-1964
41
13-14
1964, Issue No. 6, 1964
41
15-16
1965, Issue No. 1, 1963-1964
41
17-19
1965, Issue No. 2, 1963-1965
41
20-21
Editorial Material
1965, Issue No. 3, 1964-1965
42
1
1965, Issue No. 4, 1964-1965
42
2
1965, Issue No. 5, 1960-1965
42
3-4
1965-1966, Issue No. 6, 1965
42
5-6
1966, Issue No. 1, 1965
42
7-8
1966, Issue No. 2, 1964-1966
42
9
1966, Issue No. 3, 1965-1966
42
10
1966, Issue No. 4 ("New Talent in the U.S.A."), 1964-1966
42
11-12
1966, Issue No. 5, 1965-1966
42
13-14
1966, Issue No. 6, 1964-1966
42
15
1967, Issue No. 1, 1966-1967
42
16
1967, Issue No. 2, 1966-1967
42
17
1967, Issue No. 3, 1965-1967
42
18
1967, Issue No. 4, 1967
42
19
1967, Issue No. 5, 1965-1967
42
20
1967, Issue No. 6, 1967
42
21
1968, Issue No. 1, 1965-1967
42
22
1968, Issue No. 2, 1967-1968
42
23
Editorial Material
1968, Issue No. 3, 1967-1968
43
1
1968, Issue No. 4, 1967-1968
43
2
1968, Issue No. 5, 1967-1968
43
3
1968, Issue No. 6, 1968
43
4
1969, Issue No. 2, 1968-1969
43
5
1969, Issue No. 3, 1968-1969
43
6
1969, Issue No. 4, 1969
43
7
1969, Issue No. 5, 1969
43
8
1969, Issue No. 6, 1968-1969
43
9
1970, Issue No. 1, 1969-71
43
10
1970, Issue No. 2, 1966-1969
43
11
1970, Issue No. 3, 1970
43
12
1970, Issue No. 4, 1966-1970
43
13
1970, Issue No. 5, 1969-1970
43
14
1970, Issue No. 6, 1969-1970
43
15-16
1971, Issue No. 1, 1971
43
17
1971, Issue No. 2 (Cancelled Issue), 1968-1971, undated
43
18-19
Cartoons and Drawings (See also Calder, Oversized Miscellaneous Material, "Art in America" Cover Sketch, Box 50), 1961-1963, undated
43
20
Ideas for Future Issues, circa 1955, undated
43
21
Manuscripts Drafts from Unidentified Issues, 1942-1962, undated
43
22
Miscellaneous Printed Material, 1952-1965, undated
43
23
Miscellaneous Unidentified Material, 1930-1970, undated
43
25
Photographs from Unidentified Issues, circa 1948-1963, undated
43
26
"Signs and Symbols of the U.S.A.,", 1963-1965, undated
43
27-28
Style and Copy Fitting Sheets, 1945, undated
43
29
Editorial Meetings, 1955-1969
44
1-3
Financial Material
Advertising Commissions, 1955-1957
44
4
Bank Statements, 1953-1957
44
5
Cash Journal, 1940-1953
44
6
Check Registers, 1945-1957
44
7-8
Debit and Credit Ledger, 1941-1953
44
9-10
General Ledger (See also Box 48), 1941-1953
44
11
Invoices, 1940-1957
44
12-13
Profit and Loss Statements , 1939-1965
44
14
Stock Subscription, 1960
44
15
Subscription and Advertising Journal, 1953-1957
44
16-18
Lists of Contributors and Subscribers, 1940-1941, undated
44
19
Notes and Miscellaneous Material, 1883, 1941-1963, undated
44
20-21
Permissions and Reprints, 1954-1970, undated
45
1-4
Resignation of Lipman as Editor, 1969-1970, undated
45
5-6
Schedules for Publications, 1966-1969, undated
45
7
Search for Publisher, 1956
45
8-9
Sherman, Frederick Fairchild, 1934-1943
45
10-11
Special Projects
Books, 1955-1970, undated
45
12-15
Exhibitions, 1956-1970, undated
45
16
Miscellaneous Products, 1970, undated
45
17
Portfolios, 1955-1964, undated
45
18
"Save Our Planet" Posters (See Calder, Oversized Miscellaneous Material, Box 50), 1970-1974, undated
45
19
Stamp Design Project, 1962-1963
45
20
Vision, Inc., 1957-1968, undated
45
21
Wittenborn and Company, 1956-1957
45
22
Art in America Editorial Files, Oversized Financial Material: General Ledger, 1941-1953
49
Calder, Oversized Miscellaneous Material, 1970-1974, undated
OV 50

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