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Series XI: Katharine S. Dreier Papers Addition, 1895-1953

Call Number: YCAL MSS 101, Series XI

Scope and Contents

Series XI. Katherine S. Dreier Papers Addition contains correspondence, photographs, printed material, artwork and other papers by or relating to Katherine Dreier.

This series received a basic level of processing. Various acquisitions associated with the addition have not been merged and organized as a whole. Each acquisition is described separately in the contents list below according to month and year of acquisition. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.

Former call numbers: Uncat MSS 916, Uncat MSS 952, and Uncat MSS 1058.


  • 1895-1953

Language of Materials

From the Collection: Chiefly in English; some material in German, French, and Spanish.

Conditions Governing Access

From the Collection: The materials are open for research.

Boxes 133-144: Restricted fragile material. Reference surrogates have been substituted in the main files. For further information consult Access Services.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Theodore Dreier, 2006-2007, and Theodore and Barbara Dreier, 2008.


Organized chronologically by accession.


6.8 Linear Feet (14 boxes)

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