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Machine-readable finding aid derived from various sources,2007., 2007. Machine-readable finding aid created by Kathleene Konkle. Description is in English.

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Lincoln Kirstein
Title: Lincoln Kirstein Correspondence and Notes
Dates: 1940-1944
Quantity: 2.5 linear feet

Arrangement

The Papers are organized into three Series:
Series I: Correspodence with MoMA, 1942-1944
Series II: Notes and Reports, ca. 1940
Series III: Correspondence with Frances Hawkins


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

The records are open for research and contain no restricted materials.

Ownership and Literary Rights

The Lincoln Kirstein Correspondence are the physical property of The Museum of Modern Art. Literary rights, including copyright belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Rights to work produced during the normal course of Museum business resides with The Museum of Modern Art. For further information, and to obtain permission to publish or reproduce, contact the Museum Archivist.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Lincoln Kirstein Correspondence, [series.folder], The Museum of Modern Art Archives, New York.


Container List

 

Series I. Correspondence with The Museum of Modern Art 1942-1943

Volume Title Date
I.A Correspondence and Miscellany: A-C

Abbot
Abbott to Disston; November 19, 1942; TM; 2p; 3 copies; Books to be sent
Kirstein to Abbott; December 30, 1942; TM; 1p carbon; Naval Academy film
Kirstein to Abbott; January 4, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; "North America Paints"
Kirstein to Abbott; January 11, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Outstanding bills
Kirstein to Abbott; [Friday]; HW; 2p; Engineer Corps exhibit
Disston to Kirstein; May 4, 1943; TG; 1p Meeting with Abbott
Abbott to Kirstein; May 17, 1943; TL; 2p carbon; Engineer Corps exhibit
"Organization of Exhibition"; n.d.; HW; 2p; Outline
Kirstein to Abbott and Barry; [Sunday]; HW; 1p; Training camp life

John Abney
John Abney to Kirstein; October 27, 1942; TLS; 1p; Book purchase
Kirstein to John Abney; November 6, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

"Works to be brought before the acquisitions committee"
February 18, 1943; T; 3p carbon; Titles, values

"Seven Ministers Named to be ... "
March 24, 1943; N; 1p; Source unknown

Kirstein to Afredo Guido
December 31, 1942; TL; 2p

Harold Laskey, ALA
December 24, 1942; TLS; 1p; Latin - American joumals

Ines Amor to Kirstein
October 15, 1942; TLS; 1p; Enclosure to package

"American Abstract Art: A Mild Case of Cerebrosis"
T; 5p; Article

Corres. series between Kirstein and Alvaro Araujom, Inter-American Bureau of Information
August 4, 1942; TLS; 1p; Progress report
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Montevideo questions
November 18, 1942; TLS; 3p; Expenses
November 26, 1942; TLS; 1p; Shipping delay
December 1, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Progress report
December 10, 1942; TLS; 1p; Shipping delay
December 18, 1942; TLS; 1p carbon; Answers
March 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in the army
April 2, 1943; TLS; 1p

Kirstein to Jorge Arango
TL; 1p carbon; Reference

Kirstein to Rafael Arevalo Martinez, Biblioteca Nacional
January 19, 1943; TL; 1p 2 copies; Bulletin received in Spanish and English

Martinez to Kirstein
January 28, 1943; TLS; 1p; in Spanish

Kirstein to Martinez
February 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Gonzalo Ariza to Kirstein
January 1, 1943; TLS; 1p; Enclosure

Kirstein to Ariza
January 8, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Encouragement

Ariza to Kirstein
April 12, 1943; TLS; 1p; News from Bogota

Kirstein's secretary to Ariza
April 20, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Letter forwarded

Kirk Askew
Kirstein to Kirk Askew; November 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Julien Levy Gallery
Askew to Kirstein; December 9, 1942; TLS; 2p; exhibit
Kirstein to Askew; December 16, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

"Luis Herrera Guevara"
T; lp; Biography

"Monotypes in Color"
HW; 1p; List

"Urruchua"
T; 1p carbon; List

"Demetrio Urruchua"
HW; 1p; Biography

"Demetrio Urruchua"
T; 2p carbon; Biography

"Pictures by Luis Herrera Guevara"
T; 1p carbon; List

"Luis Herrera Guevara"
HW; lp; Biography

"Luis Herrera Guevara"
T; 1p carbon; Biography

Kirstein's secretary to Askew
February 10, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Enclosure to biographies

Askew's secretary to Disston
March 24, 1943; TLS; 1p; Enclosure to photograph

S.L.M. Barlow
Letter of introduction for S.L.M. Barlow; T; 1p carbon; 6 copies; In Portugese and Spanish
S.L.M. Barlow to Kirstein; n.d.; HW; 1p; Trip to South America
Kirstein to S.L.M. Barlow; January 7, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; South American contacts
S.L.M. Barlow to Kirstein; [Wednesday]; HW; lp; Thank-you note
S.L.M. Barlow; [March 6]; HW; lp; Trip report

Alfred H. Barr
Kirstein to Barr; June 4, 1942; HW; 3p; Art in Argentina
Kirstein to Barr; July 8, 1942; HW; 2p; Art in Argentina
Barr to Ulrich, cc. to Kirstein; August 18, 1942; TM; 3p carbon Mexican paintings
Kirstein to Barr; 21 December 1942; TM; 1p carbon; Article on Orozco
Kirstein to Barr; January 12, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Palm Beach show
Kirstein to Barr, Wheeler and Newmayer; January 18, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Town and Country and photograph request
Kirstein to Barr, Wheeler; January 27, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Velascos national monuments

Kirstein to Barry
February 16, 1943; TM; 1/2p carbon; Dr.Calgari print

George Beiswanger
George Beiswanger to Kirstein; October 31, 1942; TLS; 1p
Kirstein to Beiswanger; November 2, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

L. Berman
L. Berman to Kirstein; January 26, 1943; TLS; lp; Personal request
Kirstein to L. Berman; February 20, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

William Berrien
Antonio to Berni; December 1, 1942; TLS; 2p carbon; in Spanish
William Berrien to Kirstein; January 4, 1943; TLS; 2p; 2 copies; Personal news
Kirstein to William Berrien; January 6, 1943; TLS; 1p; Personal greeting
Kirstein to William Berrien; February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Miss Otero

Kirstein to George Biddle
January 29, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Jane Bowles
Jane Bowles to Kirstein; n.d.; HW; lp
Kirstein to Jane Bowles; December 31, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Enrique Camino Brent to Kirstein
August 24, 1942; HW; 1/2p; in Spanish

Herschel Brickel
Kirstein to Herschel Brickel; November 13, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Collection of folk art
Kirstein to Herschel Brickel; January 6, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Hernandez de Alba

John Baur, Brooklyn Museum to Lincoln Kirstein
November 20, 1942; TLS; 1p; Brazilain & Argentinian water colours

John Baur to Kirstein
November 23, 1942; TLS; 1p; Entry Forms; 92 copies

John Baur to Kirstein
November 27, 1942; TLS; 1p; Note returned

"Brazil"
Thn; 8p; Names, form letter

"Letter for Individual South ... "
T; 1p; Invtation letter blank

"Argentina"
Thn; 11p; Names, form letter

Brooklyn Museum to Kirstein
Nov, 16, 1942; TLS; 1p; S. American exhibition

Kirstein to Laurence Roberts
November 21, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Sharing of resources

