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Hathaway, Calvin S., 1963-1970. Concerning inquiries forwarded to Hathaway following his resignation, research correspondence, and picture book of recent acquisitions published in his honor (1964). (2 folders)

Collection Creator::
Cooper-Hewitt Museum  Search this
Container:
Box 13 of 56
Type:
Archival materials
Collection Citation:
Smithsonian Institution Archives, Record Unit 267, Cooper-Hewitt Museum, Records
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Records
Archival Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-sia-faru0267-refidd1e6414

Correspondence

Collection Creator:
Singer, Paul, 1904-  Search this
Extent:
2.5 Linear Feet (Boxes 2-8)
Type:
Archival materials
Date:
1906-1996
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence is with Asian art scholars and collectors, museums, galleries, universities, and art dealers, and includes letters, cards, and postcards received, as well as several outgoing letters from Singer. Topics of conversation include loan requests and viewings of Singer's collection; Chinese art object consultations; notices of items of interest up for auction; ongoing discussions of the disposition of Singer's collection upon his death; and publication of and edits to his collection catalog project.
The following list is selective and represents about seventy-five percent of the individuals who corresponded with Paul Singer.

Bahr, Edna H.

Barnard, Noel (The Australian National University)

Beach, Milo C. (Arthur M. Sackler Gallery)

Bernat, Paul

Brinker, Helmut H. (Fogg Art Museum)

Brundage, Avery

Bulling, Anneliese Gutkind

Bunker, Emma C.

Bush, George, President

Capon, Edmund (Victoria & Albert Museum)

Caro, Frank (C.T. Loo--gallery)

Chait, Ralph M.

Chang, Kwang-chih (Yale University)

Chase, Thomas W. (Freer Gallery of Art)

Cheung, Kwong-yue (The Australian National University)

Chow, Fang (Metropolitan Museum of Art)

Chu, Jen-hsing (National Palace Museum)

Cleveland, Richard S. (The Saint Louis Art Museum)

Cox, Warren E.

Crawford, John M., Jr.

D'Argence, Ivon (M.H. de Young Memorial Museum)

Dohrenwend, Doris J. (The Royal Ontario Museum)

du Boulay, Anthony (Christie's, New York)

Eskenazi, J.E.

Fontein, Jan (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)

Fu, Marilyn (Princeton University)

Fu, Shen (Freer Gallery of Art)

Gettens, Rutherford J.

Getz, Joel

Gichner, Lawrence E.

Goepper, Roger (Museum fur Ostasiatische Kunst)

Gray, Basil (British Museum)

Grisdale, Dick and Marjorie

Gyllensvard, Bo

Hathaway, Calvin S. (The Cooper Union)

Hayashi, Minao (Kyoto University)

Higuchi, T. (Kyoto University

Hippen, Will, Jr. (Fine Arts Gallery of San Diego)

Huber, Louisa G. Fitzgerald

Hsu, F. Richard (China Institute in America)

Kahane, Andrew

Keene, Manuel D.

Kelley, Clarence W. (The Dayton Art Institute)

Kimpel, Ben (Drew University)

Kuwayama, George (L.A. County Museum of Art)

Lally, James (Sotheby Park Bernet)

Lee, Sammy Yukuan (Oriental House, Ltd.)

Lee, Sherman E. (The Cleveland Museum of Art)

Levitan, Kit Carson Bennett

Little, Stephen (The Cleveland Museum of Art; Asian Art Musuem of San Francisco)

Loehr, Max (Fogg Art Museum)

Loekl, Greta Schreyer

Loh, Pichon P.Y. (Upsala College)

Maeda, Robert J. (Brandeis University)

Mackay, Colin J. D. (Sotheby's, London)

Marumoto, Shinichi (Kadansha Publishers)

Matsumoto, Helen L.

Mino, Yutaka

Mowry, Robert D. (The Asia Society)

Neill, Mary Gardner (Yale University Art Gallery)

Poor, Richard (University of Minnesota)

Proctor, Patty (Royal Ontario Museum)

Ravenal, Richard S. (Asian Gallery)

Rawson, Jessica (The British Museum)

Reynolds, Valrae (The Newark Museum)

Riddell, Sheila

Rockefeller, John D., 3rd

Rockefeller, Mrs. John D. (Blanchette)

Sackler, Arthur M.

