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Guide to the Judson Memorial Church Archive
1838-1995
  MSS.094

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Collection processed by Tania Friedel and Matt Moore, 2000-01; 2001 accretion processed by Gwynneth Malin. Processing of media materials by Brent Phillips, 2006. 2009 Accretion processed by Nicholas Martin, 2010. Scrapbooks and yearbooks re-processed by Kristen Joy Owens, 2015.

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 Updated by Jacqueline Rider to reflect incorporation of video preservation master and sub-master files.  , March 2017

Container List

Accretion 2009 - Series A: Arts, 1920-2000 1960-2000

Subseries 1: Arts-General

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: .09.01 Folder : 1 Funding requests, Judson Poets' Theater
1971-1975
Box: .09.01 Folder : 2 Funding request - "Camp Meeting"
1977
Box: .09.01 Folder : 3 Funding request to Con Edison
1977
Box: .09.01 Folder : 4 Funding request to the Peg Satvoord Fund
1977
Box: .09.01 Folder : 5 Funding request to Mobil Oil Corporation
1977
Box: .09.01 Folder : 6 Funding request to Scherman Foundation
1977
Box: .09.01 Folder : 7 Funding request to Ford Foundation
1977-1978
Box: .09.01 Folder : 8 Funding request to Exxon Corporation
1977-1978
Box: .09.01 Folder : 9 Funding request to Booth Ferris Foundation
1996
Box: .09.01 Folder : 10 Fundraising in Art Community
1990-1999
Box: .09.01 Folder : 11 Judson Centennial (1890-1990) - Judson Poets' Theater Symposium
1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 12 Judson Centennial (1890-1990) - articles
1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 13 Judson Centennial (1890-1990) - Forum on Racial Polarities in NYC
1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 14 Judson Centennial (1890-1990) - La Gran Scena Opera Co. press kit
1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 15 Judson Centennial (1890-1990) - theater usher orientation
1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 16 Judson Centennial (1890-1990) - "Christmas Rappings" lighting plot by Earl Eidman
1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 17 Movement Research
1991-1992
Box: .09.01 Folder : 18 Movement Research
1993-1994
Box: .09.01 Folder : 19 Movement Research
1995-1996
Box: .09.01 Folder : 20 Movement Research
1997-1998
Box: .09.01 Folder : 21 Arts, General - Flier for musical
circa 1920
Box: .09.01 Folder : 22 Arts, General - Britten...Ceremony of Carols, poster
undated
Box: .09.01 Folder : 23 Arts, General - Religious Art, poster
undated
Box: .09.01 Folder : 24 Arts, General - "The Church and the Frontier of the Arts" by Bernard Scott
1960
Box: .09.01 Folder : 25 Arts, General - Photo: Judson Studio Players' production of Goethe's Faust directed by Chuck Dordone (?)
1960
Box: .09.01 Folder : 26 Arts, General - Hall of Issues - Against the Inevitable Decline of a Great Nation
1960
Box: .09.01 Folder : 27 Arts, General - Hall of Issues - poster/call to artists
1961
Box: .09.01 Folder : 28 Arts, General - Hall of Issues
1961-1967
Box: .09.01 Folder : 29 Arts, General - Hall of Issues, posters
1961-1962
Box: .09.01 Folder : 30 Arts, General - Hall of Issues, proposals
1961-1962
Box: .09.01 Folder : 31 Arts, General - Hall of Issues, photos
1961-1962
Box: .09.01 Folder : 32 Arts, General - Hall of Issues, related spin-offs
1960s
Box: .09.01 Folder : 33 Arts, General - photos, Judson Arts Workshop
1966
Box: .09.01 Folder : 34 Arts, General - Judson chamber concerts
1967-1968
Box: .09.01 Folder : 35 Arts, General - Judson Three Defense Fund
1970
Box: .09.01 Folder : 36 Arts, General - poster, Flags: An Open Exhibition
1970
Box: .09.01 Folder : 37 Arts, General - Artists' Benefit for Judson
1975-1976
Box: .09.01 Folder : 38 Arts, General - proposal to revive Hall of Issues, Phyllis Yampolsky
1976-1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 39 Arts, General - GeoArts article on Peter Schulmann's Bread & Puppet Theater
After 1978
Box: .09.01 Folder : 40 Arts, General - Crow's Nest: An Intermedia Installation by Elaine Summers
1979
Box: .09.01 Folder : 41 Arts, General - poetry - Karen (Lind-Cushen) Ethelsdattar
1980s
Box: .09.01 Folder : 42 Arts, General - Uranian Calendar, Uranian Press
1982
Box: .09.01 Folder : 43 Arts, General - "Hansel & Gretel"
13 March 1982
Box: .09.01 Folder : 44 Arts, General - Artists Against U.S. Policy in Central America
1984
Box: .09.01 Folder : 45 Arts, General - Political Art Documentation/Distribution
1985
Box: .09.01 Folder : 46 Arts, General - Bread & Puppet Theater, Cheap Art Show
1987
Box: .09.01 Folder : 47 Arts, General - Yoko Ono press kit & exhibition (not at Judson)
1989
Box: .09.01 Folder : 48 Arts, General - Helms Degenerate Art Show
1989
Box: .09.01 Folder : 49 Arts, General - Carman Moore and the Skymusic Ensemble
1989
Box: .09.01 Folder : 50 Arts, General - Jazz at Judson, flier
[1989, 1995?]
Box: .09.01 Folder : 51 Arts, General - donation to Materials for the Arts
1990
Box: .09.01 Folder : 52 Arts, General - proposals
1990-1991
Box: .09.01 Folder : 53 Arts, General - Day Without Art
1 December 1992
Box: .09.01 Folder : 54 Arts, General - Piano/violin recital by Nan Childress & Kara Hoffer Day
1993
Box: .09.01 Folder : 55 Arts, General - Poets House, "Parallel Lines: Poetry & Dance"
1994
Box: .09.01 Folder : 56 Arts, General - "Heroes and Saints" play
1994-1995
Box: .09.01 Folder : 57 Arts, General - Judson Arts Program
1994-1996
Box: .09.01 Folder : 58 Arts, General - Downtown Art Co., Ryan Gilliam
1995-1997
Box: .09.01 Folder : 59 Arts, General - Aziza
1995-2000
Box: .09.01 Folder : 60 Arts, General - "Licks N' Licks"
1995-1998
Box: .09.01 Folder : 61 Arts, General - Open Mic
1995-1997
Box: .09.01 Folder : 62 Arts, General - Single Mothers Workshop / Sister to Sister
1996-1997
Box: .09.01 Folder : 63 Arts, General - Queer Memory Berlin
1997
Box: .09.01 Folder : 64 Arts, General - Spirituality & Art Research Collective
1997
Box: .09.01 Folder : 65 Arts, General - UCC-NY Conference "Arts at Judson" by Louise Green
1997-1998
Box: .09.02 Folder : 1 Arts, General - No Limits - promo, mailings, programs
April 1999
Box: .09.02 Folder : 2 Arts, General - No Limits - Breaking Ground: Judson Dance Theater & Beyond
April 1999
Box: .09.02 Folder : 3 Arts, General - No Limits - price list; press clippings
April 1999
Box: .09.02 Folder : 4 Arts, General - Millenium's Neighborhood
1999
Box: .09.02 Folder : 5 Arts, General - DADD - Dance of African Descent Downtown
1999-2000
Box: .09.02 Folder : 6 Arts, General - "Projected Narratives" by Susannah Sayler
18 Sep 1999
Box: .09.02 Folder : 7 Arts, General - Baryshnikov/Judson
2000
Box: .09.02 Folder : 8 Arts, General - Women Can't Wait, Sarah Jones
2000
Box: .09.02 Folder : 9 Arts, General - "Tracing the Latest Modern Steps" by Joan Acocella
2000
Box: .09.02 Folder : 10 Arts, General - "Redefining Innovation: Steve Paxton" by Deborah Jowitt
2000
Box: .09.02 Folder : 11 Arts, General - Peculiar Works Project: The Judson House Project
2000
Box: .09.02 Folder : 11A Arts, General - Release Forms, Oral History Videos, 1998-2000
2009-10

