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Max Kozloff papers, circa 1950-2015

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1961-2014
0.6 Linear Feet
Box 1

Correspondence dates from 1961-2014 and is predominately professional in nature, relating to Kozloff's work as an art critic, author, and photographer. The series is mostly letters written to Kozloff, many in response to articles and reviews he wrote for The Nation and Artforum, however there are a few back and forth exchanges. Kozloff maintained a letter writing relationship with the photographer David Strick, exchanging ideas about art and politics. Appreciation letters are from Marcia Tucker, Leo Steinberg, Francesca Woodman, and others. Thank you notes are from Jasper Johns, Lucas Samaras, Robert Motherwell, Leo Steinberg, Robert Irwin, Fairfield Porter, and others. Outgoing letters are to The Nation, New York Times, Peter Plagens, Amy Goldin, Lucy Lippard, Joyce and Nikolas Kozloff, Willa Samors Lawall (former classmate at University of Chicago), and others.
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Antin, David, 2008
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Ashton, Dore, 1968 May 8
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Brach, Peter, 1974 June 10
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John Canaday, 1961 February 28
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Crockett, John, 1974 September 12
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Davis, Ron and Others, circa 1970
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DeCarava, Roy (regarding photography), 2001 January 13
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Denman, John, 1965 June 26
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Flusser, Vilém, 1987
Includes unpublished lecture by Flusser, "Immaterialism"
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Frankenstein, Alfred, 1969
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Freedman, Betty, 1964
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Fuller, Peter, 1977 January 19
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Greenberg, Clement, 1962
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Hare, Chauncey, 1979-1980
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Hatch, Robert (concerning publication of Renderings), 1969 April 14
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Hatch, Robert to the Ingram Merrill Foundation, 1964 November 6
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Herbert, Robert, 1975
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Heron, Patrick, 1963 July 25
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Hess, Thomas B., 1970-1971
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Hills, Patricia, 1974 October 17
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Hoelterhoff, Manuela to Charles Cowles, 1976 January 13
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Hopps, Shirley, 1965 November 15
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Incao, Philip F., 1962 April 20
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Jeffrey, Ian, 1987-2010
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Jeffrey, Ian (regarding photography), 2009, 1987
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Johns, Jasper, 1965
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Kaprow, Allan, 1967 July 15
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Klein, William (regarding National Arts Club Gold Medal for Photography), 2004 May 3
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Kunzle, David, 1979 March 4
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Leider, Phil, 1967, 1970
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Lopes-Rey, Jose, 1964 October 12
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Mansfield, Robert, 1975
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Meyer, Pedro, circa 2000, 1982-1987
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Meyer, Pedro (regarding photography), 1984 January 23
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Meyers, John, 1965 March 18
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Miller, Edwin, 1969 April 25
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Motherwell, Robert, 1969 March 27
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Newman, Barnet to Carey McWilliams, Editor at The Nation, 1966 June 8
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Nochlin, Linda, 1973 April 23
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Pincus-Witten, Robert, 1965 January 18
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Proweller, William, 1974 March 4
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Reff, Ted, 1971 December 18
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Rivers, Larry, 1965
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Rubin, Arnold, 1977, 1976
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Schapiro, Miriam, 1979 March 25
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Slavin, Neal, 1974
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Sontag, Susan, 1976 March 27
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Steinberg, Leo, 1967, 1965
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Strick, David, 1999-2014
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Taylor, Joshua, 1963 September 9
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Varnedoe, Kirk, 1978 September 2
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Walch, Peter to the New York Times, 1975 December 23
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Appreciation Letters, 1962-1991
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Thank You Letters, 1962-2002
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Letters Regarding Kozloff's Resignation from Artforum, 1977
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Outgoing Letters, 1961-2006
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Outgoing Letters, Complaints, 1970-1996
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Outgoing Letter, Artforum Editor's Reply to Hilton Kramer's Criticism of Policy, 1977
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