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Jan Yoors papers, 1956-1978

Creator:
Yoors, Jan, 1922-1977
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.8 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Copies of letters; photographs of Yoors; catalogs, announcements, and other printed material; film production manual and book, "Only One New York" (Simon & Schuster, 1965) containing photographs by Yoors; manuscripts of Yoors's books, "Gypsies of Spain," "The Gypsies," and "Crossing"; color slides of Yoors's work; contact sheets; drawings on index cards; and Christmas cards.
Citation:
Jan Yoors papers, 1956-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Jan Yoors (1922-1977) was a weaver, tapestry designer, photographer, painter, sculptor, filmmaker, and writer in New York, N.Y.
Provenance:
Donated November 11, 1978 by Marianne Yoors, Jan Yoor's widow.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art, American
Painters
Photographers
Photographs
Textile designers
Weavers
Weavers
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9274
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211469
AAA_collcode_yoorjan
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Photography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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