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Lena Gurr papers, 1908-1979

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Series 6: Scrapbooks , 1912-1948
1.45 Linear feet
Boxes 4-5, 8-11

This series consists of nine scrapbooks containing letters, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, award certificates, and a few photographs concerning Gurr and Biel. One scrapbook contains a typescript about Gurr and Elisabeth Model.
Scrapbooks are on reels 4946-4947.
Description Container Select
Joseph Biel scrapbook, 1927-1948
(includes 13 letters, 1931-1948; clippings, 1929-1947; 25 exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1927-1945)
4
47
Lena Gurr scrapbook 1, 1912-1943
(16 letters, 1928-1943; clippings, 1912-1941; 16 exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1928-1942; a photograph of Gurr and Biel; a photograph of an art work, undated)
5
1
Loose items from scrapbooks 1 and 2
5
2-3
Scrapbook, catalog and Mary Cecil Allen material, 1962-1963
(this scrapbook contains 7 clippings regarding the death of Mary Cecil Allen and transcripts of 4 letters from Allen's attorney; and a catalog of Gurr's exhibition at the ACA Gallery)
5
4
Lena Gurr scrapbook 2, 1943-1947
(24 letters, 1944-1947; clippings, 1943-1947; 20 exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1944-1947; 2 brochures, 1945; an award certificate, 1945)
8
1
Lena Gurr scrapbook 3, 1947-1951
(38 letters, 1947-1951; clippings, 1947-1949; 30 exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1947-1951; 4 brochures, 1947-1951; 2 newsletters, 1950; a press release, 1947; 3 award certificates, 1949-1951; a typescript "Art Review" by Peter Lipman-Wulf about Gurr and Elisabeth Model; a photograph of exhibition installation, 1947)
8
2
Lena Gurr scrapbook 4, 1951-1957
(41 letters, 1951-1957; 28 exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1951-1957; a program, 1951; a newsletter, 1952; a bulletin, 1957; a prospectus, 1952; 2 award certificates, 1954)
9
1
Lena Gurr scrapbook 5, 1958-1963
(34 letters, 1958-1963; clippings, 1958-1963; 28 exhibition catalogs, 1958-1963; 4 bulletins, 1958-1960; a newsletter, 1962; 7 award certificates, 1958-1961; a photograph of N.A.W.A. exhibition, 1959)
10
1
Lena Gurr scrapbook 6, 1963-1965
(10 letters, 1964-1965; clippings, 1963-1965; 5 exhibition catalogs, 1964-1965; an award certificate, 1964; an invoice, 1965)
10
2
Lena Gurr scrapbook 7, 1966-1972
(45 letters, 1966-1972; clippings, 1966-1972; 16 exhibition catalogs, 1966-1970; 2 award certificates, 1971)
11
1
Lena Gurr scrapbook 8, 1972-1978
(54 letters, 1972-1978; 11 exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1972-1977; 5 award certificates, 1973-1978; 4 loan agreements, 1976-1978)
11
2

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.