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Edith Schloss Burckhardt Papers, 1962-2011

SERIES I: CORRESPONDENCE

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Subseries I.A: General



Box 1 Notebooks, diaries and calendars


Box 1 Abt, Sam


Box 1 Ackerman, Diane


Box 1 Acocella, Joan


Box 1 Adams, Pat


Box 1 Adams, Phyllis


Box 1 Allen, Phil and Judy


Box 1 Allessio, Collega


Box 1 Armour-Brown, Miranda and Ashlyn


Box 1 Daughter of Patience Gray


Box 1 Arnot, Andrew and Eric Brown (Tibor de Nagy Gallery)


Box 1 Arango, José


Box 1 Ashbery, John


Box 1 Auberbach, Ellen "Pit" and Walter


Box 1 Auberbach, Walter


Box 1 Baen, Noah


Box 1 Baker, Betsy


Box 1 Baghosian, Varujan


Box 1 Baker, Elizabeth


Box 1 Bakoian, Lauren


Box 1 Barron, David and Susan


Box 1 Barry, Ann


Box 1 Barry, Ann--ESB letters to


Box 1 Bates, Betsy Buffington


Box 1 Beck, Julian


Box 1 Becker, Virginia (Ginny) and John


Box 1 Benci, Jacopo


Box 1 Bendixen, Dora


Box 1 Berkson, Bill


Box 1 Bernacchi, Roberto

Includes correspondence and other items on the death of the sculptor Roberto Bernacchi (1984) primarily between ESB, Patience Gray and Norman Mommens


Box 1 Bertolucci, Attilio


Box 1 Blaine, Nell

Blaine was the youngest member of the American Abstract Artists group. She was a founding member of the early artists' cooperative Jane Street Gallery and had her first solo show there in 1945. Her New York circle of artist and writer friends in the 1950s included John Ashbery, Frank O'Hara, Kenneth Koch, Larry Rivers, Jane Freilicher, Leland Bell, Robert De Niro Sr. and Rudy Burckhardt.


Box 1 Botti, Eugenia


Box 1 Bowery, Zagreus (Jeffrey Isaac)


Box 1 Brent, Stan


Box 1 Brigitte


Box 1 Buckmiller, Michael

Correspondence on Karl Korsch and Heinz Langerhans.


Box 1 Burckhardt, Helen


Box 1 Burckhardt, Esther (Mamama)


Box 1 Burckhardt, Esti


Box 1 Sister of Rudy Burckhardt


Box 1 Burckhardt, Henriette


Box 1 Sister of Rudy Burckhardt


Box 1 Burckhardt, Henriette--ESB letters to


Box 1 Burckhardt, Jacqueline


Box 1 Burckhardt, Lukas


Box 1 Brother of Rudy Burckhardt


Box 1 Burckhardt, Nicole


Box 1 Burkhardt, Tom


Box 1 Buri, Charlotte


Box 1 C----, Judy ?


Box 1 Cairns, Peter


Box 1 Calvino, Italo


Box 1 Campbell, Lawrence

Art critic associated with the Art Students League where he was known as the "resident intellectual." His writings appeared in Art News, Art in America and other publications.


Box 1 Campbell, Virginia


Box 1 Cancogni, Allessandra


Box 1 Caregnato, Paola


Box 1 Carpi, Cioni


Box 1 Carter, Elliott


Box 1 Carter, Helen Jones

Sculptor and wife of composer Elliott Carter.


Box 1 Carter, Helen Jones and Elliott--ESB letters to


Box 1 Carter, Helen Jones--ESB eulogy


Box 1 Casini, Susanna


Box 1 Castile, Rand


Box 1 Ceccarelli, Corrado


Box 1 Cesarini Sforza, Primarosa


Box 1 Charlip, Remy


Box 1 Chiari, Giuseppe


Box 1 Chiari, Giuseppe


Box 1 Chuma, Yoshiko

Dancer, choreographer and director of the performance art group The School of Hard Knocks. Chuma was married to ESB's son, Jacob.


