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Robert Rosenblum papers, circa 1927-2009, bulk 1950-2006

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Series 2: Correspondence , circa 1927-2006
4.5 Linear feet
Boxes 1-5

Personal and professional correspondence is with friends, family, colleagues and peers, museums and arts organizations, former students, and others. Some correspondents include Melvin Becraft, Guggenheim Museum, Hilton Kramer, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, National Museum of American Art, André Raffray, and many others. Topics include queries regarding artwork and photograph attributions; exhibition suggestions and curatorial discussions; award nominations and recommendations; and publications and writing projects. Postcards are primarily from friends, family, colleagues, and students.
This series is arranged as 3 subseries. Files are arranged alphabetically by correspondent and in loose chronological order thereafter.
  • 2.1 Personal Correspondence, 1927-1990
  • 2.2 Professional Correspondence, circa 1943-2006
  • 2.3 Postcards, circa 1943-2001
2.1: Personal Correspondence, circa 1927-1990
Description Container
Button, John, 1969-1971
1
23
Condolence Letters for Sister, 1990
1
24
General Correspondence, undated
1
25-27
General Correspondence, 1927-1948
1
28-38
General Correspondence, 1949-1961
2
1-24
General Correspondence, 1961
3
1
General Correspondence, 1962
3
2
General Correspondence, 1963
3
3
General Correspondence, 1964
3
4
General Correspondence, 1965
3
5
General Correspondence, 1966
3
6
General Correspondence, 1967
3
7
General Correspondence, 1968
3
8
General Correspondence, 1969
3
9
General Correspondence, 1970
3
10
General Correspondence, 1971
3
11
General Correspondence, 1972-1975
3
12
General Correspondence, 1976
3
13
2.2: Professional Correspondence, circa 1943-2006
Description Container
Architectural Digest Article Response Letters, 1986-1987
3
14
Artwork and Photo Attribution Queries, 1962-2006
3
15-21
Becraft, Melvin, 1984-2001
3
22-23
Belgian American Educational Foundation, Inc., 1952
3
24
Collins, Richard J., 1985
3
25
Davis, Susan, 1999
3
26
Detroit Institute of Arts, 1968-1974
3
27-28
Distinguished Teaching Award Nomination, 2004-2005
3
29
Golden Dozen Award, New York University, 1994
3
30
Guggenheim Museum Curatorship Appointment, 1996
3
31
Halbert, Jacques, 1991
3
32
Harry N. Abrams, Inc., 1985-1988
3
33-34
Hirschsprung Collection, 1997
3
35
Images of Robert Rosenblum, 1967
3
36
J. Paul Getty Museum, 1982
3
37
John D. and Catherine T. MacArthur Foundation, 1984
4
1
Johnson, Lee, 1968
4
2
Karmel, Pepe, 1996
4
3
Kramer, Hilton, 1966
4
4
Lang, Jack, French Minister of Culture, 1988
4
5
Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1994
4
6
Los Angeles Institute of Contemporary Art, 1981
4
7
Mitchell Prize Committee, 1977
4
8
National Museum of American Art, 1986
4
9
The New Republic Magazine, 1999
4
10
New York University, 1956
4
11
Notifications of Artwork on View or For Sale, 1977-circa 2000
4
12-13
Penguin Books, Ltd., 1970-1971
4
14-15
Perrault, John, 2000
4
16
Picasso Paintings, 1997
4
17
Princeton University, 1956-1962
4
18-19
Princeton University Press, 1967
4
20
Projects and Consulting Work, 1979
4
21
Publication Request, 1972
4
22
Raffray, André, 2000-2006
4
23-24
Schlenoff, Norman, 1971
4
25
Scholarship Notifications, 1952-1953
4
26
Speaking Engagements, 1996-1998
4
27
Staditsches Museum Woppertal, 1958
4
28
University of Michigan, 1955-1956
4
29
Varspool, Franz-Joachim, 2002
4
30
Wadsworth Atheneum, 1985
4
31
Watson, Bruce, 2002
4
32
Yale University, 1951
4
33
General Correspondence, undated, 1943-2004
4
34-55
General Correspondence, 1989-2006
5
1-8
2.3: Postcards, circa 1943-2001
Description Container
Postcards Received, undated, circa 1943-2001
5
9-25

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