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Theatre Associates poster for "Exiles" by James Joyce

 Collection — Box: Mixed n_OSx-4 (F), Folder: 4
Identifier: NA-0025-01
Abstract

Poster for the play, "Exiles," by James Joyce, produced by Theatre Associates and performed on May 6, 1933 in the auditorium of The New School at 66 West 12th Street in New York City.

Dates: 1933

Thoughts and Images: Selections from the Ruder Finn & Rotman Conference Room Quotations (Portfolio B)

 Collection
Identifier: KA-0081
Abstract

Photographer and Parsons School of Design Overseer David Finn created this portfolio of inspirational texts paired with photographs.

Dates: Publication: circa 1998

Tom Brigance fashion publicity and sketches

 Collection
Identifier: KA-0005-01
Abstract

After graduating from the New York School of Fine and Applied Art (later, Parsons School of Design) in 1934, Tom Brigance (1913-1990) became a fashion designer specializing in women's swimwear and sportswear. The collection includes scrapbooks of clippings and photographs of Brigance's designs, sketches, publicity materials, and four original fashion illustrations of Brigance swimwear by Dorothy Hood, produced for Lord & Taylor.

Dates: 1932 - 1977

Tracyann Williams Schools of Public Engagement records

 Record Group
Identifier: NS-02-01-07
Abstract

Records of Tracyann Williams, PhD, who served as director of Academic Affairs for the Bachelor's Program for Adult and Transfer Students (BPATS) in The New School's Schools of Public Engagement until she left the university in early 2020. Includes documentation on the Diversity Committee and the Diversity Task Force, the Gender Studies program, the Faculty Senate, and Students of the African Diaspora, for whom Williams was a faculty advisor.

Dates: circa 1997 - 2016

Transregional Center for Democratic Studies records

 Record Group
Identifier: NS-02-26-02
Abstract

The New School Graduate Faculty established the East and Central Europe Program in 1990, expanding to become the Transregional Center for Democratic Studies (TCDS) in 1997, to foster dialogue on democratic theory and practice in East and Central Europe, Central America and southern Africa, among other regions. The collection documents the center’s events, seminars, workshops, and conferences. Also includes research and course files of TCDS founder, Elzbieta Matynia.

Dates: 1978-2013

Unity and Diversity: Traveling Exhibition from Parsons School of Design posters

 Record Group
Identifier: PC-02-14-01
Abstract

Mounted posters from the exhibition, “Unity and Diversity: a selection of posters from the Communication Design Department at Parsons School of Design," created by junior-year Communication Design students at Parsons. Thirty posters were chosen for the exhibition out of 180 entries submitted to a poster competition held by the Communications Design Department on the theme of “diversity, the underlying theme of the American Republic” in 1994.

Dates: circa 1993-1994

Van Day Truex photograph albums and scrapbooks

 Collection
Identifier: KA-0160-01
Abstract The collection consists of five photograph albums and three scrapbooks compiled by the designer, style arbiter, and Parsons School of Design administrator and president Van Day Truex (1904-1979). Truex's travels and social interactions are documented in the albums' captioned photographs, while scrapbooks chronicle his design and artistic successes. One scrapbook, annotated by Parsons faculty member Stanley Barrows, documents Truex's apartments and the home of his predecessor as president of...
Dates: 1910-1969; Majority of material found within 1926-1969

Vera List Center for Art and Politics records

 Record Group
Identifier: NS-02-27-01
Abstract

The Vera List Center for Art and Politics is a research institute affiliated with The New School that supports artists, hosts events, organizes exhibitions, and publishes books focused on culture and politics. The Vera List Center records include program files containing planning documents and promotional material, as well as publication and administrative files.

Dates: circa 1953 - 2019; Majority of material found within 1990-2019

Vera Zolberg papers

 Collection
Identifier: NA-0018-01
Summary

Vera Zolberg (1932-2016) was a professor of sociology at The New School. This collection of Zolberg's papers includes manuscript drafts of Zolberg's books, articles, essays and reviews; correspondence; research files; departmental administrative documents; and biographical ephemera.

Dates: 1952-2015

Victor Hammer collection

 Collection
Identifier: MP-0009-01
Summary

Music manuscripts and books collected by Victor Hammer, including a copy of Ein Beitrag zur Ornamentik by Heinrich Schenker, musical sketches and three books of lute tablature, correspondence of Carolyn Reading Hammer with Clifford Wurfel and Robert Lang of the University of California at Riverside Library, a drawing of Hans Weisse by Victor Hammer, and manuscripts of compositions by Hans Weisse, with dedications to Victor Hammer.

Dates: 1927 - 1981