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Jacob Kainen papers, 1905-2009, bulk 1940-2001

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3.1: Writings by Jacob Kainen , circa 1920s-2000

Writings by Jacob Kainen include essays about Arshile Gorky, Raphael Soyer, John Dowell, and the Works Progress Administration. Mainstream art, New York in the 1930s, and art in the 1930s are topics addressed in the lectures included in this series. Also found is poetry written by Jacob Kainen as well as several of his pocket notebooks and travel notebooks.
Description Container Select
Articles and Essays, 1966-1968, undated
12
19-20
Draft Letter to the Editor, circa 1994
12
21
Exhibition Catalogs, 1953-1986, undated
12
22
Lectures, 1978-1988
12
23-29
Lists, 1964-1988, undated
12
30
Notes, 1946-1995, undated
12
31-32
Notes and Research Material on Velazquez, circa 1980s
12
33-34
Notes Regarding Talks, circa 1970s-1990s
33
26
Poetry, circa 1990s, circa 1920s-1930s
12
35
Rough Drafts, 1976-1995, undated
12
36-37
Short Stories, undated
12
38-39
Statements, 1952-1989, undated
12
40
Miscellaneous, 1939-2000, undated
12
41-43
Notebooks, circa 1980s-1994
12
44-46
12
47
Notebook, 1930s WPA, De Kooning , 1990s
12
47
Pocket Notebooks, circa 1980s-1990s
12
48-50
Travel Notebooks, 1956, 1985-1986
12
51-53
Travel Notebooks, 1988-1994
13
1-5

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