Skip to main content

William Chapin Seitz papers, circa 1930-1995

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.

Series 2: Correspondence , 1945-1995
1.6 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

This series consists of incoming and copies of outgoing correspondence, the bulk of which is professionally focused. Correspondence relates to job opportunities, recommendations for Seitz and for others by Seitz, correspondence from organizations to which Seitz belonged, and materials sent and received while serving as the Kress Fellow at the National Gallery of Art, at the Rose Art Musuem, and as associate curator at the Museum of Modern Art. Researchers should note that more correspondence can be found within the Research and Writing Files series. Also found are condolence letters sent to Irma Seitz.
Correspondence is arranged into rough chronological order. Materials organized by Seitz are labeled by subject at the beginning of this series with general correspondence at the end.
Description Container Select
Kress Fellowship, 1971-2
5 Folders
1
8-12
Stanford, Job Opportunity, 1965
1
13
University of Virginia, Salary and Hiring, 1970-1972
1
14
Offers for Faculty Positions, 1950s
1
15
Recommendation Letters, 1965-1969
2 Folders
1
16-17
Recommendation Letters, for Others
1
18
Lecture Requests, 1968
1
19
Lecture Requests, Declined, 1966-1965
2 Folders
1
20-1
Lecture Requests, Repeated, 1966-1967
1
22
Regarding Spoerri Sculpture, 1970s
1
23
Regarding Monet Research and Article, 1956-1959
1
24
State University College Exhibition, 1968
1
25
"Quality in Sculpture", 1969
1
26
Concerning Artists and Exhibitions, 1970s
1
27
Rose Art Museum, 1968-1971
1
28
Pepsico International Sculpture Exhibition, 1972
1
29
Associate Curator of MoMA, 1960s
1
30
Syed Muhammed Award, 1966-1968
1
31
College Art Association, 1956
2
1
College Art Association, 1956-1960s
2
2
Art International, 1966-1967
2
3
Art in the Age of Aquarius, 1970-1979
2
4
Black Mountain College, 1970s
2
5
George Herms Exhibition for Seitz, 1981
2
6
National Gallery of Art, undated, 1985
2
7
Book Royalties, 1971-1975
2
8
Condolence Letters, 1974
2
9
Irma Seitz Correspondence, 1975-1979
2
10
General Correspondence, 1945-1949
2
11
General Correspondence, 1945-1949
2
12
General Correspondence, 1950-1951
2
13
General Correspondence, 1952-1953
2
14
General Correspondence, 1957-1959
2
15
General Correspondence, 1954-1956
2
16
General Correspondence, 1950s
2
17
General Correspondence, 1950s
2
18
General Correspondence, 1960s
2
19
General Correspondence, 1960s
2
20
General Correspondence, 1960s
2
21
General Correspondence, 1960s
2
22
General Correspondence, 1960s
2
23
General Correspondence, 1960s-1969
2
24
General Correspondence, 1970s
2
25
General Correspondence, 1970-1974
2
26
General Correspondence, 1971
2
27
General Correspondence, 1970s
2
28

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.