Found 557 collections.

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Levine, Philip, 1928-2015
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Levine Archive
85 linear feet (169 manuscript boxes)
Gustafson, R. Eric
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2011-066
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Lecturer and writer on the performing arts and curator of many theater design exhibits. Press releases, brochures, clippings, correspondence and photos document the career of Eric Gustafson.
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Vim 2014-168
6.5 linear feet (24 binders)
Parsons-Meares Ltd. is a New York City-based costume shop that builds costumes for professional theater, dance, and opera. The Parsons-Meares costume bibles includes sketches and renderings (primarily reprographic), color photographs, fitting and... more
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Replansky 1928-2011
21 mansucript boxes
Organized into 8 Series: 1. Works by Naomi Replansky; 2. Watercolors by Naomi Replansky; 3. Correspondence; 4. Documents, clippings, and papers about Naomi Replansky; 5. Clippings; 6. Photographs; 7. Original Folders; 8. Correspondence by and to... more
Love, Rieke Maria
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 360
.21 linear feet (1 box)
Rieke Maria Love was a dancer who founded the Ballet Denver Academy. The Rieke Maria Love papers (1960s-2007) contain clippings, letters, and photographs relating to Love and her work at the Ballet Denver Academy.
Dunn, Tom
Rare Book Division | ARENTSl XXXX
9 linear feet (8 cartons)
In 1964 Tom Dunn founded The Universal Coterie of Pipe Smokers and its publication, The Pipe Smoker's Ephemeris (TPSE). Mr. Dunn published The Pipe Smoker's Ephemeris from his home in Queens, New York. The Pipe Smoker's Ephemeris began as a small,... more
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2003-016
.21 linear feet (1 box)
The Mark Marvin Rent Subsidy Award files contain application packets for the award that were submitted by London-based theater companies. The award was administered by the Society of London Theatre. The files contain project proposals, scripts,... more
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Williams, G
4 linear feet (8 manuscript boxes)
Martin, Antonia Cottrell
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 782
3 linear feet (3 record cartons)
Born in San Francisco in 1943, Antonia Cottrell Martin became one of the first African-American flight attendants for Pan American World Airways in 1967. A descendent of a California black pioneer family, she became interested in tracing her... more
McMurray, Robert
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Vim 1999-031
.1 linear feet (1 oversized folder)
The Robert McMurray Theatre District artwork consists of a map and photographs with McMurray's handwritten annotations, containing historical information about theaters and other buildings. The artwork was created between 1999 and 2005. The... more
New York public library. Rare Book Division
Rare Book Division | Rare Books 13-9
158 linear feet (636 boxes)
This collection of comic books published between 1933-2010 consists mostly of titles from mainstream publishing companies such as DC and Marvel (Series I and II respectively). However, there are a number of comics from independent companies such... more
Wilcox, Preston, 1923-2006
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 235
21.6 linear feet (51 boxes)
Personal and professional papers, writings, office files and printed matter documenting Preston Wilcox's dual career as an educator and community organizer. Included are biographical and autobiographical narratives; some correspondence and... more
Proulx, Annie
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll Proulx MSS 1935-2010
178 linear feet (356 manuscript boxes), 3715 megabytes (2478 computer files)
Annie Proulx is a novelist, short fiction writer, historian, and essayist. She was born in Norwich, Connecticut, in 1935, to Lois Nellie Gill Proulx, a painter and amateur naturalist, and George N. Proulx, the vice-president of a textile mill. Her... more
Wings Theatre Company (New York, N.Y.)
Billy Rose Theatre Division | MWEZ 30516
.25 linear feet (1 box)
The Wings Theatre Company ephemera consists of clippings, fliers, programs, and other documents related to the activities of the group.
Bolender, Todd
Jerome Robbins Dance Division | (S) *MGZMD 149
1 box (10 folders)
Todd Bolender was born Feb. 27, 1914 in Canton, Ohio and settled in New York City in 1936 where he studied with Hanya Holm. Lincoln Kirstein and George Balanchine recruited him for their first company, the American Ballet. Kirstein asked him to... more
Banat, Gabriel
Music Division | JPB 11-21
0.2 linear feet (1 box)
Contains clippings, programs, letters and telegrams (some in photocopy) concerning the New York Philharmonic's strike and strike tour of Spain, Portugal and the Canary Islands, compiled by Gabriel Banat. Also contains statements from orchestra... more
Jacklin, Bill
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Vim 2008-011
1 drawing, b & w, 15 in. x 22.5 in.; 1 drawing, b & w, 15 in. x 22.5 in.
