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Philip Newell Youtz papers, 1920-1972

Youtz, Philip Newell, 1895-1972

Curator, Architect, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Essays and articles by Youtz on architecture, architecture education, and museums; photographs of his architecture in the U.S. and in China; clippings; and an inventory of Youtz papers in the Michigan Historical Collections, Ann Arbor.

Biographical/Historical Note

Architect, curator, educator. Curator of the Pennsylvania Museum of Art (1930-1932), director, Brooklyn Museum (1934-1938), director, Pacific Area at the Golden Gate International Exposition, San Francisco (1938-1939), and dean, University of Michigan College of Architecture and Design (1957-1965).


Donated June 5, 1972 by Frances L. Youtz.

Related Materials

Philip Newell Youtz papers also located at: Michigan Historical Collections, Ann Arbor.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 972 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

Philip Newell Youtz papers, 1920-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.