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Series 5 | A Finding Aid to the Robert Smithson and Nancy Holt papers, 1905-1987, bulk 1952-1987

Robert Smithson and Nancy Holt papers, 1905-1987, bulk 1952-1987

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Series 5: Project Files , circa 1950s-1982
6.5 linear feet
Boxes 4-5, Boxes 17-18, OV 20, OV 22-26, OV 36, RD 28-30, RD 32-35

Description Container
400 Seattle Horizons, Seattle, [Washington], 1969
4
1
"Aerial Art,", circa 1969
4
2
Alogon, 1966-1967
4
3
Amarillo Ramp, Amarillo, Texas, 1974
4
4
Asphalt Rundown, L'attico, Rome, Italy, 1969
4
5
Broken Circle and Spiral Hill, Emmen, Holland, 1971-1982
4 folders
4
6-9
Broken Map, circa 1960s-1973
4
10
Central Park (Frederick Law Olmstead), New York City, New York, 1972
3 folders
4
11-13
Circular Ramp (Promontory), circa 1970s
4
14
Coastal Crescents, Salton Sea Project, California, 1972
4
15
Concrete Pour, Chicago, Illinois, 1969
4
16
Earth Map for Mexico (Gondwanaland), 1969
4
17
"Eliminator,", 1964
4
18
First Upside-Down Tree, Alfred, New York, 1969
4
19
Florida Projects, 1969-1971
4
20
Florida Projects, Hypothetical Continent of Lemuria, Sanibel Island, Florida, 1969-1971
4
21
Florida Projects, Mirror Shore, Sanibel Island, Florida, 1969-1971
4
22
Flows and Pours, 1969
4
23
Force-Findings of the Termites, 1996
4
24
Gyrostasis, 1968-1972
4
25
"Hum,", circa 1965
4
26
Hypothetical Continent in Stone: Cathaysia, Alfred, New York, 1969
4
27
"Interpolation of the Enantiomorphic Chambers,", circa 1966
4
28
Island of Broken Glass, Vancouver, Canada, 1970
4
29
Lake Crescents, Forest Park, Illinois, 1970-1973
4
30
Lake Edge Crescents, Ohio, 1972
4
31
Mirror Displacement, Cayuga Salt Mine Project, Ithica, New York, 1968-1969
4 folders
4
32-35
Mirror Displacements, England, 1969
4
36
Mirror Project, Amsterdam, Holland, 1969
4
37
Mirror Project, Rome, Italy, 1969
4
38
"Monument" (Film Project), circa 1967
4
39
Monuments of Passaic, Passaic, New Jersey, 1967-1968
4 folders
4
40-43
"Mud Pool Project,", circa 1960s-1973
4
44
New Jersey Projects, 1969
4
45
New Jersey Projects, Chain Letter, 1969
4
46
New Jersey Projects, Map of Broken Glass, Atlantis, 1969
4
47
New Jersey Projects, Mirror Trail, 1969
4
48
New Jersey Projects, Mirror Wedge, 1969
4
49
New Jersey Projects, Urination Map of the Constellation Hydra, 1969
4
50
"Non-Site #2 (Based on Weehawken Quadrangle Map, New Jersey-New York,", 1968
4
51
"Non-Site #3, Indoor Earthwork - Rock Fragments from Franklin, New Jersey" (Franklin Mineral Dump), 1966-1968
4 folders
4
52-55
Non-Site, California-Nevada (Double Non-Site), 1968
4
56
Non-Site, California-Nevada (Double Non-Site, Baker Lava), 1968
4
57
Non-Site, California-Nevada (Double Non-Site, Obsidian Site), 1968
4
58
Non-Site, California-Nevada (Double Non-Site, Sand and Gypsum Site), 1968
4
59
Non-Site, Essen Soil and Mirrors, Essen, Germany, 1969
4
60
Non-Site, Line of Wreckage, Bayonne, New Jersey, 1968-1969
4 folders
5
1-4
Non-Site, Mono Lake, California, 1968
5
5
Non-Site, Palisades, Edgewater, New Jersey, 1968-1969
5
6
Non-Site, Pine Barrens, New Jersey, 1968-1969
2 folders
5
7-8
Non-Site (Mica), Portland, Connecticut, 1968
5
9
Non-Site, (Slag), Oberhausen, Germany, 1968
5 folders
5
10-14
Non-Site, (Slag), Oberhausen, Germany, 1968
5 folders
5
15-19
Non-Site (Slate), Bangor, Pennsylvania, 1968
5
20
Partially Buried Woodshed, Kent State University, Kent, Ohio, 1969-1975
