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Arts Club records, 1935-1989 (bulk 1935-1958).
BANC MSS 90/141 c box 1; BANC MSS 90/141 c box 2; BANC MSS 90/141 c box 3; BANC MSS 90/141 c
Collection Overview

Title:

Arts Club records, 1935-1989 (bulk 1935-1958)
Records of the Arts Club

Creator/Contributor:

Arts Club (Berkeley, Calif.), creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Strong, Edward W. (Edward William), 1901-, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Pepper, Stephen C. (Stephen Coburn), 1891-1972, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Hart, James D. (James David), 1911-1990, author.

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Bronson, Bertrand Harris, 1902-1986, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Caldwell, James Ralston, 1900-1965, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Brewer, E., author.

Creator/Contributor:

Thompson, Randall, 1899-1984, author.

Creator/Contributor:

McKenzie, Gordon, 1901-, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Glass, Everett, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Dondo, Mathurin, 1884-, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Loewenberg, J. (Jacob), 1882-1969, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Ryder, Worth Allen, 1884-1960, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Hays, William Charles, 1873-1963, author.

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Cushing, Charles, 1905-1982, author.

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Cline, James Mason, 1897-1968, author.

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Simpson, Lesley Byrd, 1891-1984, author.

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Elkus, Albert I. (Albert Israel), 1884-1962, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Benner, Frederic, author.

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O'Hagan, Howard, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Bentley, Wilder, 1900-1989, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Mackay, Donald Sage, 1892-1951, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Perry, Warren Charles, 1884-1980, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Schorer, Mark, 1908-1977, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Moise, Howard, 1887-1965, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Evans, Griffith Conrad, 1887-1973, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Aschenbrenner, Karl, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Coney, Donald, 1901-1973, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Lockwood, Ward, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Watt, Ian, 1917-1999, author.

Creator/Contributor:

Ackerman, James S., author.

Abstract:

Files comprised chiefly of the "chronicles" (i.e. papers delivered, chiefly by members, at Arts Club meetings), 1937-1958. Also includes: Record of membership and meetings, 1935-1946 (Stephen C. Pepper); "The Early Years of the Arts Club (1935-1940)," by Edward W. Strong, (typescript, 1979); "The Early Years of the Arts Club, II," by Edward W. Strong, (holograph, 1989); other correspondence and papers; scroll commemorating the meeting of February 8, 1952 ([Albert] Elkus, host). Also includes "chronicles" (mostly corrected typescripts) by James David Hart, Bertrand Harris Bronson, James Ralston Caldwell, E. Brewer, Randall Thompson, Gordon McKenzie, Everett Glass, Marthurin Dondo, Jacob Loewenberg, Worth Allen Ryder, William Charles Hays, Charles Cushing, James Mason Cline, Lesley Byrd Simpson, Frederic Benner, Howard O'Hagan, Wilder Bentley, Donald Sage Mackay, Warren C. Perry, Mark Schorer, James Mason Cline, Howard Moise, Griffith Conrad Evans, Karl Aschenbrenner, Donald Coney, Ward Lockwood, Ian Watt, and James S Ackerkman.

Date:

1935 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Arts Club (Berkeley, Calif.) -- Archives
University of California, Berkeley -- Faculty -- Societies and clubs
University of California, Berkeley.
Artists -- California -- Berkeley -- Societies and clubs
Art -- Study and teaching -- California -- Berkeley
Clubs
Universities and colleges -- Faculty
California -- Berkeley

Note:

Arts Club records, BANC MSS 90/141 c, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
The Arts Club was a private club composed of faculty members of the University of California, Berkeley, founded in 1935. The club's monthly dinner meetings focused on discussions of art, aesthetic quality, and the place of art within the university.
In English.

Physical Description:

print
1.1 (3

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 90/141 c box 1
BANC MSS 90/141 c box 2
BANC MSS 90/141 c box 3
BANC MSS 90/141 c

Origin:

California