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James Brooks and Charlotte Park papers, 1909-2010, bulk 1930-2010

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Series 6: Subject Files , 1926-2001
2 Linear feet
Boxes 3-5, OV 20

Subject files may include a wide variety of materials - correspondence, printed material, photographs, and notes - in varying combinations. Those maintained by Brooks concerning organizations, exhibitions, projects, teaching, and a trip to Europe document his activities, professional interests, and relationships.
Subject files are alphabetized by title. Additional files concerning Brooks exhibitions held after his death are found in the Charlotte Park papers (Series 11).
Description Container Select
American Academy and Institute of Arts and Letters, 1968-1991
3
29-32
Artists Equity Association, Incorporated , 1975-1984, 1949
4
1
The Century Association, 1968-1988
4
2
Corporate Art Group, 1981, undated
4
3
Ediciones Poligrafia/SA, 1973-1976
4
4
Exhibitions
Amarillo Art Center, Eight Modern Masters (1985 April 20-?) , 1984-1985
4
5
Benton Gallery, Contemporary Editions: Prints/Sculpture (1987 August 15-September 3), 1987
4
6
Berry-Hill, James Brooks: The 1950s (1989 October 18-November 11) , 1989
4
7
The Century Association (1988 January 5-?), 1987-1988
4
8
Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, James Brooks (1972 May 10-June 25) , 1972
4
9
The Dan Flavin Art Institute, The Drawings of James Brooks, 1946-1978 (1984 June 28-November 30) , 1984-1985
4
10
Elaine Benson Gallery, Inc., Some Major Artists of the Hamptons Then and Now: 1960s-1980s (1984 June 16-July 3) , 1984
4
11
Finch College, James Brooks (1975 April 29-June 8; 3 other venues 1975 June-November) , 1974-1975
4
12
Galleria Lorenzelli (1975 June 4-30, 1977, and 1978) , 1975-1979
4
13
Gruenebaum Gallery (1981 April 7-May 2), Guest Book, 1981
4
14
Gruenebaum Gallery (1983 October 18-November 12), 1983
4
15
Gruenebaum Gallery (1986 June), 1986
4
16
Gruenebaum Gallery (1988 April), 1988
4
17
The Heckscher Museum, Curator's Choice (1986 August 23-September 28) , 1986
4
18
The Heckscher Museum, James Brooks: A Quarter Century of Work (1988 July 9-August 28) , 1987-1988
4
19
Hirshhorn Museum and Sculpture Garden, Five Distinguished Alumni – The WPA Federal Art Project: An Exhibition Honoring the Franklin Delano Roosevelt Centennial (1982 January 20-February 22; another venue 1982 March 13-April 18) , 1981-1982
4
20
Martha Jackson Gallery (1972 November 7-December 16), 1972
4
21
The Parrish Art Museum, Curator's Choice (1985 September 28-November 10) , 1985
4
22
The Parrish Art Museum, Drawing on the East End, 1940-1988 (1988 September 18-November 13) , 1988
4
23
The Parrish Art Museum, Painting as Landscape (1985 August 3-September 22) , 1985
4
24
Phoenix II, First Anniversary Exhibition (1982 December 7-1983 January 15) , 1982
4
25
Portland Museum of Art (Maine), James Brooks: Paintings and Works on Paper, 1946-1982 (1983 May 8-September 20) , 1981-1983
4
26-28
Robinson Gallery, James Brooks (1976 January), 1975-1976
4
29
Vereo Gallery (1988 September 3-22), 1988
4
30
Fellowships, John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, 1967
4
31
Fellowships, National Endowment for the Arts, 1972-1976
4
32
Formulae and Mixes, circa 1959-1966
4
33
Gruenebaum Gallery, circa 1979-1987
4
34-35
Guston, Philip, 1966-1980s
4
36
Lettering, 1953, undated
4
37
Lettering by Brooks, 1926-1930s
Oversized material housed in OV 20
4
38
Murals, circa 1935-1939
4
39
National Academy of Design, 1984-1986
4
40
National Arts Club Medal (1985), 1984-1985
4
41
Pollock, Jackson , 1951-1992
4
42
Projects, Mural
Hempstead, N.Y. Post Office , circa 1935-1936
4
43
LaGuardia Airport, Flight
Explanation of Flight including Medium Used in Painting the Mural , undated
5
1
Landmarks Preservation Commission Report , circa 1980
5
2
Notes, circa 1976-1979
5
3
Publicity, circa 1940-2001
5
4-10
Record Book , circa 1940-1941
Includes time, date, materials and media, dimensions, models, and inventory of materials.
5
11
Little Falls, N.J. Post Office, 1938-1990
5
12
Little Falls, N.J .Post Office and Woodside, L.I., Library, Account Book , 1934-1938
Records costs, materials, and methods.
5
13
Woodside, L.I., Library, 1936-1938
5
14
Projects, Painting Commission – Mobil Oil Corporation Headquarters, Fairfax, VA , circa 1978-1980
5
15
References from Brooks for Other Artists , circa 1973-1985
5
16
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, circa 1966-1987
5
17
Teaching, Miscellaneous Locations, circa 1947-1985
5
18
Teaching, Pratt Institute, circa 1959-1960
5
19
Teaching, Queens College, circa 1967-1971
5
20
Teaching, University of Pennsylvania, 1970-1971
5
21
Transatlantic Trip on Saturnia,, 1963
5
22
Oversized Lettering by Brooks from Box 4, Folder 38 , 1930-1934
OV 20

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