Alfred H. Barr, Jr. Papersin The Museum of Modern Art Archives Barr
TABLE OF CONTENTS

Overview of the Collection

Arrangement

Biographical Note

Scope and Content Note

Restrictions

Related Material

Administrative Information

Additional Descriptive Data

Series 1: Correspondence

Series 1b: Barr Biographical: Honors and Awards

Subseries 1b.A. Awards (Plaques and Medals)

Subseries 1b.B. Certificates

Subseries 1b.C. Oversized Certificates

Series 1c: Correspondence from Mrs. Stanley B. Resor

Series 2: Tributes and Condolences 1981, 1983

Series 2a: Tributes 1962, 1972 and undated

Series 3: Abstract Art, Cubism, and Futurism ca. 1910-1973

Subseries A: General Subjects ca. 1930-1973

Subseries B: Abstract Art ca. 1917-1965

Subseries C: Cubism and Abstract Art ca. 1933-1940

Subseries D: Futurism ca. 1910-1954

Subseries E: Photographs

Series 3a: Barr/Feininger Material 1927-1944, 1956

Subseries A: Lyonel Feininger 1927-1956

Subseries B: Lux Feininger 1927, 1928, n.d.

Series 4: Foundation for Arts, Religion and Culture (ARC) 1962-1975

Subseries A: Correspondence 1962-1975

Subseries B: Miscellaneous Printed Matter

Series 5: Lectures, Speeches/Talks and Eulogies 1927-1969

Subseries A: General Slide Information: Picasso

Subseries B: Lectures 1927-1969

Subseries C: Talks and Speeches 1930-1968

Subseries D: Eulogies 1944, 1956, 1964

Subseries E: Renderings

Series 6: Exhibitions/Publications ca. 1934-1984

Subseries A: Non-Museum 1945-1955

Subseries B: Museum Related ca. 1934-1984

Subseries C: Addendum 1936

Series 7: Political Controversy ca. 1947-1968

Series 8: Soviet Matters ca. 1948-1974

Subseries I: Aspects of Barr's Soviet Interest 1948-1974

Subseries II: Soviet Publications ca. 1956-1968

Subseries III: Soviet Exhibition 1954-1972

Subseries IV: Soviet Clippings 1940-1974

Subseries V: Soviet Artists Collections

Series 9: Barr Writings ca. 1920-1970

Subseries A: Writing for fundraising CA. 1932-1960

Subseries B: Wall labels 1963, 1964, n.d.

Subseries C: Publicity releases ca. 1929-1967

Subseries D: Misc. writings for MoMA 1936-1946

Subseries E: Travel notebooks/calendars 1930s-1975

Subseries F: Barr articles 1918-1971

Series 9a: Chronicles ca. 1929-1970

Series 10: Personal/Desk 1927]-1973

Subseries A: Subject Areas 1927]-1973

Subseries B: Bryn Mawr: Mary Flexner Lectures: "Dogma and Practice in Modern Art" 1942, 1945-1946

Subseries C: MoMA Related 1932-1969

Subseries D: Art Workers' Coalition

Series 11: Matisse 1946, 1949-1975

Subgroup I: Matisse Book 1949-1952

Subgroup II: Matisse Exhibition 11/13/51-1/13/52

Subgroup III: Matisse Post-publication Material 1952-1975

Subgroup IV: Matisse Photographs 1890-1954

Subgroup V: Itemized List

Series: 11a: Matisse Adddenda 1931-1970

Series 12: Barr Picasso Papers ca. 1931-1975

Subseries I: Picasso Catalogs

Subseries II: General Subjects ca. 1944-1974

Subseries III: "Picasso Book"

Subseries IV: Picasso 80th Birthday Celebration 1962

Subseries V: Picasso 75th Anniversary Exhibition

Subseries VI: "Picasso 60" ca. 1944-1950

Subseries VII: Picasso proposed exhibitions ca. 1945-1949

Subseries VIII: "Picasso 50" ca. 1944-1946

Subseries IX: MoMA Bulletin. vol XII (no. 3). 1945 January 1945

Subseries X: Picasso "catalog v"

Subseries XI: Picasso: 40 1939-1940

Subseries XII: Picasso: an exhibition proposed

Subseries XIII: Miscellaneous Oversize Material

Series 12a: Barr Picasso Papers Addenda

Series 13: Russian Material ca. 1903-1974

Series 14: Harvard: Board of Overseers

Series 15: Family Letters and Early Education

Subseries A: General family letters

Subseries B: AHB letters to his parents 1930-1961

Subseries C: Early Barr Material 1902, 1911-1928

Subseries D: Printed Matter: Books

Subseries E: Miscellaneous

Series 16: Miscellaneous

Series 17: Removed Material; Formerly 3g and 3h

Subseries A: Series 1a 3g Material: Recommendations ca.1930s-1970s

Subseries B: Series 1a 3h Material: Fund Raising ca.1930s-1970s

Subseries C: Items removed from Series 10: Personal/Desk July 23, 1984

Series 18: Alfred H. Barr, Jr. / Nelson A. Rockefeller Papers ca. 1947-1971

Subseries I: NAR Collection: Acqusitions ca. 1947-1971

Subseries II: NAR Collection: Catalog ca. 1969-1970

Subseries III: Rockefeller window(s)

Subseries IV: NAR and New York State Council on the Arts