Laurence Roberts to Kirstein
November 21, 1942; TLS; 1p; Contacting artists

Kirstein to Laurence Roberts
November 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Sample form letter

Laurence Roberts
December 3, 1942; TLS; 1p carbon; Sample form letter

John Baur to Kirstein
January 5, 1943; TLS; 1p carbon; Roberts in Army

Raoul Soldi to Kirstein
HW; 1p; in Spanish

Norah Borges de Torre
December 18, 1942; HW; 1p; in Spanish

Hector Basaldua
December 20, 1942; HW; 1p; in Spanish

Kirstein to John Baur
January 6, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Material being shipped

John Baur to Kirstein
January 7, 1943; TLS; 1p; Shipping details

John Baur to Kirstein
January 26, 1943; TLS; 1p; Shipping details

Kirstein to John Baur
January 27, 1943; TL; 1p; Shipping details

Invoice
January 22, 1943; Thn; 1p; Shipping bill

Kirstein to John Baur
April 26, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Missing painting

John Baur to Kirstein
April 28, 1942; TLS; 1p; Project update

Kirstein to Harry Bull, Town and Country
January 27, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Enclosure list of photographs

Harry Bull to Kirstein
February 5, 1943; TLS; 1p;Exhibition publicity

"Latin Americans at the Museum ... "
T; 3p carbon; 3 copies

Disston to Harry Bull
February 16 1943; TM; 1/2p and list; Captions

Horacio Butler
Kirstein to Horacio Butler; November 11, 1943; TL; 1p; Pesonal News
Horacio Butler to Kirstein, December 2, 1943; HW; 1p; in French, Personal news

Kirstein to Horacio Butler
February 25, 1942; TL; 1p 2 copies; Personal news

Lucia Capdepont to Kirstein
January 6, 1943; HW; 1p; in Spanish

Manoel S. Cardozo
Manoel S. Cardozo to Kirstein; February 9, 1943; TLS; 1p; Photograph donations
Kirstein to Manoel S. Cardozo, February 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon, Acknowledgement

"To Whom it May Concern"
January 21, 1943; TL; 1p; Elliott Carter reference

Kirstein to Stanton Catlin
June 1,1943; TL; 1p carbon; Personal news

Kirstein to E. Gerry Chadwick
TL; 1p carbon; "Ode" manuscript

Kirstein to George Chaffee
February 9, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Cover art rejected

Carlos Chavez
Kirstein to Carlos Chavez; November 6, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Personal news
Carlos Chavez to Kirstein, January 4, 1943; TLS; 1p, personal news
Kirstein to Carlos Chavez, January 8, 1943; TL; 1p carbon, personal news
Carlos Chavez to Kirstein, February 12, 1943; TLS; 1p, New York visit
Kirstein to Carlos Chavez, February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon, Clementina Otero

Kirstein to Atilio Chappori
February 2, 1943; TL; 1p 2 copies; Book donation

Kirstein to Lew Christensen
November 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Private Kahn

Lucy Citti Ferreira
Lucy Citti Ferreira to Kirstein; April 16, 1943; HW; 1p carbon; Natalie Disston to Citti Ferreria, April 26, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Stephen C. Clark
October 26, 1942; TLS; 1p; MoMA appointment
Kirstein to Stephen C. Clark; 18 January 1943; TM; 1p; Lecture series

Kirstein to Henry Clifford, Philadelphia Art Museum
January 22, 1943; TG; 1p; Velasco transportation

Henry Clifford to Kirstein
January 27, 1943; TG; 1p; Velasco difficulties

Kirstein to Henry Clifford
February 6, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Velasco show

Francis J Colligan, U.S. Embassy, Ecuador
Kirstein to Francis J Colligan, U.S. Embassy, Ecuador; December 16, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; E Kingman Riofio
Francis J. Colligan to Kirstein; January 20, 1943; TL; 2p carbon; E.Kingman Riofio
Kirstein to Francis J. Colligan; February 17, 1943; TLS; 1p carbon; Centro Ecuatoriano
Francis J. Colligan to Kirstein; March 2, 1943; TLS; 2p carbon; Norteamericano become

Disston to Miss Hawkins
March 10, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Museum members

Hubert Herring
[Nene] to [Dorisita]; August 10, 1942; TLS; 1p
Hubert Herring to the Editors, Committee on Cultural Relations with Latin America; n.d.; T; 1p copy; Editorial policy

Sydney A. Clark
Sydney A. Clark to Kirstein; October 30, 1942; TLS; 1p; Resume requested
Kirstein to Sydney A. Clark; November 9, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; List of photographers
Sydney A. Clark to Kirstein; November 11, 1942; TLS; 1p; Thank you for list

Elinor Halle to Kirstein
December 4, 1942; TLS; 1p; Enclosure to book

Lloyd Mallen to Kirstein
January 21, 1943; TLS; 1p; Raquel Forner

Kirstein to Lloyd Mallen
January 22, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Raquel Forner

Lloyd Mallen to Kirstein
January 26, 1943; TLS; 1p; Raquel Forner

Sydney A. Clark
Sydney A. Clark to Kirstein; March 8, 1943; TLS; 1p; Photo graphers
Disston to Sydney A.Clark; March 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Photographers' addresses
Sydney A. Clark to Disston; March 25, 1943; TLS; 1p

Juan J. Concha
Kirstein to Juan J. Concha; January, 1943; TL; 1p 2 copies; Missing books
[Disston] to Juan J. Concha; April 5, 1943; TL; 1p 2 copies; Missing books

Stanley Cosgrove
Stanley Cosgrove to Kirstein; November 6, 1942; HW; 1p; Paintings shipped
Kirstein to Stanley Cosgrove; November 21, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Review of Orozco work
Stanley Cosgrove to Kirstein; n.d.; HW; 2p
Stanley Cosgrove to Kirstein; February 9, 1943; HW; 1p; Returning to Canada
Kirstein to Stanley Cosgrove; February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Miss Courter to Kirstein
February 16, 1943; TM; 2p; Durlacher show framing

Aimee Crane
Aimee Crane to Kirstein; February 9, 1943; TLS; 1p; Hyperion press book
Kirstein to Aimee Crane; February 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Illustrations

Mrs. Murray Crane
"Mrs. Murray Crane"; February 21, 1943; HW; 1p; invitation; meet the press
Kirstein to Mrs. Murray Crane; January 20, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Declining invitation

John Cromwell
John Cromwell to Kirstein; November 28, 1942; TLS; 1p; Trip to Mexico
Kirstein to John Cromwell; December 1, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Mexican colleagues
John Cromwell to Kirstein; n.d.; HW; 1p; Biographical details
Kirstein to John Cromwell; December 1, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Mexican colleagues

Dr. Curt Lange
Kirstein to Dr. Curt Lange; December 21, 1942; TL; 1p; Received Boletin Latino Americano de Musica
Dr.Curt Lange to Kirstein; March 27, 1943; TLS; 1p 2 copies
Kirstein to Dr. Curt Lange; April 21, 1943; TL; 1p 2 copies; Acknowlegement

1942-1943
I.B Natalie Disston/Kirstein SA/Confidential

Ambassador Caffery
Kirstein to Ambassador [Caffery]; June 14, 1942; TL; 3p carbon; trip description, Rio de Jainero
Ambassador Caffery to Kirstein; June 16, 1942; TL; 1p; Letter received