Sackler, Jill

Sackler, Marietta Lutze

Scott, Hugh (U.S. Senate)

Schloss, Ezekiel

Shangraw, Clarence F. (Asian Art Museum of San Francisco)

Shen, Yusen

Sickman, Laurence (Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art)

Singer, Erwin

So, Jenny

Spelman, Ruth (C.W. Post Center)

Sullivan, Michael (Univ. Of Malaya in Singapore)

Swann, Peter C. (Museum of Eastern Art, Oxford)

Thote, Alain

Trousdale, William (U.S. National Museum)

Trubner, Henry (The Royal Ontario Museum)

Tsang, Shu-ping Teng (National Palace Museum)

Tsiang, Katherine R.

Tung, Tom Wu (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)

Umehara, Sueji

Vannotti, Franco

Veit, Willibald

Wardwell, Allen (The Asia Society)

Washburn, Gordon B. (The Asia Society)

Waterbury, Florance

Watson, William (Percival David Foundation of Chinese Art, Univ. Of London)

Whitfield, Roderick (Princeton University)

Wilson, Marc F. (Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art)

Wu, Tung (Museum of Fine Arts, Boston)

Ziebold, Thomas O. (Braddock Services Inc.)

Woodward, Hiram W., Jr. (The Walters Art Gallery)

Yuey, Joe
Arrangement:
The bulk of the files are arranged alphabetically by correspondent or corresponding institution. Numerous copies made after the receipt of the collection are of select letters and postcards and have not been further sorted.
Collection Restrictions:
Access is by appointment only, Monday through Thursday 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Please contact the Archives to make an appointment: AVRreference@si.edu.
Collection Rights:
Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository.
Collection Citation:
The Paul Singer Papers. Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives. Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.
Identifier:
FSA.A1991.01, Series 2
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Paul Singer Papers
Archival Repository:
Freer Gallery of Art and Arthur M. Sackler Gallery Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_component:sova-fsa-a1991-01-ref8

Records, 1962-1988

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum Administrator  Search this
Subject:
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Rohlfing, H. Christian  Search this
Dobkin, John H  Search this
Dunne, Linda  Search this
Foss, Barbara V  Search this
Scherer, Peter M  Search this
McKeever, Chauncie  Search this
O'Leary, Daniel  Search this
Miller House  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum Museum Advisory Board  Search this
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art  Search this
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum  Search this
Physical description:
17.58 cu. ft. (17 record storage boxes) (1 tall document box)
Type:
Architectural drawings
Collection descriptions
Color photographs
Black-and-white photographs
Black-and-white transparencies
Clippings
Manuscripts
Color transparencies
Date:
1962
1962-1988
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Budget process  Search this
Museums--Collection management  Search this
Museums--Educational aspects  Search this
Exhibitions  Search this
Museums--Membership  Search this
Fund raising  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Museum finance  Search this
Museum exhibits  Search this
Local number:
SIA RU000545
Restrictions & Rights:
Boxes 6 and 8 contain materials restricted indefinitely; see finding aid; Contact reference staff for details
See more items in:
Subject Files 1962-1982 [Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Deputy Director]
Budget Records 1981-1999 [Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Deputy Director]
Program Files 1974-1983 [Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Deputy Director]
Publicity Records 1971-1983 [Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Deputy Director]
Board and Committee Files 1968-1974 [Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Deputy Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217109

Agency history, 1896-

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
Subject:
Pilgrim, Dianne H  Search this
Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991  Search this
Wunder, Richard P  Search this
Rohlfing, H. Christian  Search this
DuPont, Henry Francis 1880-  Search this
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Gibson, Mary S. M  Search this
Peoli, Mary A  Search this
Burdell, Edwin S  Search this
Hare, Constance P  Search this
Green, Amy Hewitt  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt, Sarah 1859-1930  Search this
Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier  Search this
Cooper, Peter 1791-1883  Search this
Thompson, Paul Warwick  Search this
Carnegie Mansion (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1896
1896-
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00015
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_217776