2 folders
5
21-22
"Predictable Model for Unpredictable Project,", circa 1966
5
23
Proposal for Earthworks and Landmarks, Dallas-Fort Worth Air Terminal, Texas, 1967- 1969
5
24
"Proposal for Seven Aerial Pavements,", circa 1960s-1973
5
25
"Proposal for the Detection of Approximate Period Quality,", circa 1966
5
26
"Proposal for the Venezuelan Exposition Art in the Wilderness,", circa 1960s-1973
5
27
Proposed Mining Reclamation Projects, 1972-1973
5 folders
5
28-32
"Pulverizations,", 1967
5
33
Quicksand Pool, Alfred, New York, 1969
5
34
"Short Description of Two Mirrored Crystal Structures,", circa 1965
5
35
Six Stops on a Section, New York - New Jersey, 1968-1969
3 folders
5
36-38
Spiral Jetty, Great Salt Lake, Utah, 1969-1972
5 folders
5
39-43
Spiral Jetty, Great Salt Lake, Utah, 1969-1972
5 folders
5
44-48
Spiral Jetty, Great Salt Lake, Utah, 1969-1972
5 folders
5
49-53
Tailing Pond, Creede, Colorado, 1973
5
54
Yucatan Projects, Yucatan, Mexico, 1968-1969
2 folders
5
55-56
Unidentified Project, Brooklyn Museum, Brooklyn, New York, 1970
5
57
Unidentified Projects, circa 1966-1973
5
58
Unidentified Proposed Project Maps, circa 1960s-1973
5
59
Miscellaneous Research Material, Images, circa 1950s-1970s
5
60
Miscellaneous Research Material, Maps, circa 1950s-1970s
5
61
Miscellaneous Research Material, Photographs, circa 1950s-1970s
5
62
Miscellaneous Research Material, Text, circa 1950s-1970s
5
63
Amarillo Ramp; Circular Ramp (Promontory); Coastal Crescents; and Florida Projects, circa 1969-1970s
17
1
Flows and Pours, 1969
17
2
Island of Broken Glass; Lake Crescents (Illinois); Mirror Displacement (Cayuga Salt Mine Project); and Mirror Project (Rome, Italy), 1968-1973
17
3
New Jersey Projects (Urination Map of the Constellation Hydra), 1969
17
4
Non-Site, Essen Soil and Mirrors; Non-Site, Mono Lake; Non-Site, Palisades; and Non-Site, (Slag; Oberhausen, Germany), 1968-1969
and Box 5, F5-F6, and F10
17
5
Partially Buried Woodshed; and Proposal for Earthworks and Landmarks (Dallas-Fort Worth Air Terminal), 1967-1975
17
6
Proposed Mining Reclamation Projects; Quicksand Pool; and Six Stops on a Section, 1968-1973
18
1
Spiral Jetty, 1969-1972
18
2
Yucatan Projects; Unidentified Projects, 1966-1973
18
3
Miscellaneous Research Material, Images, circa 1950s-1970s
18
4
Miscellaneous Research Material, Maps, circa 1950s-1970s
OV 20
Broken Circle and Spiral Hill; Earth Map for Mexico (Gondwanaland); Mirror Displacements (England); Non-Site, California-Nevada (Double Non-Site); Non-Site, Line of Wreckage; and Non-Site, Pine Barrens, 1968-1982
and Box 5, F1 and F7
OV 22
Proposal for Earthworks and Landmarks (Dallas-Fort Worth Air Terminal); Six Stops on a Section; Spiral Jetty; and Tailing Pond, 1967-1973
OV 23
Unidentified Projects; and Miscellaneous Research Material, Maps, circa 1950s-1970s
OV 24
Miscellaneous Research Material, Maps, circa 1950s-1970s
OV 25-26
Miscellaneous Research Material, Maps, circa 1950s-1970s
OV 36
Broken Circle and Spiral Hill, 1971-1982
RD 28
Broken Map; Island of Broken Glass; and Unidentified Projects, circa 1966-1973
and Box 5, F58
RD 29
Miscellaneous Research Material, Maps, circa 1950s-1970s
RD 30
Flows and Pours, 1969
RD 32
Non-Site, Line of Wreckage; and Non-Site, Mono Lake, 1968-1969
RD 33
Spiral Jetty, 1969-1972
RD 34
Miscellaneous Research Material, Maps, circa 1950s-1970s
RD 35

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