Kirstein to Edward P. Maffitt
June 30, 1942; TL; 3p carbon; Trip description American Embassy, Argentina

Kirstein to Sherlock Davis, American Embassy, Argentina
August 1, [1942]; TL; 6p carbon; Argentina

"Basic proposals upon which axis propaganda now functions in Mexico"
T; l0p

Kirstein to Capt. Wm. Barday Harding, Military Intelligence Service
TL; 1p carbon; Enclosure to report

Capt. Wm. Barday Harding
Capt. Wm. Barday Harding to Kirstein; November 7, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Report received
"The present report .... "; n.d.; T; 15p carbon; Kirstein's Latin-American trip report

Rene D'Hamoncourt
Rene D'Hamoncourt to Kirstein; October 17, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Comments on draft
"Preliminary Draft of a plan for the Formation of A Department of Latin American Art in the Museum of Modem Art" ; n.d.; T; 21p carbon

"Questionaire Proposed by 'The Friends of Art'"
T; 3p carbon
"Folk Art in Mexico"; n.d.; T; 3p carbon; List
"Folk Art in Chile"; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; List
"Quinchamali: Pottery";n.d.; T; 2p carbon; List; bibliography
"Possible Committee for a Museum of Popular Art: Lima"; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; List of names
"Folk Art in Equador"; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; List
"Folk Art in Peru"; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; List
"Miscellaneous Folk Painting in New York"; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; List
"Folk Art in Columbia"; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; List
"Latin American Colonial and Folk Art in the Brooklyn Museum"; n.d.; T; 3p carbon; List

Agnes Morgan
Kirstein to Agnes Morgan; November 13, 1942; TL; 4p carbon; Search for military books
"Dr. Herbert Rosinski's List"; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; Titles
"Charles E. Mongan's List"; n.d.; T; 2p; carbon Titles
"Karl von Wachter .... "; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; Titles/prices

1942
I.C Correspondence and Miscellany: D-F

Kirstein's secretary to Da Camara Cascudo
April 21, 1942; T; 1p; 2 copies; Book received

[Edison] to Kirstein
Thn; 2p; Dance Archives
Miss Hawkins to Kirstein November 19, 1942; TM; 1p carbon;

Lola d'Ancona-Giorgi
Lola d'Ancona-Giorgi to Kirstein; March 10, 1943; HW; 1p
Disston to d'Ancona-Giorgi; March 11, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in the army

Hilda Davis, American Embassy, Montevideo
Kirstein to Hilda Davis; January 8, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
Hilda Davis to Kirstein; February 5, 1943; TLS; 2p
Kirstein to Hilda Davis; February 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; News from Uruguay
Kirstein to Hilda Davis; March 31, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Figari paintings
Barr to Hilda Davis; April 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in the army

Disston to Allan Dason, State Dept.
June 24, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein into the army

Agnes Dawson to Kirstein
October 5, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Figures received

Disston to Enrique de Losada
June 24, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Catalogue sent

Correspoondence series between Kirstein and Jorge de Castro
"Receipt for one hundred dollars"; June 6, 1942; T; 1/2p; 2 copies; in English & Spanish
June 16, 1942; TLS; 3p; 2 copies; Film project: Brazilian Naval Academy
October 11, 1942 TLS; 4p
October 16, 1942; TLS; 1p
November 1, 1942; TLS; 4p
November 6, 1942; TL; 2p carbon;
November 11, 1942; TL; 2p carbon;
December 2, 1942; HW 5p
December 6, 1942; TG; 1p
December 16, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; De Castro in army
December 28, 1942; TLS; 3p
January 13, 1943; TLS; 1p
January 20, 1943; TG 1p Funding dispute
n.d.; TG; 1p
February 11, 1943; TLS; 1p; Paintings not received
February 14, 1943; TG; 1p
n.d.; HW; 1p
April 30, 1943; TG 1p
July 19, 1943; TL; 1p carbon;

Correspondence series between Kirstein and Alvaro de Silva
February 1, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Herrera exhibition
February 7, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 10, 1943; TL; 1p carbon;

De Torre to Kirstein
December 28, 1942; HW; 1p; in Spanish

d'Harnoncourt
d'Harnoncourt to Kirstein; October 17, 1942; TL; 4p 3 copies; Draft & original
Kirstein to d'Harnoncourt; November 16, 1942; TL; 3p 3 copies; Latin collection
Kirstein to d'Harnoncourt; 24 November 1942; TL; 1p carbon
Kirstein to d'Harnoncourt; February 12, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

"Preliminary Draft of a Plan for the A Department of Latin American art"
T; 21p carbon

"Latin-American Painting: A Comparative Sketch"
1943; T; 3p carbon; By Lincoln Kirstein

"Latin American Colonial Folk Art in the Brooklyn Museum"
T; 3p carbon; List

"Questionaire proposed by the"Friends of Folk Art in Mexico"
T; 3p carbon

"Folk Art in Chile"
T; 1p carbon

"Quinchamali: Pottery"
T; 2p carbon

"Forward"
T; 3p carbon; Introduction

"Categories of Objects in the Folklore Collection now existing .... "
T; 4p carbon

"Possible Committee for a Museum of Popular Art: Lima"
T; 1p carbon

"Miscellaneous Folk Painting in in New York"
T; 1p carbon

"Folk Art in Ecuador"
T; 1p carbon

"Folk Art in Peru"
T; 1p carbon

"Folk Art in Columbia"
T; 1p carbon

"Folk Art in Mexico"
T; 3p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Ignacio Dias Morales
November 12, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; South American contacts
December 12, 1942;TLS; 1p
March 31, 1943; TLS; 1p
April 20, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in the Army
April 28, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Photographs received

Kirstein to Richard Doubs
December 23, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Dance Archives

Corres. series between Stella Drabkin, Philadelpia Art Alliance to Kirstein
November 19, 1942; TLS; 1p Looking for Brazilian
November 21, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; prints

Corres. series between Gustavo Duran and Kirstein
August 24, 1942; TLS; 2p; Personal news
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Dudley Easby CIAA and Kirstein
November 30, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
January 1, 1943; TLS; 1p
January 4, 1943; TL; 1p carbon;
January 16, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 19, 1943; TLS; 1p
March 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Kirstein to Camilo Egas
November 11, 1942; TL

Corres. series between Robert F. Woodward, American Embassy in Bolivia and MoMA
January 18, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Museum Publications
January 27, 1943 TL; 1p carbon; received
January 27, 1943 TM; 2p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Ildefonso Falcao, Consul General of the United States of Brazil
January 7, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Camargo Guameiri
January 11, 1943 TLS; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Corp. T. Lux Feininger
December 31, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Paintings needed
January 7, 1943; HW; 1p
January 12, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Request for paintings

Corres. series between Kirstein and Justino Fernandez
October 31, 1942; HW; 1p
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
December 2, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Maria Elena Figari
Maria Elena Figari to Kirstein; February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; in Spanish
Disston to Barr; March 15, 1943; TM; 1/2p
Barr to Maria Elena Figari; April 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between David Finley, National Gallery of Art and Disston
July 9, 1942; TLS; 1p; Meeting Mr. Butler
June 24, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Catalogue sent
June 26, 1943; TLS; 1p; Catalogue received

Olga Anhalzer-Fisch
Olga Anhalzer-Fisch to Kirstein; February 10, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Rug shipped
Disston to Ulrich; March 5, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Payment
Disston to Dudley; March 5, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Payment
Dudley to Anhalger-Fisch; July 19, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Import information

