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William Odom collection of book endpapers

Identifier: KA-0036-01
Abstract William Odom (1884?-1942) attended the New York School of Art (later, Parsons School of Design) around 1909. He returned to teach at Parsons for many years, eventually heading the department of Interior Design, and, in 1930, succeeding Frank Alvah Parsons as president of the school. In 1930, Odom succeeded Frank Alvah Parsons as president of the New York School of Fine and Applied Art. He served in this capacity until his death. The collection consists of Odom's research collection of...
Dates: before 1942

Women's Legacy at The New School student research projects

Identifier: NS-02-25-01
Overview Consists of three student-led research projects undertaken in a seminar course taught by New School professors Gina Luria Walker and Ellen Freeberg during the Spring 2017 semester. The course, Women's Legacy at The New School, focused on topics specific to the institution, with resultant research on early administrator Clara Mayer and the history of Gender Studies as an academic program.
Dates: 2017

Workers Dance League event program and photograph

Identifier: NA-0012-01
Summary Two items, a snapshot and an event program, related to a performance of the Red Dancers at the Workers Dance League's First Workers' Dance Spartakiade, held at The New School in 1933.
Dates: 1933

World Policy Institute event recordings

Identifier: NS-07-02-15
Abstract Consists of audiovisual recordings of events hosted by the World Policy Institute at The New School, 1991-2011.
Dates: 1991 - 2011

Zack Carr papers

Identifier: KA-0008-01
Abstract After graduating from Parsons School of Design Fashion Design Department in 1973, Zack Carr (1945-2000) worked for B. Altman, Donald Brooks and, most significantly, Calvin Klein, where he was creative director. In 1984, Carr started his own line, the Zack Carr Collection, before rejoining Calvin Klein in 1987. The papers consist of material produced and compiled between 1969 and 2000, and include idea books, photographs, news clippings, student work, and a large number of fashion sketches.
Dates: 1969-2001

Ziva S. Gruber papers

Identifier: KA-0147-01
Summary Ziva S. Gruber (née Margalith) is an interior designer and former student at Parsons School of Design. This collection contains Gruber's student notebooks from her classes at Parsons in the early 1960s and documentation of her professional design work. Also included is material related to a 1971 Parsons student project on the redesign of the Central Park Zoo, which Gruber worked with students on as a voluntary instructor.
Dates: 1962 - 1994