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René d'Harnoncourt papers, 1921-1983

How to Use This Collection

Exploring the Collection

This collection has a finding aid which allows users to navigate to specific parts of the collection. To explore this collection, use either the expandable links in the sidebar or through the container inventory located in the Contents and Arrangement. Digitized materials will be indicated with the Digitized items icon icon.

A PDF of the entire finding aid can be found on the Overview page.

Requesting Materials

You can request an appointment to view materials in the Washington, D.C. reading room or to receive reproductions. Requests can be made as you navigate through the collection on either the series description page (found through Contents and Arrangement) or on individual folders.

Alternative Forms Available

The collection is available on legacy 35 mm microfilm reels 3830-3831 at Archives of American Art offices, and through interlibrary loan. Researchers should note that the arrangement on microfilm may not match the arrangement described in this finding aid.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.

Restrictions on Use

Reels 2919-2931: Authorization to publish requires written permission from Museum of Modern Art, New York, N.Y. MoMA requires full citation to include microfilm reel and frame numbers, and reference to MoMA as the owner of the RenÔe d'Harnoncourt papers.

How to Cite This Collection

René d'Harnoncourt papers, 1921-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.