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Cowell, Henry, 1897-1965



  • Existence: 1897-03-11 - 1965-12-10

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

New School course catalog collection

Identifier: NS-05-01-01

This collection consists of course catalogs from The New School, including continuing education courses, Eugene Lang College, the Dramatic Workshop of The New School, New School Art Workshops and the New School for Social Research, formerly known as the Graduate Faculty.

Dates: 1919 - 2017

New School publicity scrapbook collection

Identifier: NS-03-01-01
Summary The New School Publicity Scrapbook collection consists of fifty-seven scrapbooks compiled for internal administrative use between 1919, when The New School was founded, through 1953. The scrapbooks include newspaper articles and editorials, and administrative documents and correspondence, course catalogs--or Bulletins--weekly supplemental pamphlets (also called Bulletins), ephemera, promotional materials, and invitations to...
Dates: 1918 - 1953

Press clippings 3, 1927-1931 May, 1940-1941

 File — Box 3: [Barcode: 31207040293247], Folder: 1-2
Subjects include: Includes: New School course schedules and promotional materials--Thorsten Veblen--Modernist Art exhibition at the New School (1931)--Alvin Johnson (Swedish language)--Thomas Hart Benton murals--Copy of a letter from Albert Einstein to Dr.Jacob Billikopf (1941)--Copy of a letter from Abel Cruz Santos, Consul General of Columbia to Dr.Alvin Johnson (1940).Alfred Adler (Austrian psychoanalyst, New School instructor)Thomas Hart BentonAaron Copland (American...
Dates: 1927-1931 May; 1940-1941

Press clippings 5, 1931-1932

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: 31207040293122], Folder: 1-2
Subjects include: "Jazz Age" article with quotes from F.Scott Fitzgerald and George Gershwin--motion picture studies at the New School--Arthur Weiser (architect)--Alvin Johnson and Adult Education--Camillo Egas exhibition--"Causes of the Depression" editorial--John Martin Dance Course--Joseph Jastrow--Frank Lloyd Wright--Waldo Frank--Nicholas Slominsky--Soviet School of Expression puppet shows--Francis Anne Ballard--Leon Theremin--Henry Cowell and the Rhythmicon--Radio City Music Hall murals controversy...
Dates: 1931-1932

Press clippings 6, 1932

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: 31207040293122], Folder: 3
Subjects include: Includes: Henry Cowell lectures and demonstrations---Anita Block--Marioinette festival--Judith Litante--"From Sun to Sun" Zora Neal Hurston concert--Dessoff Choirs--"Psychoanalysis and the Child", Fritz Wittels--G.A. Borghese--Gan Kolski suicideAnita Block (co-founder, editor of the New York Call 1919-1923, drama critic, New School guest lecturer)G.A. Borghese (Giuseppe Antonio Borghese; Italian writer, literary critic, New School...
Dates: 1932

Press clippings 10, 1935-1936

 File — Box 6: [Barcode: 31207040293130], Folder: 3-5
Subjects include: The American Artists Congress (founded in February 1936 as part of the popular front of the Communist Party to unite graphic artists in projects to combat the spread of fascism): meetings held at New SchoolHenry CowellArthur Garfield Hayes, (American lawyer, general counsel for the American Civil Liberties Union, New School guest lecturer)Inaugural live radio broadcast: "Forum...
Dates: 1935-1936

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