Box 1 Ciarrochi, Ray


Box 1 Cohen, Arthur


Box 1 Colin, Lucille


Box 1 Consagra, Sophie


Box 1 Coolidge, Clark


Box 1 Corey, Tom


Box 1 Cornell, Joseph


Box 1 Holiday card from Cornell


Box 1 Cornell, Joseph--ephemera

Including Night Voyage exhibition announcement (Egan Gallery, 1953), Winter Night Skies folded card (Stable Gallery, 1955), Selected Works announcement (Stable Gallery 1957), Scatole & Films announcement (L'Attico, Rome, 1977), and Boxes & Films folded catalog with Jonas Mekas and Robert Motherwell essays (L'Attico, Rome, 1977).


Box 1 Corsini, Elisa--drafts and notes for writing on Corsini


Box 1 Corsini, Elisa--catalogs with ESB essays


Box 1 Corsini, Elisa--catalogs and announcements


Box 1 Cove, Rosemary


Box 1 Crema, Giovanna


Box 1 Cunningham, Betty


Box 1 Curran, Alvin



Box 2 Curran, Alvin


Box 2 Curran, Alvin--ESB letters to


Box 2 Curran, Alvin--photographs


Box 2 Curran, Alvin and Musica Elettronica Viva (MEV)--ephemera


Box 2 Curran, Alvin and Musica Elettronica Viva (MEV)--photographs


Box 2 D'Amore, Judy and Michael


Box 2 Darmouni, Anne and Francesco Sancisi


Box 2 Davidson, Rosemary


Box 2 Day, Lucien

Painter and founder of the Green Mountain Gallery. The gallery showed Edward Dugmore, Helen DeMott, Rudy Burckhardt, Robert De Niro, and ESB among others. It was founded in Greenwich Village in 1968 but moved in 1971 and became part of the burgeoning SoHo gallery scene.


Box 2 Day, Lucien--ESB letters to


Box 2 De Chiara, Sara


Box 2 de Kooning, Elaine


Box 2 De Luca, Gaston


Box 2 De More, Judy and Michael


Box 2 DeMott, Helen

Painter and poet. DeMmott, Lucia Vernarelli and ESB were all best friends and were referred to as ""Chelsea Girls"" by Edwin Denby. In 1949 She, Vernarelli and ESB had a 3-person exhibition at the Pyramid Gallery in New York. DeMott also exhibited in solo and group exhibitions at 112 Workshop/112 Green Street. Additionally, she became known as an East Village New York community activist.


Box 2 DeMott, Helen--postcards, postcards with collages and assorted


Box 2 DeMott, Helen--ESB letters to


Box 2 Denby, Edwin


Box 2 Dodd, Lois

Abstract expressionist painter. She was the only woman founder of the Tanager Gallery, which was an integral part of the Tenth Street co-operative gallery scene of the 1950s and 1960s


Box 2 Doll, Martha


Box 2 Downes, Rackstraw

Painter and writer. Lifelong friend of ESB and Fairfield Porter. Among other things, he edited Art In Its Own Terms: Selected Criticism, 1935--1975 a collection of Porter's writing.


Box 2 Downes, Rackstraw--ESB letters to


Box 2 Draeger, Wolfhart


Box 2 Dugmore, Edith

Photographer and wife of abstract painter Edward Dugmore.


Box 2 Ehret, Gloria


Box 2 Elisa ?


Box 2 Enggass, Robert


Box 2 Esterow, Milton


Box 2 Fabrizio ?


Box 2 Falciani, Georgio


Box 2 "A foolish love story"


Box 2 Feldman, Barbara


Box 2 Fenton, James


Box 2 Ferguson, Bob


Box 2 Ford, Hermine

Painter and daughter of Jack Tworkov, ESB babysat Hermine when she was a child.


