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Robert John Goldwater papers, 1902-1974

Goldwater, Robert John, 1907-1973

Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 5.4 linear ft.

Summary: The papers of art historian, educator, editor, and museum director Robert John Goldwater measure 5.4 linear feet and date from 1902-1974. Found are correspondence, subject files, teaching records, writings, and printed material. Also included are the papers, primarily correspondence, of Goldwater's father, S. S. Goldwater, M. D., a nationally recognized expert in the fields of public health, hospital administration, and hospital design and construction.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert John Goldwater (1907-1973) was an art historian from New York, N.Y.


The donor, Louise Bourgeois, was the widow of Robert Goldwater.