Corres. series between Dudley Fitts, Council of National Defence and Kirstein
February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Ocampo poems sent
February 25, 1944; TLS; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Alfred Frankenstein, San Francisco Chronicle
November 16, 1942; TLS; 1p; Domingo Santa Cruz
November 23, 1942; TL; 2p carbon
December 8, 1942; TLS; 1p

Kirstein to Albert Franklin
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Latin American research

Corres. series between Kirstein and Thomas Hart Fisher
October 12, 1942; TLS; 2p; Introducing Laura
November 6, 1942 TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Gisele Freund and Kirstein
September 26, 1942; TL; 4p carbon; Latin-American project proposal for Francis Taylor, Metropolitan Museum of Art
October 10, 1942; TLS; 3p carbon
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
November 19, 1942; TLS; 2p carbon
January 18, 1943; TLS; 2p carbon
February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and The Consul General of Peru
January 25, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Corres Cultura Peruana
January 26, 1943; TLS; 1p Tourismo sent
January 28, 1943 TL; 1p

1942-1943
I.D Correspondence and Miscellany: G-R

"Through an Alien Eye" - Corres. series between Kirstein and Gregorio Gasman, Forma
October 1942; T; 9p carbon; Forma article by Kirstein
October 25, 1942; TLS; 1p; Article received
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
March 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
March 16, 1943; TL; 1/2p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Gimbel Brothers
January 28, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
January 30, 1943; TLS; 1p; School of Cuzco exhibition

Kirstein to Philip 1. Goodwin
November 13, 1942; TL; 1p; Genevive Maylor photos

Kirstein to Juan Gorrell
May 31, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Guyasamin

Kirstein to Arthur E. Gropp
November 12, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Research exchange

Corres. series between Barr and Xavier Guerrero
January 29, 1943; TLS; 1p carbon; in Spanish
February 6, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; in Spanish

Corres. series between Kirstein and Alfredo Guido
July 29, 1942; T; Invitation; in Spanish
December 31, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Paintings exhibited
January 13, 1943; HW; 1p; in Spanish
January 22, 1943; TL; 1p copy; Brooklyn exhibition
January 22, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Spanish translation
May 4, 1943; HW; 4p; in Spanish
May 4, 1943; TL; 2p; English translation
May 25, 1943 TL; 1p copy; Exhibition news
May 26, 1943 TL; 1p carbon; Spanish translation
June 1, 1943; TL; 1p copy; News
June 2, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Spanish translation

Edith Halpert, Downtown Gallery to Kirstein
January 7, 1943; TLS; 1p; Harry Bull painting

Corres. series between Kirstein and Lewis Hanke, Library of Congress
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Archive report
November 13, 1942; TLS; 1p

Kirstein to Allen Baird Hastings
November 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Notes received

Corres. series between Kirstein and Miss Hawkins
January 19, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Kirstein draft notice
21 January 1943; TM; 1p carbon
January 21, 1943; TM; 1/2p carbon
February 17, 1943; TM; 1/2p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein & Juan Hernandez L, Comision Mexicanade Cooperacion Intelectual
October 26, 1942; TLS; 1p; in Spanish
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p; Books received
November 13, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Spanish translation

Corres. series between Kirstein and Gregorio Hernadez de Alba
January 17, 1943; TLS; 1p carbon; in Spanish
January 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; English translation
February 2, 1943; TL; 1p; Personal greetings
February 2, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Spanish translation

Corres. series between Kirstein and Luis Herrera Guevara
n.d.; T; 1p, Exhibition report
February 25, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Spanish translation
n.d.; HW; 1p; in Spanish
March 16, 1943; TL; 1p; Kirstein in Army
March 20, 1943; TL; 1p; Spanish translation
April1, 1943; HW; 2p carbon; in Spainsh
April 1, 1943; TL; 1p; English translation
April 14, 1943; TL; 1p copy
April 14, 1943; TL; 1p; Spanish translation

Corres. series between Kirstein and I.A. Hirschmann, Bloomingda1es
February 19, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; invitaiton to concert declined
February 20, 1943; TLS; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Lewis M. Issacs, secretary "Edward MacDowell Association"
January 12, 1943; TL; 1p; Kirstein in army
January 25, 1943; TLS; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Concha Romero James, Pan-American Union
November 13, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; information exchange
December 1, 1942; TLS; 1p
n.d.; T; 2p; list of articles
December 1942; TL; 1p carbon
December 5, 1942; TLS; 1p
December 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and MacGill James, National Gallery
November 30, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Justino Fernandez, visiting scholar
December 1, 1942; TLS; 1p
December 3, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Karpel
December 11, 1942; TM; 1/2p carbon; Latin-American books received
December 16, 1942; TM; 1/2p carbon
January 22, 1943; TM; 1/2p; 2 copies
Elizabeth Wilder, LC to Kirstein; January 20, 1943; TLS; 1p; murals

Corres. series between Kirstein and Mrs. Clarence Ruth Kennedy
January 7, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Raffael Barradas
January 17, 1943; HW; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Dr. Lawrence Kinnaird
November 12, 1942; TLS; 2p carbon; news from American Embassy in Chile
November 20, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Mrs. Alfred A. Knopf
November 18, 1942; TLS; 1p; Isabella de la Palencia manuscript declined
November 21, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
December 31, 1942; TLS
January 11, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
January 13, 1943; TLS; 1p; Kirstein manuscript
January 28, 1943; TLS; 1p Horatio Butler illustrations
January 29, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 5, 1943; TLS; 1p
Apri1 1, 1943; TLS; 1p; Jane Bowles novel sent
April 12, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in army

H.K. Travers, Dept of State to Kirstein
January 9, 1943; TLS; 1p; Michal Kondracki visa

Corres. series between Kirstein and Erwin Kraus
October 6, 1942; TLS; 2p; Luis Alberto Acuna
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; missing shipment
November 17, 1942; TLS; 1p
November 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
January 6, 1942; TLS; 1p; Alfonzo Ramirez F.
January 12, 1942; TL; 1p
February 3, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 16, 1943; TLS; 1p carbon
"Primer Salon Annual de Artistas"; n.d.; T; 13p; exhibition catalogue
"Exposicion de Pintura"; February 1943; T; 2p; exhibition catalogue
"Galeria de Arte"; Feb; T; 2p; exhibition catalogue
"Galeria de Arte"; March; T; 2p; exhibition catalogue
March 17, 1943; TLS; 1p
March 31, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in the army
May 14, 1943; TLS; 1p
May 14, 1943; TLS; 1p
May 24, 1943; Tl; 1p carbon; exhibition catalogue sent
May 31, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
June 30, 1943; TLS; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Edmundo Lassalle
April 27, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein manuscript returned
n.d.; HW; 1p
May 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Charles Todd Lee
December 9, 1942; TLS; 1p; Peruvian art
January 20, 1943; TL; 1p
February 8, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 22, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 26, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
March 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Alicia Bustamente Vernal to
Sept 16, 1943; TL; 2p copy; in Spanish

"The Wisdom of Prieto's People" Corres. series between Kirstein and John Lehman, Hogarth Press
T; 2p copy; poem
January 7, 1943; TG; 1p; For My Brother published
January 18, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 3, 1943; TLS; 1/2p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Waldo G. Leland, American Council of Learned Societies
December 7, 1942; TLS; 1p; invitation
December 9, 1942; Tl; 1p carbon

