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Maxine Seelbinder Merlino papers, 1928-2003

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as five series:

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Series 1: Biographical , 1929-2003
(Box 1; 5 folders)

Description Container Select
Résumés, 1949-1962
1
1
Newspaper clipping, 1929-2003
1
2-3
Certificates and Awards, 1932-1999
1
4
Photographs, 2002-2003
1
5

Series 2: Letters , 1936-2001
(Box 1; 6 folders)

Description Container Select
Art Student's League, 1936-1940
1
6
The Fight magazine, 1937
1
7
Harry Sternberg, 1939
1
8
National Art Society, New York World's Fair, 1939
1
9
Federal Works Agency, 1941-1942
1
10
California State University, Long Beach, 1952-2001
1
11

Series 3: Projects , 1937-2002
(Box 1-2, 26 folders)

Description Container Select
S.S. Garfield, U.S. Maritime Commission ( see also Box 2), 1940-1941
1
12-14
Playbills, Westchester Drama Association, 1942
1
15
Photographs, Westchester Drama Association, 1942
1
16
Recorder of Deeds Building mural, Washington, D.C., 1943-2002
1
17-22
Photocopies of mural submissions, 1939-1941
1
23
Snapshots of various mural designs, 1943-1944
1
24
Photographs, mural designs for Colonial Restaurant, 1943-1944
1
25
Photocopies, Drawing Depot technical illustrations, 1944-1945
1
26
Photographs, US Air Corps murals for Officer's Club, 1945
1
27
Preston Sturges, The Players Theatre and Restaurant (see also Box 2), undated, 1951-1998
1
28-30
Photographs, Set designs, 1951-1953
1
31
Mural designs, Seafood restaurant in Seal Beach (photocopies), undated
1
32
Oversized Project Files, 1937-2002
2
1-5

Series 4: Printed Material , 1939-1969
(Box 1-2, 13 folders)

Description Container Select
Exhibition catalogs, 1930s-, 1941
1
33
Exhibition catalog and letters, Art Institute of Chicago, 1939
1
34
Magazine, The Art Digest, 1939
1
35
Newspaper clippings, 1936-1969
1
36-38
Academy of Ballet and Theatre Arts, 1957-1958
1
39-40
Oversized Magazine articles featuring Merlino illustrations, 1930s-1969
2
6-9

Series 5: Works of Art , 1932-1957
(Box 1, 3, OV 4; 21 folders)

Description Container Select
Drawings, undated-1932
1
41
Sketches, The 49er, 1952
1
42
Prints, The New Yorker, undated
1
43
Oversized Illustrations with Magazines, 1937-1957
3
1-8
Oversized Lithographs, undated
3
9-16
Oversized Gouache and 2 Charcoal Drawings, 1936-1943
3
17
Oversized Lithograph, Munitions Magnet, c. 1938
OV 4

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.