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Urban, Joseph, 1872-1933



  • Existence: 1872-05-26 - 1933-07-10

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

New School Architectural plans and drawings for 66 West Twelfth Street

Identifier: NS-09-01-01

Originally located in six renovated brownstones on West 21st Street in New York City, The New School for Social Research reopened in 1931 in a new building at 66 West Twelfth Street in Greenwich Village, designed by Joseph Urban (1872-1933). The collection consists of drawings of Urban's original building at 66 West Twelfth Street, drawings for the expanded campus in the 1950s, and plans of other renovations and expansions at the site.

Dates: 1924 - 1986; Majority of material found within 1930 - 1959

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 4 , 1927-1931 Apr, 1933, 1935, 1939

 File — Box 4: [Barcode: 31207040293254], Folder: 1
Subjects include: Includes: Jose Clemete Orozco frescos--Thomas Hart Benton mural--Opening of the New School Building, West 12th Street--Joseph Urban--Horace M. Kallen.José Clemente Orozco Thomas Hart Benton Horace M. Kallen...
Dates: 1927-1931 Apr; 1933; 1935; 1939

Press clippings 7, 1931 Aug, 1932 Sep-1933 Apr

 File — Box 5: [Barcode: 31207040293122], Folder: 4-5
Subjects include: Includes: Joseph Urban--dance reviews--Tina Flada American debut--Mary Wigman Dance Group, American debut--Thomas Hart Benton mural--Jose Clemente Orozco--modern architectural exhibition (prototypes for mass produced steel modular homes)--Jose de Creeft--"Cruxifixion of Christ," Frederick Wright.Thomas Hart BentonJosé de...
Dates: 1931 Aug; 1932 Sep-1933 Apr

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