Mrs. Doris Fish to Frances Levine
T; 1p; enclosure

Kirstein to Jose Alfred Llerena
January 19, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; gift acknowledgement

Kirstein to Jose M. Lopetoto
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Argentina Grafica

Asociacion Industriales Graficos de la Argentina to Kirstein
July 21, 1942; TLS; 1p; in Spanish

MacLeish to Kirstein
October 10, 1942; TLS; 1p; Material sent

Corres. series between Kirstein and Porter McCray, OCIAA
December 31, 1942; TLS; 1p; Alicia Bustamente
January 4,1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 3, 1943; TLS; 1p; Brazil Builds copies to be sent
February 5, 1943; TL; 2p carbon
February 17, 1943; TLS; 1p

Kirstein to E.H. Mabley
February 20, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kenneth Wasson

Corres. series between Kirstein and Macy's
March 5, 1943; TLS; 1p; Brazllian art collection
March 13, 1943; TM; 1/p
March 23, 1943; TM; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Paul Magriel
February 8, 1943; TG; 1p; character reference required
February 9, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Maruja Mallo
December 16, 1942; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Reproduction received
January 14, 1943; HW; 1p; in Spanish
April 15, 1943; HW; 1p; in Spanish
April 28, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; books received
May 5, 1943; HW; 1p; 2copies; original and translation
June 7, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; clippings received

Corres. series between Kirstein and John Marshall, The Rockefeller Foundation
January 18, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; meeting requested
February 8, 1943; TM; 1p; funding requested for Dance Archives
February 17, 1943; TL; 2p carbon
March 8, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies

Corres. series between Kirstein and John Martin, Dance Ed. NY Times
January 15, 1943; TLS; 1p; Rosetta O'Neil
January 27, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Pierre Mattise
October 30, 1942; TLS; 1p; Chagall Aleko drawings declined
November 21, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Barr to Miss Miller cc to Kirstein
November 27, 1942; TM; 1p; South American painting

"Sergio Millet"
HW; scrap of paper; address

Corres. series between Kirstein and Nicanor Miranca
September 28, 1942; TL; 2p; article being written
November 9, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein, Barr and G.R. Mrirk, Lincoln School
December 10, 1942; TLS; 1p; Latin American dinner
December 15, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
"Guest List"; n.d.; T; 1p
"D'Amico thinks .... "; n.d.; T; scrap of paper
"Resume of Dinner-Meeting"; December 18, 1942; T; 2p
December 19, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
February 3, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Agnes Mongan, Fogg Museum
January 22, 1943; TLS; 1p; books to be delivered
January 25, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
January 27, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Roberto Montenegro
October 14, 1942; TLS; 1p carbon; in Spanish
December 1, 1942; TL;1p; 3 copies

Corres. series between Kirstein and Henry Allen Moe, Guggenheim Foundation Lloyd Wolf to Kirstein
November 11, 1942; TL; 2 p carbon; recommendation for Gregorio Hernandes de Alba
November 13, 1942; TLS; 1p
November 18, 1948; TL; 1p carbon
n.d.; TLS; small card - acknowledgement
November 19, 1942; TL; 2p carbon
November 30, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; enclosure
December 2, 1942; TLS; 1p; acknowledgement
February 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Martha Graham
February 19, 1943; TLS; 1p
"Guggenheim Latin America Fellowships, 1942"; T; 2p; press release
"John Simon Guggenheim Memorial Foundation", 1943; T; 4p; list of recipients

Kirstein to Grace L. McCann Morley
June 18, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Friction between the two parties
San Francisco Museum of Art; 2 copies

Corres. series between Kirstein and Arthur Murphy
January 25, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Ballet sketches
January 29, 1943; HW; 1p
February 12, 1943; HW; 1p
February 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

"Portraits by Genevieve Naylor"
T; 5p; List

Corres. series between Kirstein and Lydia A. Nadejena
HW; 1p February 10, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Kirstein to Pablo Neruda
February 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Nancy Newhall
November 4, 1942; TLS; 1p; Kirstein joining the Committee on Photography
November 9, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
December 2, 1942; TM; 1/2p

Corres. series between Kirstein and Johnathan Newcomb
December 10, 1942; TLS; 1p; Meeting postponed
December 16, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and New York Public Library
February 19, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Nijinsky photographs
February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 24, 1943; TLS; 1p

Kirstein to David K. Niles
November 30, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; White House invitation

"Painters in Latin America"
HW; 4p; Original Kirstein draft "Painters in Latin America"
March 9, 1943; N; 6p; NY Times clipping

Kirstein to R. Henry Norwe, American Ambassador, Peru
August 24, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; & 2 business cards

Kirstein to Maria Rosa Oliver
December 29, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Help required

Corres. series between Kirstein and University of Louisville
July 3, 1943; TG; 1p; Speaking engagement

Corres. series between Kirstein and Manuel Angeles Ortiz
January 22, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies
February 20, 1943; HW; 2p; Biography needed
March 11, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies
March 4, 1943; TM; 1/2p

Kirstein to Manuel Tello and others
Kirstein to Manuel Tello; November 5, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Reference letter for Clementina Otero
Kirstein to Museum of Costume Art; February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
Kirstein to Martha Graham; February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
Kirstein to Theatre Prod. Services; February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
Kirstein to Clementina Otero; February 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series betweeen CIAA, New Pencil Points and Kirstein
June 25, 1942; TLS; 1p; South-American architecture
June 25, 1942; TLS; "Noticia" 1942; T; 4p

Raul Maria Pereira to Kirstein
June 7, 1943; TLS; 1p carbon; Spanish and translation

Corres. series between Kirstein and Amelia Poleiri de Viana
August 7, 1942; HW; small card; Personal news
November 9, 1942; TL; 1p; 2 copies
January 20, 1943; TLS; 1p carbon; in Spanish

L. Pollinger to Kirstein
February 17, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies
March 25, 1943; TLS; 1p; Publishing news

Elizabeth Prevost to Kirstein
October 21, 1942; TLS; 1/2p; Personal news

Kirstein to Jose Maria Quimper
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p; Missing cultural report

Kirstein to Gonzalo Ariza and others
April 27, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Daniel Catton Rich
Kirstein to Pierre Verger; April 27, 1942; TL; 1p; introduction
Kirstein to Patricia Ycaza; April 28, 1942; TL; 1p

Kirstein to Kennet Richter, Spot Films Phone messages for Barr
December 1, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Film on North American
November 30; HW; 2p; Art

Corres. series between Kirstein and Frederick Robinson, Museum of Fine Arts in Springfield, Mass.
TLS; 1p; Speaking engagement
November 24, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Abbott, Nelson Rockefeller
October 30, 1942; TLS; 1p; Latin American Folk
November 24, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Art Proposal
January 4, 1943; TLS; 1p ; 2 copies; Confidential trip planned
February 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Enclosures
February 20, 1943; TLS; 1p; Enclosures received

Corres. series between Kirstein and Attilio Rossi
January 8, 1943; TLS; 2p carbon; in Spanish
January 18, 1942; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Puerreydons
February 25, 1943; TLS; 1p; in Spanish
March 31, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies

1942-1943
I.E Correspondence and Miscellany: S-Z

Sabogal to Kirstein
August 22, 1942; TLS; 2p; 2 copies; in Spanish

Corres. series between Kirstein and Eduardo Sacriste
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Personal news
November 22, 1942; TLS; 1p Personal news
December 1, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
n.d.; TLS; 12P; Newspaper cl1pping
"Sent to AHB"; March 19, 1943; HW; note
April 6, 1932; TG; 1p; Paintings arrived

Corres. series between Kirstein and Filomena Salas
January 16, 1943; TLS; 12P; in Spanish
February 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Personal news

Corres. series between Kirstein and Juan A. Orrego Salas
August 27, 1942; TLS; 1p; Jorge Arango Sanin
January 19, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Jorge Hutarte M. & Augusto Baratta Museo Nacional San Sanvador
January 7, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Tzunpame magazine
January 30, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 26, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Ferrant photographs

Corres. series between Kirstein and Lusi Saslawsky
November 9, 1942; TL: 1p carbon; Personal news
December 29, 1942; TLS; 1p
January 28, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Personal news

"A Handbook of Italian Renaissance ... "
T; 4p; Promotional material
"Modem Mexican Art"; n.d.; N; 1p clipping; Newspaper ad
"I wanted you to know that. .. "; n.d.; T; 1p carbon; Schmecebier biography
"St. Paul Gallery ... "; n.d.; T; 2p; Schmecebier lectures
"Bulletin of the Minneapolis .. ,,"; n.d.; T; 4p; Institute of Arts
"News from the University of. .. "; n.d.; T; 5p; Schmeckbier book

Robert Chamberlain, Cultural Relations and William L Schurz, State Dept.
December 10, 1942; TL; 4p; carbon Guatemalan art

Corres. series between Kirstein and William L. Schurz
TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein opinion valuable
November 9, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Invitation to see exhibit
December 11, 1942; TLS; 1p
December 16, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; South American painting
December 31, 1942; TLS; lp; Interested Kirstein book
January 4, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Book not to be translated

Corres. series between Kirstein and Charles Seeger,Pan-American Union
November 16, 1942; TLS; 1p; Music publication sent
November 21, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Gustavo's Recordings of Latin American Songs and Dances
November 24, 1942; TLS; 1p
November 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
December 16, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Camargo Guarneri opera
December 19, 1942; TLS; 1p; Carmela MacKenna
December 23, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Carleton Smith
September 28, 1942; TLS; 1p; Personal greetings
November 7, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; South American trip
October 31, [1942]; HW; 1p
November 13, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Trip advice
November 17, 1942; TLS; 1p
November 24, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Brazilian art history
n.d.; T; 1/2p; Enclosure to slide list
"Suggestions for Color Slides"; n.d.; T; 2p carbon; Olivera Society
November 27, 1942; TLS; 1p
November 30, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
Kirstein to Miss Hawkins; January 21, 1943; TM; 3p carbon; Suggestions for C. Smith
February 14, 1943; TLS; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and R.C. Smith, Hispanic Foundation, Library of Congress
December 1, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Confidentiality of report
January 18, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Brazilian chapter
January 22, 1943; TLS; 1p; Comments
January 25, 1945; TL; 1p carbon
January 28, 1945; TLS; 1p
February 2, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Museum catalogue
February 3, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Photograph of Franz Post
February 4, 1943; TLS; 1p; landscape
February 13, 1943; TLS; 1p
February 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 20, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Photographs sent
February 22, 1943; TLS; 1p
March 3, 1943; TLS; 1p; Photographs missing
March 4, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
March 8, 1943; TLS; 1p; Photographs arrived
March 8, 1943; TL; 1p
March 9, 1943; TS; 2p; Receipt
March 31, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Photographs sent
April 7, 1943; TLS; 1p; Photographs arrived
April 24, 1943; TS; 2p; Receipt

Corres. series between Kirstein and James Stem
November 3, 1942; HW; 1p; Time magazine
November 11, 1942 TL; 1p carbon; controversy

Corres. series between Kirstein and David Stimer, WNYC
January 3, 1943; TLS; 1p; American Music Festival
January 4, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
January 22, 1943; TLS; 1p; Speaking engagment
January 23, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Camargo Guarneri

"The Institute of Fine Arts ... " Kirstein to Morris Stokes
February 10, 1943; T; Invitation Prof. Edgar Wind lecture
January 20, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Invitation accepted

Corres. series between Kirstein and Bryan Holme, Studio Publications "American Painting North and South"
October 9, 1942; TLS; 2p Request for article
November 23, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Enclosure to article
n.d.; T; lp carbon; Article
January 4, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Corrections
January 15, 1943; TLS; 1p; Corrections received

Corres. series between Kirstein and E. Taylor, Pan-American Union
November 16, 1942; TLS; 1p; Exchange of publications
November 18, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Kirstein to Francis Taylor, Met
November 13, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Personal greetings

Corres. series between Kirstein and John Thatcher
December 18, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Pedro Figari paintings available
December 23, 1942; TLS; 1p
December 23, 1942; HW; 2p; Personal news
December 28; 1942; TL; 1p carbon
January 2, 1943; TLS; 1p
January 7, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Disston and Jeanne Thayer
January 13, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Messages for Kirstein
January 14, 1943; TLS; 1p

John Abbott to Charles Thomson, Dept. of State cc. to Kirstein
September 25, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Committee on Art

Corres. series between Kirstein and Augusto Torres Garcia
February 4, 1943; TLS; 1p; in Spanish
March 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in army

Kirstein to Ulrich
January 18, 1943; TM 1/2p carbon; Exhibition funding
"LK advanced by IU"; n.d.; HW; 3 1/2p; Calculations
Kirstein to Ulrich; December 1, 1942; TM; 8p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Demetrio Urruchua, Disston
November 11, 1942; TL; 2p carbon; Monotypes arrived
n.d.; TL; 1p carbon; in Spanish
February 18, 1943; HW; 1p; in Spanish
February 25, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Personal news
March 1, 1943; TM; 1/2p; Photographs for Barr
March 5, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Exhibition reviews sent
n.d.; TL; 1p; Received
April 10, 1943; HW; 1p; 2 copies; Original and translation
April 27, 1943; TL; 1p; 2 copies; Kirstein update

Corres. series between Kirstein and Pierre Uerger
October 23, 1942; HW; 1p; Photographs sent
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p
December 6, 1942; HW; 1p
December 11, 1942; HW; 1p
December 16, 1942; HW; 1p
"Liste de Noms de Dances ... "; n.d.; HW; 1p; Peruvian Indian Dances
March 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Photographs received
March 16, 1943; TM 1/2p; Urgent need for film
April 6, 1943; HW; 1p

Corres. series between Kirstein and William Vogt
January 29, 1943; HW; card Invitation to dinner
February 1, 1943; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Wadsworth Athenaeum
January 27, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; A very Museum
February 3, 1943; TLS; 1p; prints requested
February 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 23, 1943; T; 1p; 2 copies; Invoice

Kirstein to John Walker, National Gallery
December 9, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Justino Fernandez
January 11, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Exhibition catalogue sent

Kirstein to Lewis Hanke, Hispanic Foundation
November 19, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Mrs Edward Warburg