Agency history, 1881-

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Thompson, Paul Warwick  Search this
Wunder, Richard P  Search this
Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991  Search this
Pilgrim, Dianne H  Search this
Cooper, Peter 1791-1883  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt, Sarah 1859-1930  Search this
Burdell, Edwin S  Search this
Green, Amy Hewitt  Search this
Hare, Constance P  Search this
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier  Search this
Rohlfing, H. Christian  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1881
1881-
Topic:
Art museum directors  Search this
Decorative arts  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00188
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221220

Agency history, 1963-

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Deputy Director  Search this
Subject:
McKeever, Chauncie  Search this
Scherer, Peter M  Search this
Foss, Barbara V  Search this
O'Leary, Daniel  Search this
Dobkin, John H  Search this
Dunne, Linda  Search this
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Rohlfing, H. Christian  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum Administrator  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt Museum Assistant Director for Administration  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1963
1963-1990
1963-
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00189
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221225

Agency history, 1963-1968

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt Museum Committee to Save the Cooper Union Museum  Search this
Subject:
Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991  Search this
Wunder, Richard P  Search this
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Kallop, Edward L  Search this
Rohlfing, H. Christian  Search this
DuPont, Henry Francis 1880-  Search this
American Association of Museums  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1963
1963-1967
1963-1968
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00190
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221226

Agency history, 1969-

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Registrar  Search this
Subject:
Noon, Mary A  Search this
Rose, Cordelia  Search this
Blackwelder, Mary  Search this
Burnham, Elizabeth  Search this
De Meio, Albina  Search this
Dreschler, Paul  Search this
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Shipley, Dorothea C  Search this
Type:
Mixed archival materials
Date:
1969
1969-
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA AH00197
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_221287

Departmental Records, 1958-1996

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Director  Search this
Subject:
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Wunder, Richard P  Search this
Rohlfing, H. Christian  Search this
Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991  Search this
Pilgrim, Dianne H  Search this
Physical description:
4 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Clippings
Date:
1958
1958-1996
Topic:
Decorative arts  Search this
Art museums  Search this
Art museum directors  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00854
See more items in:
Departmental Records 1958-1996 [Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum Office of the Director]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226451

Correspondence, 1881-1981

Creator:
Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum  Search this
Subject:
Hathaway, Calvin S  Search this
Rohlfing, H. Christian  Search this
Wunder, Richard P  Search this
Taylor, Lisa 1933-1991  Search this
Cooper-Hewitt, Sarah 1859-1930  Search this
Green, Amy Hewitt  Search this
Hare, Constance P  Search this
Burdell, Edwin S  Search this
Hewitt, Eleanor Garnier  Search this
Physical description:
36.5 cu. ft. processed holdings
4 cu. ft. unprocessed holdings
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1881
1881-1981
Topic:
Art museums  Search this
Local number:
SIA RS00913
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Correspondence 1881-1981 [Cooper-Hewitt, National Design Museum]
Data Source:
Smithsonian Institution Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_226460

The house beautiful : essays on beds and tables, stools and candlesticks / by Clarence Cook

Author:
Cook, Clarence 1828-1900  Search this
Engraver:
Avery, G. A.  Search this
Guillaumot, Auguste Étienne  Search this
King, Francis Scott 1850-1913  Search this
Le Blanc, Felix  Search this
Marsh, Henry  Search this
Wardell, C. J.  Search this
Will, Adolph  Search this
Ill:
Crane, Walter 1845-1915  Search this
Former owner:
Street, L. M. active 1877 DSI  Search this
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Museum of the City of New York DSI  Search this
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration DSI  Search this
Printer:
Francis Hart & Co.  Search this
Binder:
Bailer Bros. (Firm) DSI  Search this
Physical description:
336 p., [1] leaf of plates : ill. (1 col.) ; 26 cm
Type:
Electronic resources
Date:
1878
1878, c1877
19th century
Topic:
Furniture  Search this
Interior decoration--History  Search this
Victoriana  Search this
Pre-Raphaelitism  Search this
Renaissance revival (Art)  Search this
Call number:
NK2115 .C8X 1878
NK2115.C8X 1878
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_366007

Summary of the weaves discussed in Guicherd's Cours de théorie de tissage, and technical notes