Box 2 Ford, Hermine--ESB letters to


Box 2 Franchi, Andrea


Box 2 Frank, Peter


Box 2 Fricker, Lizzie and Michael Bacharach


Box 2 Friendly, Pie


Box 2 Gallagher, Carole


Box 2 Gallati, Barbara Dayer


Box 2 Gatti, Claudio


Box 2 Geller, Joan


Box 2 Gendel, Milton


Box 2 Getz, Ilse

Painter and collage artist. Born in Germany, and came to the United States in 1933. She studied at the Art Students League in New York.


Box 2 Gillespie, Frances and Gregory


Box 2 Glasser, Barbara


Box 2 Gottlieb, Robert


Box 2 Gray, Patience

Patience Gray was a British cookery and travel writer. Her most popular books were Plats Du Jour (1957), written with Primrose Boyd about French cooking, and Honey From A Weed (1986), about Mediterranean rural life, folklore and cookery. She was married to Norman Mommens. See also Mommens, Norman.



Box 3 Gray, Patience and Norman Mommens--ESB letters to


Box 3 Griffiths, Clive Malcolm


Box 3 Gross, Mimi


Box 3 Guest, Barbara


Box 3 Hacker, Ernst

Married to Lucia Vernarelli. He was the Assistant Chief City Planner for the City of New York, also painted and created woodcuts.


Box 3 Hacker, Ernst--prints


Box 3 Hani, Susumi


Box 3 Heinbocker, Madeline


Box 3 Heliker, John

Painter and teacher. Heliker taught at the Art Students League and was a professor of art at Columbia University for 27 years. He was also one of the founders of the New York Studio School.


Box 3 Hershey, Nona


Box 3 Hess, Thomas


Box 3 Higgins, Trumbull

Military historian, author and husband of Barbara Guest.


Box 3 Holmes, Jill


Box 3 Hoenig, Michael


Box 3 International Herald Tribune


Box 3 Jackson, Joan and Henry


Box 3 Jacquette, Yvonne

Painter and printmaker. She is the second wife of Rudy Burckhardt.


Box 3 Jacquette, Yvonne--ESB letters to


Box 3 Jan and Ken


Box 3 Joffe, Chantal


Box 3 English painter.


Box 3 Johnson, Ben


Box 3 Kean, Katharine


Box 3 Kenner, Rob


Box 3 Kernan, Nathan and Tom Whitridge (Ink, Inc.)


Box 3 Klerr, Paul


Box 3 Knorr, Katherine


Box 3 Kirnan, Liza


Box 3 Koch, Katherine


Box 3 Kozloff, Joyce


Box 3 Kramer, Hilton


Box 3 Kramer, Marjorie

Painter. Helped found the New York Studio School. She often modeled for Philip Pearlstein, Lois Dodd and friends. Kramer also helped Lucien Day with the management of Green Mountain Gallery.


Box 3 Lee, Annabel


Box 3 Leonelli, Chiara and Tommaso Masini


Box 3 Lerner, Abram


Box 3 Levertov, Denise


Box 3 Linfante, Paul


Box 3 Lissandrello, Paul


Box 3 Lombardi, Tony


Box 3 Lopate, Philip

See also Subseries II.B


Box 3 Lowenherz, Susan


Box 3 Lowenstein, Ellen


Box 3 MacKay, William


Box 3 Mainardi, Pat

Scholar of nineteenth-century European art and European and American modernism. She is one of the founding members of the Redstockings radical feminist group and a pioneer of women's studies. She helped Marjorie Kramer and Lucien Day run the Green Mountain Gallery.


Box 3 Mainardi, Pat--ESB letters to


Box 3 Manzo, Helene K.


Box 3 Maraini, Toni


Box 3 Martelli, Gisberto


Box 3 Martin, Julie


Box 3 Mason, Emily

American abstract painter.


