Henry Geldzahler papers
Scope and Contents
- circa 1945-2006
Conditions Governing Access
Boxes 21-25, 44-50, and 66 (audiocassettes, videocassettes, CDs, and DVDs): Use of originals is restricted. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Box 51 (computer disks): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies of electronic files may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Reels 52-65 (motion picture film): Restricted fragile material. Reference copies may be requested. Consult Access Services for further information.
Conditions Governing Use
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material within this collection has been organized by acquisition reflecting the fact that the collection has been acquired in increments over time.
Researchers should note that material within each acquisition overlaps with and/or relates to material found in other acquisitions. In order to locate all relevant material within this collection, researchers will need to consult each acquisition described in the Collection Contents section.
Researchers should also note that similar material can be arranged differently in each acquisition, depending on how the material was organized when it was received by the library.
43.75 Linear Feet ((52 boxes) + 14 cold storage)
Language of Materials
Henry Geldzahler (1935-1994)
This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization. Various acquisitions associated with the collection have not been merged and organized as a whole. Each acquisition is described separately in the contents list below, titled according to month and year of acquisition.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. 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.
Formerly classed as: Uncat MSS 30, Uncat MSS 1008, Uncat MSS 1027, Uncat MSS 1228.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Art museum curators -- United States
- Art museum curators -- United States -- 20th Century
- Art, American -- 20th Century
- Art, Modern -- 20th Century
- Audiovisual materials
- Born digital
- Geldzahler, Henry, 1935-1994
- Metropolitan Museum of Art (New York, N.Y.)
- Motion pictures (visual works)
- Painting, American -- 20th Century
- Sculpture, American -- 20th Century
- Warhol, Andy, 1928-1987
- Guide to the Henry Geldzahler Papers
- Beinecke staff
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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