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Annette Michelson papers, 1861-2018 (bulk 1958-2004)

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Michelson (Annette) papers, 1861-2014 (bulk 1969-2002)
Series I. Correspondence, 1943-2018, undated 5.7 Linear Feet (14 boxes)
This series contains Michelson's correspondence spanning from her early career in Paris in the 1960s to her later career in New York including correspondence until 2014. Her letters sent and received reveal the nature of her personal and professional relationships and how often times the two conflicted. Correspondents of note include Yvonne Rainer, Susan Sontag, Maurice Tuchman, and Harald Szeemann. This series also includes Michelson's rolodex.
Arrangement
Arranged chronologically by year and then by correspondent. Letters of recommendation and contacts are found at the end of the series. Open for use by qualified researchers, with the exception of unreformatted born digital materials, which are unavailable until reformatted.
Box folder
1 1-4 1943-1969
Includes letters from Mel Bochner, Michael Fried, Allan Kaprow, Ileana Sonnabend, and Maurice Tuchman.
Box
1, 141 1970-1975
Includes letter from Harald Szeemann.
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2, 141 1976-1980
Box
3, 141 1981-1987
Box
4, 141 1988-1989
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5, 141 1990-1994
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6, 141 1995-1998
Box
7, 141 1999-2011
Box
8, 141 2012-2014
Box Folder
141 3 2014-2018
Box
8, 141 undated
Box
141-142 Blank postcards undated
Box folder
8 4 73rd Street apartment eviction, 1966-1967
Box
8, 141 Carroll, Noël, 1975-2018, undated
Box folder
8 6 Epstein, Bella, 1976-1982
8 7 Rainer, Yvonne, 1980-1999, undated
8 8 Reinhardt, Ad, 1966
8 9 Sontag, Susan, 1968-1986, undated
Letters of recommendation, 1975-2006
Includes letters of recommendation as well as requests for letters of recommendation. Also includes curriculum vitae from assorted individuals and memos applying for typist position with Michelson.
Box
8, 142 Papers
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139 D13-D16 Digital versions
4 computer discs (floppy disk) : 3 1/2 in.
Unavailable until reformatted. Contact reference for reformatting.
Box
9-11, 142-143 Contacts, addresses, 1981-2000, undated
Includes loose business cards, Michelson's rolodexes, address books, and diary.
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125, 178 Color photographs 1971-2016
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139 D10-D12 Digital files, undated
3 computer discs (floppy disk) : 3 1/2 in.
Unavailable until reformatted. Contact reference for reformatting.


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