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Sidney Simon papers, 1917-2002, bulk 1940-1997

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Series 4: Subject Files , 1940-1941, 1951-1997
1.8 Linear feet
Boxes 2-4, 9

The majority of the files relate to Simon's public and private commissioned works. Also found is documentation on select competitions and exhibitions as well as teaching positions and professional memberships. Files contain biographical material, correspondence, letters of recommendation, exhibition schedules, minutes of meetings, organizational reports in addition to business-related documentation, e.g., contracts, loan receipts, agreements, sales and price lists. Among the printed materials are press releases, newsletters, clippings, brochures, and programs. Photographic materials are of Sidney Simon in his studio, his works in progress, and on-site installations.
This series has been arranged alphabetically by subject.
Description Container Select
Academy of Arts and Letters, 1966
2
23
American Academy of Arts and Letters, 1969-1993
2
24
Architectural Sets, Negatives, circa 1963-1990
2
25
Architectural Sculpture, Multiple Photograph Sets, 1956-1990
2
26
Ars Nova Gallery, 1988-1989, undated
2
27
Art Commission, Inc, 1980-1987
2
28
Art Students League, undated, 1973-1975, 1996
2
29
Art Students League, Biographical Information, 1978-1997
2
30
Artists Equity Association, 1987-1996
2
31
Awards, 1940-1941
2
32
Berkeley Competition, circa 1980
2
33
Boston College Museum of Art, 1994
2
34
Castle Hill, Truro, Massachusetts, 1988-1996
2
35
The Century Association, 1985-1996
2
36
Circus Mobile, 1994-1996, 1963
2
37
Commissions, 1986-1989
3
1
Competitions, circa 1977-1981
3
2
Competition, Art in Public Buildings, Dade County, Florida, 1978
3
3
"Contemporary Sculpture at Chesterwood" (1994 June 26-October 23), 1994
3
4
Downstate Medical Center, 1967
3
5-6
Family of Man Award, 1963-1980
3
7
Galleries, 1987-1996
3
8
John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation, Application Form, circa 1986
3
9
Long Point Gallery, 1981-1996
3
10
Maquettes, Synagogues, 1979
3
11
Mneme, 1976
3
12
Models for Temple Beth Abraham and Walt Whitman High School, 1956-1958
3
13
Museums, 1989-1995
3
14
National Sculpture Society, 1988-1997
3
15
Our Lady of the Angels Seminary, 1964
3
16-17
The New England Holocaust Museum, 1991
3
18
Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, 1995-1997
3
19-20
Philadelphia Fountain Competition, Photographs and Negatives, 1964-1965
3
21
Police Memorial Battery Park Competition, 1990
3
22
Prospect Park Playground, Animals, 1989, 1966
3
23
Provincetown Art Association and Museum
General Correspondence, 1994-1996
3
24
Working Notes, 1995
3
25
Photographs, 1995
3
26
Sidney Simon Retrospective Exhibition, 1995
2 videocassettes (vhs)
Includes duplicate copy.
3
27
Sidney Simon Retrospective Exhibition, Edited Version, 1995
1 videocassettes (vhs)
3
28
Sidney Simon Retrospective Exhibition, 1995
1 videocassettes (video 8)
3
29
Sales and Price Lists, 1951-1977
3
30
Scattered Notes and Receipts for Commissions and Exhibitions, circa 1970-1993
3
31
Sculptors Guild, Inc, 1989-1995, 1971-1977
3
32
Synagogue Correspondence, Jewish Religious Art, 1957-1960
4
1
Temple Beth Abraham, 1956-1958
4
2-3
Temple Maquette, The Wall of the Dead, circa 1991
4
4
Temple Maquette, Column of Light, circa 1992
4
5
Universities, 1976, undated
4
6
Wellfleet Exhibition, Photographs, 1969
4
7
West Point, 1985-1996
4
8-9
Woodland House, Papers and Accounts, 1963, 1985-1996
4
10
Works in Progress, Sculptures, circa 1964
4
11
Worldwide Plaza
Correspondence, 1987-1990
4
12
Contracts, Modern Art Foundry, 1988-1989
4
13
Sketches, Plans, and Source Material, 1987-1989
Oversized material housed in Box 9
4
14
Articles, 1989-1995, 1945
4
15
Photographs, 1990
4
16
Oversized Sketches, Plans, and Source Material from Box 4, Folder 14, 1987-1989
9

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