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New York State Council on the Arts Photographs of Council-Supported Events

Held by the New York State Archives


Overview of the Records

Repository:

New York State Archives

New York State Education Department

Cultural Education Center

Albany, NY 12230

Summary:
The photographs in this series depict such arts events as theater, dance, and musical performances; exhibitions; poetry readings; art workshops; lectures; and craft demonstrations relating to or sponsored by the New York State Council on the Arts. Each photograph usually includes date, location, identity of individual or group, and name of work performed.
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Quantity:
18 cubic feet (circa 6,000 photographs)
Inclusive Dates:
1965-1976
Bulk Dates:
bulk 1968-1976
Series Number:
18916

Arrangement

Alphabetical by name of grant recipient.

Scope and Content Note

The bulk of the series consists of photographs depicting arts events (performances, exhibitions, and other activities) relating to or sponsored by the New York State Council on the Arts. A wide variety of events are depicted, including poetry readings; theatre, dance, and musical performances; art workshops; lectures; and craft demonstrations. Subjects are typically performers, audience groups, or workshop participants, as well as new architecture and architectural preservation projects.

The photographs are primarily black and white, measuring 8 x 10 inches. Information accompanying each photograph usually includes date, location, identity of individual or group, and name of work performed.

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Access Restrictions

There are no restrictions regarding access to or use of the material.

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Detailed Description

Contents Box

Accretion: 18916-98
American National Opera Co. - Bottom of the Bucket 1
Intermedia '68 - Lincoln Center 2
Lipton, Seymour - Donald McKayle Dance Co. 3
Bowling, Frank - Children's Art Carnival 4
Children's Council for Biomedical Careers - Erie Maid Exhibit 5
NYSCA Contact Photos, A 6
NYSCA Contact Photos, B 7
Everson Museum of Art - Intermedia Institute 8
Information Office 9
Information Office 10
Gov. Rockefeller / Misc., APA Phoenix Repertory - American Museum of Natural History 11
Maverick Concerts - NY Shakespeare Festival 12
NYF - NEA Film Grant - NYC Ballet 13
Olana Preservation - Potsdam Public Museum 14
Soul and Latin Theater - Ten Penny Players 15
Ten Towns Festival - Visiting Artists 16
Voices Inc. - Zapkus Kes 17
Bruce Davidson 18