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Joseph Urban papers, 1893-1998

Series V. Other Donations

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Subseries V.1 Gretl Urban



Box 34 Folder 7 Mementos



Box 35 Folder 1 & 2 Biographical files


Box 35 Folder 3 24 family photographs, 1903-1932


Box 35 Folder 4 Correspondence, 1979-1988



Box 40 Gretl Urban correspondence with Joseph Urban biographers Carter and Cole, 1946-1989

Added 2020. Accession number 2019.2020.170

(Also, "Carl Fischer, Inc. 1872-1972: 100 Years of Progress", as well as Columbia University. Columbia Library Columns, Feb. 1991 (Vol. 40, No 2) two copies; May 1988 (Vol. 37, No. 3)



Box 13V Shared MS 1 Gold plated cigarette case with seven diamond chips on clasp, 1 items; (10.5 x 7.5 x 1.5 cm)

(Given to Urban by Tony Biddle ca. 1925-1933, with Biddle's engraved inscription and signature inside the lid)

Gift of Gretl Urban, 9 October 1992


Subseries V.2: Cole, Robert & Randolph Carter [Urban biographers]



Box 35 & 36 Biographical notes



Box 36 Folder 4 Letters from Gretl Urban, 1980-1991



Box 36 & 37 Photographs for Urban biography



Box 39 24 Audiocassettes of Carter and Cole interviews with Gretl


Subseries V.3: Urban, Mary, 1928-1966



Box 37 Folder 3-8 Biographical notes



Box 38 Folder 1 Douggie [Donald M. Douglass] biography


Box 38 Folder 2 9 photographs of Urban rooms


Box 38 Folder 3 Urban Assoc., 1921-1937


Box 38 Folder 4 Guest lists, 1934-1946


Box 38 Folder 5-8 Exhibits, 1959-1966


Box 38 Folder 9 65 Slides of Mary Urban's paintings, 1964



Box 39 Folder 1 Banks, 1962-1964


Box 39 Folder 2 Wages, domestic staff, 1964-1966


Box 39 Folder 3 Reel to reel tape of Mary reading articles on Urban


Subseries V.4: Other Donations


Box 39 Folder 4 Other Donations



Box 14-E-11 Folder B.10 Japanese Calendar, 1994



Box 39 Folder 5 Video of Show Boat Documentary, 1994


Box 39 Folder 6 Exhibit blowups, Museum of City of New York


Box 39 Marion Davies: When Knighthood was in Flower. New musical score by Ben Model. [DVD Blu-Ray], 2017

Gift of The Publisher, 2019. Accession number 2019.2020.M054