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John McDonald Moore papers, 1948-2015, bulk 1968-1999

Moore, John McDonald, 1919-1999

Collection Information

Size: 21.5 linear feet

Summary: The papers of art historian and educator John McDonald Moore measure 21.5 linear feet and date from 1948-2015, with the bulk dating from 1968-1999. Included are biographical material regarding Moore; his writings, including book proposals and lectures; correspondence regarding teaching and letters from students; voluminous notecards for lectures; and sound recordings of lectures.

Biographical/Historical Note

John McDonald Moore (1919-1999) was a lecturer in art history at the New School for Social Research in New York City from 1968 until his death in 1999.


Donated in 2018 by Debra Werblud, Moore's step-daughter.

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