Corres. series between Kirstein and Kenneth Wasson
August 24, [1942]; TL; 1p copy Making plans
November 1, 1942; TLS; 3p Personal news
November 5, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Trip details
November 24, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Folk art museum project
January 30,1943; TLS; 2p Marionettes
February 16, 1943; TL; 1p
December 1942; HW; card Christmas greetings
February 28, 1943; TLS; 1p; Personal news
March 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein in army
May 2, 1943; TLS; 1p; Personal news

Corres. series between Kirstein and Inter-American Monthly
November 17, 1942; TLS; 2p Article requested
November 18, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Kirstein to H.T. Curtiss, OWI
February 12, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Marian Hanna Winter

Corres. series between Kirstein and Nathaniel Wolff
TLS; 1p; Personal news
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Dance world news
October 17, 1942; TLS; 1p; Coquet
November 24, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Lloyd Wulf
October 16, 1942; TLS; 4p News from Ecuador
November 6, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
November 19, 1942; TLS; 3p; News from Ecuador
November 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
November 20, 1942; TL; 1p; Pomasqui trip
[Helen] to Kirstein; n.d.; T; 1/2p Attachment to letter
December 7, 1942; TLS; 1p; News from Ecuador
December 7, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Slides sent to Kirstein
December 15, 1942; TLS; Ip Luis Alberto Herredia
"Kodaslide ... "; n.d.; T; 1/2p; List of slides content
Eastman Kodak to Lloyd Wulf; February 15, 1943; TLS; 1/2p Slides forwarded
February 17, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Missing slides
February 25, 1943; TLS; 3p; Personal news
March 5, 1943; TM 1/2p Payment requested
Disston to Wulf; March 16, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
May 21, 1943; TLS; 2p Slides forwarded

Kirstein to John Trumbull Collection, Yale University
February 6, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Photograph requested
February 23, 1943; T; 1p 2 copies Invoice

Corres. series between Kirstein and Jack Wilkinson
November 2, 1942; TL; 4p copy Biography
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon
December 2, 1942; HW; 2p; Sample photographs sent
[Photographs of Jack Wilkinson]; n.d.; 2x Head shot, painting mural
December 16, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Corres. series between Kirstein and Elizabeth Wilder, Archives of Hispanic Foundation
January 18, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Missing photographs
January 22, 1943; TL; 1p carbon
February 19, [1943]; TLS; 1p
March 5, 1943; TL; 1p carbon; Personal news

R. Rocker, Who's Who to Kirstein
January 25, 1943; TLS; 1p; & form

John Whitney for Kirstein
May 11, 1942; TLS; 1p; 3 copies; Letter of Introduction

Corres. series between Kirstein and Monroe Wheeler
December 18, 1942; TM 1p carbon; Title of American Show
January 15, 1943; TM 1p carbon; Beck Co. engravings
"Realism and Magic Realism"; n.d.; T; 4p; Kirstein text
January 15, 1943; TM; 1/2p; Latin-American show
"Photos to be made by Sunami"; January 15, 1943; T; 1p carbon; List of countries, titles
January 18, 1943; TM; 1/2p; Latin-American book
January 21, 1943; TM; 1p; Siqueiros denied visa
January 22, 1943; TM; 1p; Siqueiros show
January 26, 1943; TM; 1p carbon; Latin-American book
F. Pemas to Kirstein; January 28, 1943; TM; 1/2p; Latin-American book

Kirstein to Miss Jean Watson
November 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Request Inter-American

1942-1943
I.F South American Trip

"Copies of Correspondence ... "
T; 1p carbon; Kirstein / Abbott list

Kirstein to Abbott
[Tuesday]; HW; 1p; Personal apologies

John E. Lockwood, OIAA to Board #44
February 20, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Permission to travel denied to Kirstein
February 23, 1942; TL; 1p carbon

Kirstein to Nelson A. Rockefeller
February 25, 1942; TG; 1p Trip details

Nelson A. Rockefeller to Abbott
April 4, 1942; TLS; 1p Trip funding
April 22, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Trip funding
April 29, 1942; TLS; 1p; CIAA involvement

Abbott to J.M. Costa Leite
April 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein introduction
Abbott to Conrado Traverso; April 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein introduction
Abbott to Anibal Jara; April 28, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Kirstein introduction

Abbott to Kirstein
May 11, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Expenses estimate

A.J. Akin to Abbott
June 13, 1942; TG; 1p; Will call

"Cablegram received from Kirstein ... "
June 10, 1942; T; 1p carbon; Segal war series

Miss Dudley to Abbott, Ulrich
18 June 1942; TM; 1/2p; Enclosure to list
"South American Agents ... " n.d.; T; 2p carbon; List of names

Miss Dudley to Abbott
July 2, 1942; TM; 1p; 2 copies; Cable for Kirstein

Barr to Abbott
July 2, 1942; TM; 1p; Enclosure to letter
Kirstein to Barr; June 19, 1942; TL; 1p excerpt; Description of objects

Kirstein to Abbott
July 11, 1942; TG; 1p; Custom procedures
Miss Dudley to Abbott; July 14, 1942; TG; 1p; Artists certificates
Abbott to Kirstein; July 14, 192; TG; 1p; Artist certificates

Kirstein to Abbott
July 19, 1942; HW; 1p; Trip details / Chile

Miss Dudley to Abbott
July 27, 1942; TM; 1p; Enclosure to letter
Dudley to Kirstein; July 14, 1942; TL; 1p carbon; Custom certificates

Kirstein to Abbott
September 1, [1942]; HW; 3p; Trip details / Columbia

Kirstein to Abbott
January 11, 1943; TM; 1p; Expenses

1942-1943
I.G.1 South American Artists Kirstein Reviews

Argentina: Antonio, Juan
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Badi, Aquilles
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Basaldua, Hector
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Berni, Antonio
T; 2p carbon; Review

Argentina: Borges De La Torre, Nora
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Butler, Horacio
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Del Prete, Juan
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Forner, Ftaquel
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Gomez Comet, Ramon
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Guido, Alfredo
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Ortiz, Manuel Angeles
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Pena, Ballester
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Placeenza, Omofrio
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Rossi, Attilio
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Soldi, Rau1
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Spilmbergo, Lino
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: Urruchua, Demetrio
T; 1p carbon; Review

Argentina: "Graphic Art"
T; 4p carbon; Review

Brazil: Berring, Edith
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Cardozo, Benjamin Jr.
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Citti Ferreira, Lucci
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Deane, Percy
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: De Veija Guignard, Alberto
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Morass, Jose
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Pancetti, Jose
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Praseres, Heitor
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Pinet, Genevieve
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Rossi Ossir, Paolo
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Robollo Gonzalez, Francisco
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Santa Rosa, Tomas
T; 1p carbon; Review

Brazil: Sousa, Emilio
T; 1p carbon; Review

Chile: Herrera Guevara, Luis
T; 1p carbon; Review

Columbia: Acuna, Luis Alberto
T; 1p carbon; Review

Columbia: Ariza, Gonzalez
T; 1p carbon; Review

Columbia: Fajardo, Ramirez
T; 1p carbon; Review

Columbia: Kraus, Erwin
T; 1p carbon; Review

Ecuador: Anhaltzer Fisch, Olga
T; 1p carbon; Review

Ecuador: Guyasamin, Oswaldo
T; 1p carbon; Review

Ecuador: Herredia, Luis
T; 1p carbon; Review

Ecuador: Montenegro, Julio
T; 1p carbon; Review

Ecuador: Paredes, Diogenes
T; 1p carbon; Review

Mexico: Cosgrove, Stanley
T; 1p carbon; Review

Mexico: Molina, Benjamino
T; 1p carbon; Review

Nicaragua: Macias, Joaquim
T; 1p carbon; Review

Peru: Blas, Camillo
T; 1p carbon; Review

Peru: Carvallo, Teresa
T; 1p carbon; Review

Peru: Codensido, Julia
T; 1p carbon; Review

Peru: Reinoso
T; 1p carbon; Review

Peru: Sacco, Carmen
T; 1p carbon; Review

Peru: Urteaga, Mario
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Alexandra, E.
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Figari, Pedro
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Lazarini, Gustavo
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Perreira, Ramon
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Polleri de Viana, Amalia
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Torres Garcia, Agosto
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Torres Garcia, Horacio
T; 1p carbon; Review

