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8.6: Project and Professional Files , 1952-2013, 1897
29.1 Megabytes
ER05-ER06

Project and professional files include documentation of a wide variety of printing and publishing projects, professional activities, as well as a few administrative and business activities. Material relating to book projects and printmaking activities include correspondence, agreements, inventories, writings, and mock-ups. Several files relate to the establishment and administration of the Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop. Barnet's professional activities in numerous organizations and institutions including the Academy of Arts and Letters, Art Students League, Century Association, College Art Association, Lotos Club, National Academy, and National Arts Club are documented through correspondence, meeting minutes, reports, and other administrative records. Correspondence pertaining to Barnet's participation in panels, lectures, and appearances are also among the professional files. The administrative and business activities documented include copyright, reproduction requests, recommendations, and donations. Information regarding various teaching positions can be found in the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts, Vermont College, and Teaching Files folders. Born digital material includes a book for new members of the Century Association, as well as documents and photographs pertaining to the National Academy Gala. One item, a book about the history of Barnet's birth place, Beverly, Massachusetts, dates from 1897.
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Academy of Arts and Letters, 1982-2009
Includes material related to Centennial Portfolio Project
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Agreements and Contracts, 1953-1985
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Antiques & Fine Arts, 2007-2010
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Archives of American Art, 1983-2010
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Art Hamptons Fine Art Fair, 2008
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Art Students League, 1952-2014
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Associated American Artists, Print Editions, 1981-1994
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Auctions, 1989-2014
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Awards, 1993-2012
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Ballet, "Women and the Sea: A Tribute to Will Barnet", 2005-2008
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Beverly, Massachusetts, Public Library Barnet Gallery and McKay School, 1958-2012, 1897
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Black River Press, Print Edition, 2004
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Robert Blackburn Printmaking Workshop, circa 1978-2008
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Book-of-the-Month Club, 1983-1986
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Book Projects
Abrams Original Editions, 1977-1985
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"Will Barnet: Artist and Humanist" by Richard Boyle, 2007-2009
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Barnet Portraits, 2009-2012
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"Will Barnet: A Sketchbook, 1932-1934", 1998-2008
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"The Rose Haggadah", 1995-1996
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A Wave by John Ashbery, Illustrated by Will Barnet, 2003-2005
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Bowdoin College Museum of Art, 2008
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Century Association, 1975-2012
Includes born digital material, see ER05; Includes many letters of recommendation for new members
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Voices of the Century, Book by George Newlin, 2010
18.2 Megabytes
3 computer files
ER05
Cheekwood Botanical Gardens and Fine Arts Center, 1983-1989
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Cleveland Museum of Art and The Print Club of Cleveland, 1999-2002
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College Art Association (CAA), 1989-2007
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Copyrights, circa 1980-2002
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Creative Artists Network, 1988-2002
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Crystal Bridges Museum of American Art, 2006-2011
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Dahesh Museum of Art, 2005
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Dickinson, Emily related Projects, 1988-2008
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Donations, 1977-2012
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Donations, Henry Pearson Artworks, 1979-1999
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Elizabeth Foundation for the Arts, 1990-2008
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Famous Artists School, 1958-1986
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Four O'clock Forums, circa 1954-1990
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Film Project, Dale Schierholt, 2010
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George Washington University, 1989
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Indian Space Painters, circa 1970-2004
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Judith Rothschild Foundation, 1993-1996
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Kuh, Katherine regarding Barnet's Portrait, 1986-2003
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Library of Congress, 1964-1996
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London Arts Incorporated, Portfolio Project, 1988-1991
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The Lotos Club, 1991-2011
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Mount Holyoke College Art Museum, 2008-2010
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National Academy Museum and School of Fine Arts, 1984-2012
Includes born digital material, see ER06
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National Academy Gala, 2009
10.9 Megabytes
17 computer files
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National Arts Club, 1984-2011
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New York Artists Equity Association, 1988-2008
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New York Society of Etchers, 2002-2006
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The Old Print Shop, 2008-2013
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Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (PAFA), 1986-1994
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The Pollock-Krasner Foundation, 1989-1999
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Postcards, Published by Pomegranate, 2004-2006
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The Print Club of New York, 1996-2012
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Print Editions, circa 1975-2000
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Recommendations, circa 1950-2010
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Rutgers Center for Innovative Print and Paper, 2004-2012
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School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, 1990-1991
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Teaching Files, General, 1940-2012
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Vatican Conference and Museum, 1975-1988
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Vermont College of Norwich University, Artist-Teacher, 1991-1992
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Visual Artists and Galleries Association (VAGA), 1979-2007
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Vogel Collection, circa 1990-2013
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