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William Mathewson Milliken papers

Creator:
Milliken, William Mathewson, 1889-1978  Search this
Names:
Cleveland Museum of Art  Search this
Public Works of Art Project (Ohio)  Search this
Berenson, Bernard, 1865-1959  Search this
Carter, Clarence Holbrook, 1904-2000  Search this
Dronig, Wolfgang  Search this
Fredericks, Marshall M., 1908-1998  Search this
Keller, Henry G., 1869-1949  Search this
Martin, Kurt, 1899-  Search this
Parsons, Harold Woodbury, 1883-1967  Search this
Travis, Paul Bough, 1891-1975  Search this
Extent:
4.6 Linear feet ((on 10 microfilm reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1923-1970
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; biographical data; photographs; artists files; writings; financial material; a travel diary; and miscellany.
REEL 600: Correspondence, December 1933-August 1935, comprising 88 letters between Milliken, head of the Cleveland section of the PWAP, and applying artists, the Treasury Department, and other officials of the program. In addition there are progress reports on artists' work done in the Cleveland section of PWAP, December 1933-May 1934, extensive lists of artists' projects giving city, building, and description of work, and miscellaneous papers.
REEL 684: Typescript of an unpublished book "Stories Behind the Museum Collection," a 254 page history of the Cleveland Museum of Art, Cleveland, Ohio, written by Milliken. The history begins with the museum's inception in 1913. The date of the writing is ca. 1970.
REEL 1096: Copy of William Milliken's autobiography, 530 p.
REELS 1273-1279: Correspondence; biographical data; photographs; poems; lectures; addresses; radio talks; receipts and invoices for art objects given to the Cleveland Museum of Art; a travel diary, 1954-1955; and miscellany. There are files on Bernhard Berenson, Clarence Carter, Marshall Fredericks, Henry Keller, Wolfgang Dronig, Kurt Martin, Harold Parsons, Paul Travis, and others.
Biographical / Historical:
Museum director; Cleveland, Ohio; d. 1978. Milliken was the curator of the Cleveland Museum of Art, 1919-1958, and director of the museum from 1930-1958.
Provenance:
Photostats on reel 600 donated by Cleveland Museum of Art; material on reel 684 lent for microfilming 1973 by William M. Milliken; material on reels 1096 and 1273-1279 donated 1974-1977 by William M. Milliken.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Museum curators -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Museum directors -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Topic:
Federal aid to the arts -- Ohio -- Cleveland  Search this
Function:
Art museums -- Ohio -- Cleveland
Identifier:
AAA.millwilm
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-millwilm

Bernhard Heiliger : October 10-November 4, 1961

Author:
Heiliger, Bernhard 1915-1995  Search this
Martin, Kurt 1899-1975  Search this
Staempfli Gallery (New York, N.Y.)  Search this
Subject:
Heiliger, Bernhard 1915-  Search this
Physical description:
[16] p. : ill., port. ; 19 x 23 cm
Type:
Books
Exhibitions
Date:
1961
[1961]
Call number:
NB588.H4 A4 1961
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_701757

German artists of today; a loan exhibition. Selection and catalogue by Kurt Martin. Foreword by Will Grohmann. Circulated by the Smithsonian Institution 1959-1960

Author:
Smithsonian Institution  Search this
Martin, Kurt 1899-1975  Search this
Physical description:
1 v. (unpaged) illus. 18 cm
Type:
Exhibitions
Date:
1960
1960?]
Topic:
Painting, German  Search this
Call number:
ND568 .S66
ND568.S66
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_158378

Skizzenbuch des Hans Baldung Grien; "Karlsruher Skizzenbuch." Hrsg. von Kurt Martin

Author:
Baldung, Hans -1545  Search this
Martin, Kurt 1899-1975  Search this
Physical description:
2 v. illus., plates. 22 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1950
[1950]
Call number:
NC1055.B2 M3X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_186244

Altdeutsche Zeichnungen aus der Staatlichen Kunsthalle Karlsruhe / [Katalog zusammengestellt und eingeleitet von Kurt Martin]

Author:
Staatliche Kunsthalle Karlsruhe  Search this
Martin, Kurt 1899-1975  Search this
Physical description:
[16] p., [16] leaves of plates : ill. ; 21 cm
Type:
Books
Place:
Germany
Karlsruhe
Date:
1955
C1955
16th century
Topic:
Drawing, Medieval  Search this
Drawing  Search this
Call number:
NC349 .K18
NC349.K18
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_81049

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