Box 3 Mayer, Bernadette


Box 3 Mayfield, Barbara


Box 3 Meir, Rita


Box 3 Melchert, Jim and Mary Ann


Box 3 Melikian, Souren


Box 3 Meo, Salvatore


Box 3 Miller, Peter Benson


Box 3 Mitchell, Fred


Box 3 Mommens, Norman

Belgian sculptor. Married to Patience Gray. He lived and worked in their a farmhouse in Puglia, southern Italy. See also Gray, Patience.


Box 3 Morandi, Georgio--October 19, 1961

Italian painter and printmaker.


Box 3 Morandi, Georgio--July 23, 1962


Box 3 Morandi, Georgio--August 11, 1963


Box 3 Morandi, Georgio--photographs and assorted


Box 3 Morandi, Georgio--Grizzana postcards


Box 3 Morrison, George


Box 3 Mozer, Tassilo


Box 3 Musti, Claudio


Box 3 The New Yorker


Box 3 Nahrgang, Delfina


Box 3 Naifleisch, Diana Lea


Box 3 Nirenberg, Lisa


Box 3 North, Charles


Box 3 Oliver, Joseph



Box 4 O'Reilly, William


Box 4 Oppenheim, Meret, 1948 February 23


Box 4 Oppenheim, Meret--ephemera and assorted [items also in oversize]


Box 4 Oppenheim, Meret--ESB writing on


Box 4 Oppenheimer, Sandy


Box 4 Padgett, Ron


Box 4 Pascine


Box 4 Passerli, Rita


Box 4 Pearlstein, Philip


Box 4 Pearlstein, Philip and Dorothy


Box 4 Peggy


Box 4 Pettet, Simon


Box 4 Politi, Giancarlo


Box 4 Porchia


Box 4 Powell, Faye


Box 4 Riva, Cesare


Box 4 Riva, Stella


Box 4 Robinson


Box 4 Roca-Rey, Sandra


Box 4 Rockwell, Cinny


Box 4 Rockwell, Mary (Faino)


Box 4 Rockwell, Peter


Box 4 Rogers, Esther


Box 4 Rolick, Esther


Box 4 Root, Waverly


Box 4 Roselli, Amelia


Box 4 Rossi-Burckhardt, Caroline Marcacci


Box 4 Roth, Gary


Box 4 Roth, Massimo


Box 4 Russell, John


Box 4 Rzewski, Frederic

American composer, virtuoso pianist and a co-founder of Musica Elettronica Viva (MEV).


Box 4 Rzewski, Alexis and Giuseppina Mecchia


Box 4 Rzewski, Nicole

Wife of composer Frederic Rzewski.


Box 4 Safford, Frank


Box 4 Salati, Vincio


Box 4 Sallian, Mirella Rodriguez


Box 4 Sandler, Irving


Box 4 Santoro, Suzanne


Box 4 Saroyan, Aram

Poet, novelist, biographer, memoirist and playwright. Saroyan acted as ESB's literary agent.


Box 4 Saroyan, Aram--ESB letters to


Box 4 Santoro, Suzanne


Box 4 Schaire, Geoffrey


Box 4 Schejdahl, Peter


Box 4 Schloss, Fritz (Fred)


Box 4 Schloss, Fritz (Fred)--ESB letters to


Box 4 Schloss, Lisanne


Box 4 Schloss, Lisanne--ESB letters to


Box 4 Schneemann, Carolee


Box 4 Schneider, Judy


Box 4 Schroth, Joseph


Box 4 Schuyler, James


Box 4 Shepard, Charles


Box 4 Short, Cynthia


Box 4 Shure, Brian


Box 4 Smith, Pat


Box 4 Snodgrass, Joan Gay


Box 4 Sofer, Ken


Box 4 Solin, Beth


Box 4 Spengler, Georgina (Gina)

