The J. Paul Getty Trust Research Home Search Tools & Databases Collection Inventories and Finding Aids
Collection Inventories and Finding Aids


Home | Return to Search Results

Find a term within this inventory

Print View

Malvina Hoffman papers, 1807-1882, 1897-1984, undated

Request access to the physical materials described in this inventory through the catalog record for this collection. Click here for the access policy.
Descriptive Summary
Biography
Scope and Content of Collection
Restrictions
Indexing Terms
Related Material
Administrative Information
Container List
Series I. Correspondence and personal papers, 1903-1984, undated
Series I.A. Correspondence, 1903-1967, undated
Series I.B. Correspondence, research materials, photographs, and personal documents for commissions, 1927-1965
Series I.C. Correspondence about exhibitions, publications and lectures, 1920-1967
Series I.D. Correspondence, War relief, Dance International, and miscellaneous, 1908-1984, undated
Series II. Datebooks, 1902-1966, undated
Series III. Manuscripts, publications and lectures, 1807-1882, 1905-1966
Series IV. Periodicals, clippings, and exhibitions catalogs, 1915-1962, 1917-1980, undated
Series V. Photographs, negatives, and copper printing plates, circa 1910-1965
Series V.A. Photograph Albums, "The Races of Mankind," circa 1930-1933
Series V.B. Photographs of projects, volunteer activities, and personal life, circa 1919-1964
Series V.C. Negatives, lantern slides, copper printing plates, circa 1915-1957, undated
Series VI. Videocassettes and sound cassettes, 1924-1939, 1961, undated
Series VII. Travel diaries, postcards, scrapbooks and memorabilia, 1897-1966, undated
Series VIII. Sketchbooks, drawings, and photographs, 1898-1964
Series VIII.A. Sketchbooks, 1898-1964
Series VIII.B. Large photographs of sculptures and commissions, 1915-1960
Series VIII.C. Working drawings, sketches and progress photographs, 1915-1964
Series X. Motion picture films and negatives, 1924-1939, undated
Hoffman (Malvina) Papers
Series III. Manuscripts, publications and lectures, 1807-1882, 1905-1966 4.5 Linear Feet 9 boxes
This series comprises manuscripts and edited drafts of Hoffman's books, Sculpture Inside and Out (1939), Heads and Tales (1943) and Yesterday is Tomorrow (1965), with publicity, letters of endorsement and reviews. Manuscripts and published copies of several magazine articles written by Hoffman are also represented. Transcripts of lectures given by Hoffman between 1913 and 1949 conclude this series. Correspondence about lectures is in Series I.
Heads and Tales, 1943
box folder
42 1 3 dummies
42 2 Cover designs (3 samples, painted in acrylic)
42 3 Samples of Illustrations with captions circa 30 items
42 4 Criticisms, endorsements, publicity circa 12 items
42 5 1 draft in Spanish
42 6 1 draft in English
Sculpture Inside and Out, 1939
box folder
43 1 Dummy
43 2-3 Unbound copies (2)
43 4 Publicity 4 items
43 5 Design for illustration, p.104, figure 71, "Collection of Tools" 1 item
Yesterday is Tomorrow, 1807-1882, 1905-1966
box folder
44 1 To Oblivion, typescript, 1938-1940
To Oblivion was first title for Yesterday is Tomorrow; Sparks Among the Stubble was the second title.
44 2 Yesterday is Tomorrow, first rewrite (annotated typescript), 1950-1954
44 3 First draft personal section (annotated typescript), 1948
44 4 Corrected manuscript (not final) - annotated typescript, 1956
44 5-6 Rewrite
Volumes I-IV, 1807-1882, 1905-1942
box folder
45 1 Volume I - Ancestors, (3 ring binder) 1807-1882
45 2 Volume IV, 1905-1910
45 3 Volume IV, 1910-1940
45 4 Volume III, 1942
Final manuscripts, 1965-1966
box folder
46 1 Final manuscript volume I (leather sheath binder), 1965
46 2 Final manuscript Volume II (leather sheath binder), 1965
46 3 Final manuscript Volume III (leather sheath binder), 1965
box folder
47 1 Final manuscript Volume II, 1966
47 2 Final manuscript Volume III, 1966
47 3 Edited manuscript, 1966
47 4 Annotated manuscript, Sparks Among the Stubble (with news clipping), 1951
47 5 Yesterday is Tomorrow, final annotated manuscript, Vol. IV, circa 1958
47 6 Second corrected manuscript with list of contents, Book IV
box folder
48 1 List of chapter headings
48 2 Miscellaneous items, 1965
H.E. Mendenhall poem, inspired by Hoffman, 1965; Commentary on Yesterday, by J. Bernard Zak; notes to publisher.
48 3 Clippings, publicity and correspondence, circa 1965 circa 30 items, news clippings, photographs
48 4 Correspondence regarding permissions for reproduction of photographs and articles by Hoffman, 1920-1963 circa 30 items
48 5 Manuscripts, articles and lectures written by Hoffman, circa 1919-1937
Contains lecture material regarding Dance International and Hoffman's World Tour. Originally stored in a loose leaf binder.
48 6 Manuscripts, articles written by Hoffman, 1933-1946 4 items
Manuscripts of lectures, 1913-1949
box folder
49 1 1913-1939
49 2 1929-1949
49 3 1929-1949
Includes partial list of M. Hoffman lectures.
box
50 Articles written by Hoffman, 1920-1953 circa 35 items
Copies of published articles written by Hoffman.


The J. Paul Getty Trust The J. Paul Getty Trust
© J. Paul Getty Trust
Privacy Policy Terms of Use