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Whitney B. Halstead papers, 1920-1982

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Series 5: Notes and Writings , 1923-1978, undated
(Box 2-5; 3.4 linear feet)

Notes include notebooks pertaining to various art history topics, including the art of primitive cultures, Impressionism, Dadaism and Surrealism, American art, collage and assemblage, ceramics, and photography. Other notebooks contain reproductions of examples of late 19th century art and illustrations of primitive art styles. An index card file contains notes for art history lectures and bibliographic entries. Also found are six audiocassettes recordings of African, Native American, and Oceanic music. Writings include typescripts on various art history topics written for publications, including Artforum and the Chicago Daily News. There are also typescripts concerning individual artists, including Roger Brown, Ed Paschke, Kerig Pope, Christina Ramberg, and Barbara Rossi.
Description Container Select
Notebooks on Art History, 1923-1978, undated
2
12-29
Notebooks on Art History, 1923-1978, undated
3
1-8
Notebook of Reproductions of Paintings and Drawings, undated
3
9-12
Notebook of Illustrations of Primitive Art, 1954, undated
3
13-25
Notes on Chicago Art, 1971-1974
3
26
Miscellaneous Notes, undated
3
27
Index Card File of Lecture Notes and Bibliographies, undated
(1.0 linear feet)
4
Audiocassettes of African Music, undated
5
1-2
Audiocassettes of Native American Music, undated
5
3
Audiocassette of Oceanic (Maori) Music, undated
5
4
Miscellaneous Typescripts, 1950-1974, undated
5
5-35
Typescript "Distortion and Proportion" for Delphian Charter Extension VII Program Fifteen, 1963-1964, undated
5
36-41
Typescripts for Artforum, 1965-1969
5
42-56
Typescripts for Chicago Daily News, 1967-1973
5
57-63
Miscellaneous Typescript Fragments, undated
5
64

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