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Nat Werner papers

Creator:
Werner, Nat, 1907?-1991  Search this
Names:
Perkins, Maxwell E. (Maxwell Evarts), 1884-1947  Search this
Pine, Geri, 1914-  Search this
Ulmann, Doris, d. 1934  Search this
Van Vechten, Carl, 1880-1964  Search this
Wolfe, Thomas, 1900-1938  Search this
Extent:
1.6 Linear feet
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
1930s-1980s
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence, photographs and negatives, and printed material documenting Werner's professional career as a sculptor. Of note is correspondence relating to Werner's portrait bust of Thomas Wolfe, including letters from Werner requesting photographic portraits of Wolfe and letters from Carl Van Vechten, and Wolfe's editors, Maxwell Perkins and Edward Aswell. The majority of the photographs and negatives are reproductions of sculpture; also included are images of Werner, his wife, Geri Pine, and photographs taken by Carl Van Vechten and Doris Ulman. Printed material consists of catalogs, articles, announcements, and checklists.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor; New York, New York; Southampton, N.Y. Born 1907? Died 1991.
Provenance:
Donated 2002 by Janis Conner and Joel Rosenkranz, private dealers in American sculpture.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.wernnat
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wernnat

The only thing that counts : the Ernest Hemingway/Maxwell Perkins correspondence, 1925-1947 / edited by Matthew J. Bruccoli ; with the assistance of Robert W. Trogdon

Author:
Hemingway, Ernest 1899-1961  Search this
Perkins, Maxwell E (Maxwell Evarts) 1884-1947  Search this
Bruccoli, Matthew J (Matthew Joseph) 1931-2008  Search this
Subject:
Hemingway, Ernest 1899-1961  Search this
Perkins, Maxwell E (Maxwell Evarts) 1884-1947 Correspondence  Search this
Hemingway, Ernest 1899-1961 Friends and associates  Search this
Perkins, Maxwell E (Maxwell Evarts) 1884-1947 Friends and associates  Search this
Hemingway, Ernest 1899-1961 Editors  Search this
Physical description:
367 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Type:
Correspondence
Place:
United States
Date:
1996
C1996
20th century
Topic:
Novelists, American  Search this
Editors  Search this
Authors and publishers--History  Search this
Call number:
CT275.H488 A1o 1996
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_513610

Max Perkins, editor of genius / A. Scott Berg

Author:
Berg, A. Scott (Andrew Scott)  Search this
Subject:
Perkins, Maxwell E (Maxwell Evarts) 1884-1947  Search this
Physical description:
viii, 498 p., [8] leaves of plates : ill. ; 24 cm
Type:
Biography
Place:
United States
Date:
1978
C1978
Topic:
Editors  Search this
Call number:
CT275.P442B4
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_102860

Editor to author, the letters of Maxwell E. Perkins; selected and edited with commentary and an introd. by John Hall Wheelock

Author:
Perkins, Maxwell E (Maxwell Evarts) 1884-1947  Search this
Subject:
Charles Scribner's Sons  Search this
Physical description:
xiii, 315 p. port. 24 cm
Type:
Books
Date:
1950
Call number:
Z473.P4 A4X
Z473.P4A4X
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_30315

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