Painter


Box 4 Stone, Claudia


Box 4 Storr, Robert


Box 4 Stucky, Silvia


Box 4 Sturm, Ilona and Wang Po Shu


Box 4 Sullivan, Bill


Box 4 Suzuki, Nana


Box 4 Teoli, Natasha


Box 4 Tomalia, Sylvia


Box 4 Trageser, Josiane


Box 4 Tricoli, Ida


Box 4 Turcato, Vana Caruso


Box 4 Twombly, Cy--ESB letters to


Box 4 Tworkov, Jack


Box 4 Tworkov, Jack--ephemera and ESB writings on Tworkov


Box 4 Villa, Emilio


Box 4 Valeria, Angela


Box 4 van den Elshout, Anne-Claire Josepha Maria


Box 4 Venturoli, Marcelo


Box 4 Vernarelli, Lucia

Painter and collage artist. Vernarelli, Helen DeMott and ESB were all best friends and were referred to as "Chelsea Girls" by Edwin Denby. In 1949 she, DeMott and ESB had a 3-person exhibition at the Pyramid Gallery in New York. She was married to Ernst Hacker.


Box 4 Vernarelli, Lucia



Box 5 Vernarelli, Lucia--ESB letters to


Box 5 Vidal, Gore--ESB letter to


Box 5 Walker, Pat


Box 5 Walton, Jim and Ellen


Box 5 Watson, Peggy


Box 5 Watt, Candace


Box 5 Weaver, William


Box 5 Werner, Hazel Hawthorne

Writer. She was known for her literary Greenwich Village and Provincetown literary salons.


Box 5 Whitney, Stanley


Box 5 Wilsey, Mary


Box 5 Wilson, Alan


Box 5 Wilson, Robert


Box 5 Wolf, Sarah


Box 5 Ziegler, Laura


Box 5 Zimmerman, Walter


Box 5 Zwerin, Michael


Box 5 Assorted


Box 5 Early Rome--from ESB


Box 5 1963--from ESB


Box 5 1978--from ESB


Box 5 1983--from ESB


Box 5 1984--letters and diary from ESB


Box 5 1985--from ESB


Box 5 1986--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1987--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1988--from ESB


Box 5 1989--from ESB


Box 5 1990


Box 5 1991--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1992--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1993--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1994--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1995--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1996--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1997--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1998--primarily from ESB


Box 5 1999--primarily from ESB


Box 5 2000--primarily from ESB


Box 5 2001--from ESB


Box 5 2002


Box 5 2003


Box 5 2006


Box 5 2007--from ESB


Box 5 2008--from ESB


Box 5 2010--2011--primarily from ESB


Box 5 Announcements from others


Box 5 Legal


Box 5 Postcards and cards


Box 5 Assorted Italian correspondence


Box 5 Postcards--Italian


Box 5 Assorted--including correspondence


Subseries I.B: Jacob Burckhardt

Includes drafts of letters by ESB and copies of the letters received by Jacob; and correspondence received from Jacob by ESB



Box 6 Edith Schloss Burckhardt to Jacob Burckhardt, 1970-2011


Box 6 Edith Schloss Burckhardt to Jacob Burckhardt--Postcards, 1973-2006


Box 6 Jacob Burckhardt to Edith Schloss Burckhardt, 1962-2011


Box 6 Jacob Burckhardt to Edith Schloss Burckhardt--Postcards, 1963-2009


Box 6 JB to ESB Empty Envelopes, various


Box 6 Assorted Photographs, 1983-2008 undated, 1983-2008, undated


Box 6 Hugh Correspondence, 1990 1997 2006 2008, 1990, 1997, 2006, 2008


Box 6 Art Projects, undated, unsigned


Box 6 ESB Diary, 2007 undated


Box 6 Newspaper Clippings, 1988 undated


Box 6 ESB Notes, 2010 2011 undated, 2010, 2011 undated


Box 6 Jacob Burckhardt's Diary (written by ESB), undated


Box 6 JB Childhood Ephemera, undated


Box 6 Correspondence to/from others, 1973-2010


Box 6 Miscellaneous, undated