Author:
Guicherd, F  Search this
Guicherd, F Cours de théorie de tissage  Search this
Frantz, Sarah  Search this
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974  Search this
Sachs, Eleanor B  Search this
Mailey, Jean  Search this
Cooper Union Museum for the Arts of Decoration  Search this
Associated name:
Sonday, Milton DSI  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (approximately 110 leaves) : ill. ; 31 cm
Type:
Manuscripts
Date:
1956
1956-1961
1956-1961]
Topic:
Textile fabrics  Search this
Weaving--Technique  Search this
Call number:
TS1490 .G857 1956
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_814011

Tallis's history and description of the Crystal Palace, and the Exhibition of the World's Industry in 1851 / illustrated by beautiful steel engravings, from original drawings and daguerreotypes by Beard, Mayall, etc

Title:
History and description of the Crystal Palace, and the Exhibition of the World's Industry in 1851
Crystal Palace, and the Exhibition of the World's Industry in 1851
Great Exhibition of the World's Industry
Crystal Palace
Dedicated to H.R.H. Prince Albert, K.G., etc. etc. etc
Author:
Tallis, John 1817-1876  Search this
Strutt, Jacob George 1790-1864  Search this
Mayall, J. E (John Jabez Edwin) 1813-1901  Search this
Beard, Richard 1801 or 1802-1885  Search this
Donor:
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Zim, Larry DSI  Search this
Publisher:
London Printing and Publishing Company  Search this
Subject:
Crystal Palace (London, England)  Search this
Great Exhibition (1851 : London, England)  Search this
Physical description:
3 v. , [144] leaves of plates : ill., ports. ; 28 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
England
London
Date:
1852
[1852]
Topic:
Exhibitions  Search this
Call number:
T690.B1 T14X 1852
T690.B1T14X 1852
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_420464

The color kittens / by Margaret Wise Brown ; illustrated by Alice and Martin Provensen

Author:
Brown, Margaret Wise 1910-1952  Search this
Provensen, Alice  Search this
Donor:
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[24] p. : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Fiction
Date:
1958
[c1958]
Topic:
Color  Search this
Cats  Search this
Call number:
PZ7.B879 Co 1958
PZ7.B879Co 1958
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_431001

Songe de Poliphile : traduction libre de l'italien, par J.G. Legrand ..

Author:
Colonna, Francesco -1527  Search this
Legrand, J. G (Jacques Guillaume) 1743-1807  Search this
Donor:
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. in 1 ; 19 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1804
An XIII--1804
Call number:
PQ4619.C9 F8X F1804
PQ4619.C9F8X F1804
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_431219

Leaves of grass : comprising all the poems written by Walt Whitman : following the arrangement of the edition of 1891-'2

Author:
Whitman, Walt 1819-1892  Search this
Angelo, Valenti 1897-1982  Search this
Donor:
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[10], 423, [1] p. : ill. ; 38 x 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1930
Call number:
PS32011930X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_434303

The little friend / Abbie Farwell Brown

Author:
Brown, Abbie Farwell  Search this
Koehler, Edna R  Search this
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art  Search this
Donor:
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
28, [4] p. : ill. ; 20 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1960
Topic:
Children's stories  Search this
Call number:
PZ10.3 .B74 1960
PZ10.3.B74 1960
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_344123

Stüffels Abenteuer : eine Heuschreckengeschichte / von Hedwig Kasser ; mit Bildern von Pia Roshardt

Author:
Kasser, Hedwig b. 1881  Search this
Roshardt, Pia 1893-  Search this
Donor:
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
24 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 20 X 27 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1948
Topic:
Illustrated children's books  Search this
Call number:
PZ36 .K25 1948
PZ36.K25 1948
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_383159

The wood beyond the world / by William Morris

Author:
Morris, William 1834-1896  Search this
Kelmscott Press  Search this
Donor:
Hathaway, Calvin S (Calvin Sutliff) 1907-1974 DSI  Search this
Physical description:
[8], 261, [3] p. : ill. ; 22 cm. (8vo)
Type:
Books
Date:
1894
Call number:
PR5079.W6 1894X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_391625

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