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Milton Resnick papers, 1955-1979

Resnick, Milton, 1917-2004

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet, (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: Correspondence, biographical data, printed material, poetry, and photographs.
REEL N69-44: Letters from Resnick to his wife, Patricia Passlof; correspondence with the Howard Wise Gallery, the Holland Goldowsky Gallery, and other general and business correspondence; biographical data; clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs; poetry and notes; and personal photographs and photographs of art work.
UNMICROFILMED: Published poems by Resnick; 8 issues of SCRAP, 1960-1962; exhibition announcements and catalogs, press releases, clippings, and other printed material; and 3 photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, instructor; New York, N.Y. Born in Bratslav, Russia. Instructor, Pratt Institute, Brooklyn, N.Y.


Material on reel N69-44 lent for microfilming by Resnick and his wife, Patricia Passlof, 1969 and portions (fr. 3-83, 142-194, 204-284) subsequently donated in 1981.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reel N69-44 (portions): Originals returned to the lender, Milton Resnick, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel N69-44 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Milton Resnick papers, 1955-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.