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John McDonald Moore papers, 1948-2015

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Series 3:Writing, circa 1960s-1986
0.8 Linear feet
Box 2

Writing documents John McDonald Moore's formal education and career as an art historian. Included are drafts of articles; academic papers; published articles; student papers; and a lecture-discussion program prepared by Paul Branch at NYU. Most of his writing is also reflected throughout his lecture materials from the New School including "Art and Social Change," "Social Determinations of Art Form," and "Symmetry and the Sense of Power." One article of note, "The Drawings of Mary Frank," is accompanied by an illustrated letter from Mary Frank to Moore.
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Articles, "The Drawings of Mary Frank", 1974-1986
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Drafts, "Art and Social Change", circa 1966
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17
Drafts, Articles, 1966-1967, undated
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18-19
Drafts, "Social Determinations of Art Form", circa 1966
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Drafts, "Symmetry and the Sense of Power", circa 1966
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21-23
Manuscripts, "Social Determination of Art Form", circa 1960s
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24-25
Manuscript, "The Polarization of Art", circa 1960s
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Published Articles, "Return of the Emotive", 1981-1984
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2
Student Papers, 1983
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"Ten Modern Artists," A lecture-discussion program prepared by Paul Branch, NYU, undated
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"The Death of Art", circa 1966
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5

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