James Rorimer's early draft of his memoir Survival: the salvage and protection of art in war
Rorimer, James J. (James Joseph), 1905-1966
Rorimer, James J. (James Joseph)
Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section
World War, 1939-1945
not after 1950
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Manuscript : 500 p. : handwritten ; 32 x 20 cm.
Date based on the publication date of Rorimer's memoir. Rorimer describes his time serving with the Monuments Men in Europe during and after World War II. Manuscript contains a mixture of handwritten and typed pages along with documents used for reference, and is approximately 500 pages. Due to the length and the fragility of the original documents, only selected portions have been scanned.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560