Uruguay: Torres Garcia, Joaquin
T; 1p carbon; Review

I.G.2 South American Artists Biographies

Chile: Butler, Horacio
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Castagna, Rodolfo V.
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Gomez Comet, Ramon
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Guido, Alfredo
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Melgarejo Munoz, Waldimiro
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Ortiz, Manuel Angeles
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Pacenza,Ornofrio
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Pellegrini, Charles-Henri
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Pueyrredon, Prilidiano
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Rossi, Atilio
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Rugendas, Johann Moritz
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Sivori, Eduardo
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Soldi, Raul
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Spilimbergo, Lino Eneas
T; 1 card; Biography

Chile: Urruchua, Demetrio
T; 1 card; Biography

Columbia: Aleijadhino Antonio Francisco
Lisboa T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Acuna, Luis Alberto
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Americo de Figueirdo, Pedro
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Anhalzer Fisch, Olga
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Ariza, Gonzalo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Baca Flor, Carlos
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Behring, Edith
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Bermudez,Cundo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Berni, Antonio
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Blanes, Juan Manuel
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Blanes Viale, Pedro
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: BIas, Camilo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Borges, Norah
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Burchard, Pablo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Calmet, Troibio Alfonso
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Camino Brent, Enrique
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Cardoso Jr., Jose Bernardo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Caro, Manuel Antonio
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Carreno, Mario
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Carvallo, Teresa
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Castillo, Teofilo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Codesido, Julia
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Deane, Percy
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Enriquez, Carlos
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Fierro, Pancho
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Figari, Pedro
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Gil, Jose
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Grau, Ricardo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Guayasmin, Oswaldo
T; I card; Biography

Equador: Guignard, Alberto da Veiga
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Hernandez, Daniel
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Herredia, Luis Alberto
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Herrera Guevara, Luis
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Kingman Riofrio, Eduardo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Krauss, Erwin
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Lam, Wilfredo
T; 1 card; Painting title

Equador: Lazarini, Gustavo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Lira, Pedro
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Mariano, Rodriguez
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Martinez, Pedro Luis
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Matta Echauren, Roberto
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Montenegro, Julio
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Pancetti, Jose
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Paredes, Diogenes
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Pelaez, Amelia
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Pinet, Georgette
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Ponce de Leon, Fidelio
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Portinari, Candido
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Portocarrero, Rene
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Praseres, Heitor
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Ramirez, Fajardo Alfonso
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Ramos Blanco, Teodoro
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Rebello Gonsales, Francisco
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Roa, Isreal
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Rossi Osir, Paulo Claudio
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Sabogal, Jose
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: San Cristoval, Evaristo
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Santa Rosa Jr., Tomas
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Segall, Lazar
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Taunay, Nicholas Antoine
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Torres Garcia, Joaquin
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Urteaga,Mario
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Vargas, Raul
T; 1 card; Biography

Equador: Vinatea Reinoso, Jorge
T; 1 card; Biography

Brazil: Badi, Aquiles
T; 1 card; Biography

Brazil: Ballester Pena, Juan Antonio
T; 1 card; Biography

Brazil: Basaldua, Hector
T; 1 card; Biography


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Series II. Notes and Reports

Volume Title Date
II.1 "Latin-American Art Notes"

Bound volume

2 facsimiles

II.2 Notes

1 loose-leaf notebook of additional notes by Kirstein

II.3 Report on Latin American Art

By Grace McCann Morley

II.4 "The Continuation Committee of the Conference on Inter-American Relations in the Field of Art: Minutes of Meeting, February 15-16, 1940"

Report

1940

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Series III. Correspondence with Frances Hawkins 1941-1944

Folder Title Date
III.1 Poems

Twenty-four onion skin pages
Numbered 1-25

III.2 H.A. Morgan to Miss Hawkins

Chairman of the Tennessee Valley Authority complimenting TVA Exhibit of Architecture at the Museum of Modern Art

May 6, 1941
III.3 John Hay Whitney to Miss Hawkins

Complimenting her work at the Museum and, in particular, her success of the British dinner

June 7, 1941
III.4 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

Buenos Aires

July 13, 1941
III.5 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

Buenos Aires

July 8, 1942
III.6 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

Rio de Janeiro

July 21, 1942
III.7 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

Lima, Peru

August 21, 1942
III.8 Lincoln Kirstein to Miss Frances Hawkins ("Horror Hawkins")

Bogota, Colombia

Wants to make Museum most influential organization we have in South America

There are two typed pages of same letter showing date of September 8, 1942

September 8
III.9 Letter

From "Your Shut-In" on Headquarters, Engineer Replacement Training Center, Office of the Commanding General, to Francis

November 6, 1943
III.10 Letter

From Headquarters, Engineer Replacement Training Center, Fort Belvoir, Virginia (think Lincoln Kirstein) to Francis saying not heard from her in a long time

March 28, 1944
III.11 Stephen C. Clark to Miss Hawkins

Office of the Chairman of the Board, the Museum of Modern Art, New York, with "Resolution adopted regretting the resignation of Frances as Secretary of the Museum."

Frances was given six months' severance pay

December 15, 1944
III.12 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

From the Copacabana Palace, Avenida Atlantica, Rio de Janeiro

June 2nd
III.13 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

From the Palace Hotel, Avenida Rio Branco, Rio de Janeiro

Monday, July 14
III.14 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

From in Buenos Aires, Hotel Nogaro

August 3
III.15 Pvt. Gloom to Francis

August 30
III.16 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

September 18
III.17 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

November 9
III.18 Pvt. Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

Postmarked November 18 from, Headquarters, Engineer Replacement Training Center, Office of the Commanding General, Fort Belvoir, Virginia

III.19 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

At Cables "Crillon"-Casilla Postal 2884

A portion-about one-third-of one of the three pages of this letter appears to have been torn off and is missing

III.20 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

"Sunday"; re: State Department blocking FOR plan for good neighbor aid to Mexico

With attached clipping out of York, PA newspaper.

III.21 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

"Monday"; on U.S. Engineers, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, stationary

III.22 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

"Wednesday"; on U.S. Engineers, Fort Belvoir, Virginia, stationary

III.23 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

"Wednesday"

III.24 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

"Thursday"; on Service Club, U.S. Army stationary

III.25 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

"Thursday"; on Service Club, U.S. Army stationary

III.26 Lincoln Kirstein to Francis

"Friday"; on Service Club, U.S. Army stationary

III.27 "Gooooop" to Francis

III.28 Project for an Exhibition .. "REVIVE LA FRANCE!."

May be idea from Lincoln Kirstein to present an exhibition in Paris by the Museum of Art


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