One graphite on paper portrait of the caricaturist Al Hirschfeld by the artist Bill Jacklin is titled Al Hirschfeld and signed Jacklin 4 5 01.
McLaughlin, Karen
Billy Rose Theatre Division | *T-Mss 2005-003
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Karen McLaughlin, actress, adapted and performed chapter one, "The Language of the Dead" from ALGERIAN WHITE by Assia Djebar. Consists of typed script with revisions and staging directions in pencil, notes and sketches for the set design, a... more
Holte, Clarence L., 1909-1993
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 718
4 linear feet (2 record cartons, 12 card file boxes)
The Clarence L. Holte Papers reflect Holte's desire to educate people about black history and culture, and his attempts to assist with the economic development of Nigeria, Ghana and Liberia through the advertising company he represented.
Club Cubano Inter-Americano
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 608
3 linear feet (5 archival boxes, 1 flat box)
Club Cubano Inter-Americano, Inc. is a Cuban cultural and social club established in 1945 by Cuban residents who saw the need to develop a cultural space for Cubans and Hispanic Americans living in New York. Although the club's bylaws and... more
Lincoln School for Nurses
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 248
2.2 linear feet
The Lincoln School for Nurses, a privately endowed institution, was founded in 1898 in the Bronx to train black women to become nurses at a time when this kind of education was not available elsewhere. It was the first school of its type in the... more
Monson, Lex, 1926-2004
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division
.8 linear feet
Lex Monson (Elexendre Remus Monson) was an actor, singer, chorus director and producer. He studied at the Detroit Institute of Music and Drama, and the Robert Nolan School of Music and was a member of the School's famed choir. Monson changed his... more
Updike, John
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll m.b. Updike L67 1976
10 manuscript boxes and one packet of oversize material
For almost 30 years, John Updike maintained a professional and personal relationship with Herb Yellin (1935-2014), proprietor and founder, in 1976, of the Lord John Press. Yellin published fine press editions of many of Updike’s stories... more
Wolfe, Tom
Manuscripts and Archives Division | MssCol 23191
.1 linear feet (1 folder)
This collection consists of sixteen letters written by Tom Wolfe to Carol LeVarn McCabe. McCabe was a Sweet Briar student who later worked in publicity and as a writer. Thirteen of the letters were written between 1952 and 1954, while Wolfe was... more
Auster, Paul, 1947-....
Henry W. and Albert A. Berg Collection of English and American Literature | Berg Coll MSS Auster Archive
94 linear feet (225 manuscript boxes)
The archive comprises material related to the publication of six novels in preparation by Auster during this period; material related to the publication of five nonfiction monographs; and material related to the production of several films. Also... more
New York Public Library. Central Administration. Public Education Program
New York Public Library Archives | MssArc 5078
395 sound recordings (341 audiocassettes and 54 digital files)
The New York Public Library's Public Education Program (PEP) was established in 1983 as a forum for public lectures, panel discussions, interviews, and performances. Sound recordings in this collection consist of audiocassettes and digital sound... more
Smith, Archie, 1939-
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 874
2 linear feet (2 record cartons)
Archie Smith, Jr. was born on August 4, 1939, and lived most of his childhood in a mixed-race neighborhood in Seattle. He received Master's degrees in Divinity, Sacred Theology and Social Welfare; and a Ph.D. in Social Planning from Brandeis... more
Irma and Paul Milstein Division of United States History, Local History and Genealogy | AZ 13-3610
11 linear feet (26 boxes)
Rare Book Division | ARENTS XXXX
46 linear feet (41 cartons)
In 1964 Tom Dunn founded The Universal Coterie of Pipe Smokers (T.U.C.O.P.S.) as a pipe smokers' club that would exist and communicate through the irregular quarterly journal, realized through The Pipe Smoker's Ephemeris (T.P.S.E). The... more
O'Neal, Frederick, 1905-1992
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Manuscripts, Archives and Rare Books Division | Sc MG 427
22.2 linear feet (8 cartons, 30 archival boxes, 4 1/2 archival boxes, 3 print boxes)
The Frederick O'Neal Papers document the theatrical, labor and civic activities of this actor and labor leader, with emphasis on the 1940s through the 1990s. The collection consists primarily of personal papers, correspondence files, his speeches... more