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Joseph W. Groell papers, 1925-2007, bulk 1950-1991

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Catherine S. Gaines
Scope and Contents
The Joseph W. Groell papers, 1925-2007, bulk 1950-2007, measure 2.2 linear feet, and primarily document his career as an art instructor. The papers include biographical material, letters, writings, subject files, printed material, artwork, and photographs. Teaching files constitute the majority of the collection. Ten volumes of lecture notes with visual examples from sources including his own sketchbook, and student project instructions survive for courses Groell taught at Brooklyn College, 1970s-1990; and three volumes of notes and illustrations relate to figure drawing courses he taught at the New York Academy of Art, 1990-1991.
Joseph W. Groell donated his papers to the Archives of American Art in 2011.
Processing Information
The collection was processed by Catherine S. Gaines in 2011.