Found 39 collections related to Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964

Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 6414
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
Collection of letters signed by Carl Van Vechten (1880-1964), American writer, photographer and patron of the arts. Letters are chiefly to London publisher Grant Richards, 1923, regarding two of Van Vechten's works, Peter Whiffle and The Blind... more
Kane, Whitford, 1882-1956
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 1613
.5 linear feet (1 box)
Whitford Kane (1882-1956) was an English-American actor. Collection consists of correspondence with prominent American, English and Irish theater and literary figures, and theater agreements and contracts. Correspondents include Padraic Colum, St.... more
Barber, Charles Andrew
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 204
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Charles Andrew Barber, a dance critic, poet, and theater director, died of AIDS on July 4, 1992 in New York City, at age 35.
Lewis, David L., 1936-....
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 335
.2 linear feet
The David Levering Lewis "Voices from the Renaissance" Collection consists of forty-three summary transcripts of interviews Lewis conducted with individuals who were either active during the Harlem Renaissance period or who knew people who were... more
Delaney, Beauford, 1901-1979
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 217
24 items (1 folder)
The Beauford Delaney Letters (1958-1963) consist of 18 autograph letters from Delaney to his friend Lynn Stone in New York City, two letters to Stone from artist Charles Boggs, a handwritten draft with typewritten copy of a fundraising letter by... more
Slesin, Aviva
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2010-110
2 linear feet (4 boxes)
This collection documents the creation of the film The Ten Year Lunch. Slesin acquired significant materials from numerous sources about the core group of the Round Table including Marc Connelly, Dorothy Parker, Alexander Woollcott, Harold Ross,... more
McKay, Claude, 1890-1948
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc Micro R-1233
2 linear feet
Author, poet. Born in Jamaica. Correspondence and manuscripts of McKay's works, both published and unpublished, including "Banjo," "Banana Bottom," "Harlem Glory," and "Romance in Marseilles." Included are letters with Max Eastman, from Louise... more
Gauthier, Eva, 1885-1958
Music Division | JPB 13-29
4.82 linear feet (14 boxes)
Éva Gauthier (1885-1958) was a Canadian-American vocalist best known for her performances of contemporary music and her associations with George Gershwin, Igor Stravinsky, and other composers. The Éva Gauthier papers, dating from 1899 to 1960,... more
Handy, W. C. (William Christopher), 1873-1958
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 122
.3 linear feet (1 box)
Composer; cornetist; bandleader and publisher, W.C. Handy's fame rests upon his work as a composer. Handy wrote and published more than 150 songs and arrangements of folksongs, mainly spirituals and blues. The popularity of Handy's songs helped to... more
Hundley, Richard
Music Division | JPB 16-09
21.9 linear feet (66 boxes); 13.3 mb (2 computer files)
Richard Hundley (1931-) is an American composer of vocal music. The Richard Hundley papers, dating from the early 1900s to 2014 (bulk dates 1950s-2014), document the composer's career through scores, subject files, performance files, photographs,... more
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZEC 87-220
26 v. (285 photoprints), silver gelatin b&w; 26 v. (285 photoprints), silver gelatin b&w
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 3142
156.3 linear feet (208 boxes, 339 v.)
Carl Van Vechten (1880-1964) was a writer, promoter of African-American artists during the Harlem Renaissance, patron of the arts, and photographer. After he graduated from the University of Chicago in 1930, he entered upon a career as a reporter... more
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Vim 1943-003
2.25 linear feet (9 boxes)
The Carl Van Vechten Theatre Photographs contain over 300 black and white mounted prints of photographs taken by Carl Van Vechten, mostly at his studio from 1932 to 1943, principally of famous theatre artists, but also of renowned performers and... more
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | *MGZKA 14-6754
2.1 linear feet (5 boxes)
The Carl Van Vechten Slides collection contains approximately 2,800 color slides of dancers (primarily ballet) photographed by Carl Van Vechten in his studio, from 1940 to 1964.
Laing, Hugh
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 257
1.68 linear feet (4 boxes)
Intimate friends and professional associates Hugh Laing and Antony Tudor were key contributors to the modern, expressive interpretation of classical ballet. The Hugh Laing and Antony Tudor papers reflect a limited selection of Hugh Laing and... more
Celli, Vincenzo
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 262
1.63 linear feet (6 boxes)
This collections contains correspondence, scrapbooks, studio photographs, and various personal items of choreographer Vincenzo Celli. A few items in the collection appear to have been created by Celli's wife, Marion Ivell. Of note are photographs... more
Molnár, Ferenc, 1878-1952
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 1947-002
18.4 linear feet (20 boxes)
The Ferenc Molnár papers contain a selection of scripts, correspondence and articles written by Molnár between 1927 and 1952.
Huxley, Aldous, 1894-1963
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Huxley
413 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and typescripts, correspondence, legal documents, portrait photographs, and pictorial works.
Machen, Arthur, 1863-1947
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Machen
86 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and correspondence.
Swinnerton, Frank, 1884-1982
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Swinnerton
524 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of a typescript, correspondence, legal documents, and a portrait photograph.
Moore, George, 1852-1933
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Moore, G
1,314 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and typescripts, correspondence, legal documents, an undated notebook, and portraits.
Braithwaite, William Stanley, 1878-1962
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 84
2 linear feet (5 archival boxes)
Hurst, Fannie, 1889-1968
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Hurst
52 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of typescripts, correspondence, and legal documents.
Andrews, Ann, 1890-1986
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2000-038
Ann Andrews was a stage actress. The papers consist of correspondence from her stage and screen friends.
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Van Vechten
618 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, typescripts, correspondence, and financial documents.
Stein, Gertrude, 1874-1946
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Stein
35 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of correspondence and of typescripts relating to Stein.
Griffin, Howard, 1915-1975
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Griffin
160 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and typescripts, as well as correspondence dating from 1942 to 1975.
Shiel, M. P. (Matthew Phipps), 1865-1947
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Shiel
519 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts and typescripts, correspondence, portraits, and pictorial works.
Sinclair, May
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Sinclair, M
76 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of correspondence by the author, dating from 1901 to 1928.
Browning, Robert, 1812-1889
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Browning, R [Text]
81 items
This is a synthetic collection consisting of manuscripts, correspondence, and a portrait photograph.
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