Subseries 2: Judson Dance Theater

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: .09.02 Folder : 12 Trisha Brown & Deborah Hay Dance Concert, poster
March 1966
Box: .09.02 Folder : 13 Judson Dance Theater, Dan Wagoner, 3 dances, poster
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 14 Judson Dance Theater, Avant-garde Dancers, brochure
1968
Box: .09.02 Folder : 15 Judson Dance Theater, You Never Had it So Good, script/technical directions
1968
Box: .09.02 Folder : 16 Judson Dance Theater, "In the Congregation of Art" by Al Carmines, Dance Scope
Fall-Winter 1967-68
Box: .09.02 Folder : 17 Judson Dance Theater, Clive Barnes, "Modern Dance Comes of Age," NYTimes
14 Dec 1975
Box: .09.02 Folder : 18 Judson Dance Theater, Dance a Capella, program
Nov 1977
Box: .09.02 Folder : 19 Judson Dance Theater, article about Wendy Perron, Ballet News
Apr 1982
Box: .09.02 Folder : 20 Judson Dance Theater, Judson Dance Theater Reconstructions, press release
Mar 1982
Box: .09.02 Folder : 21 Judson Dance Theater, Other Stages Article, Linda Small on Judson Memorial
1982
Box: .09.02 Folder : 22 Judson Dance Theater, Lucinda Childs Dance Co., press kit
1989
Box: .09.02 Folder : 23 Judson Dance Theater, Lucinda Childs & David Gordon/Pick Up Co.
1990
Box: .09.02 Folder : 24 Judson Dance Theater, "Dancing Downtown," Joan Acocella, New Yorker
3 Jul 2000

Subseries 3: Judson Poet's Theater

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: .09.02 Folder : 25 "Judson Poets Theater, a Descriptive Study," Lynda Leonard Confessore, Adelphia University
1968
Box: .09.02 Folder : 26 Judson Poets Theater, photos, Scenes from a Street Play
[1965]
Box: .09.02 Folder : 27 Judson Poets Theater, plays presented by JPT
1961-1981
Box: .09.02 Folder : 28 Judson Poets Theater, "Theatre Group for Judson Church," Village Voice
11 Feb 1959
Box: .09.02 Folder : 29 Judson Poets Theater, Peter Schumann "9-II" (from Two Contributions for the Theater)
1962
Box: .09.02 Folder : 30 Judson Poets Theater, Michael Benedikt on the New York theater, Ambit
1965-1966
Box: .09.02 Folder : 31 Judson Poets Theater, invitation to after-the-play party
4 Jun 1966
Box: .09.02 Folder : 32 Judson Poets Theater, photos, "The Love Cure"
1966
Box: .09.02 Folder : 33 Judson Poets Theater, "Judson Revivals"
1966
Box: .09.02 Folder : 34 Judson Poets Theater, "Mask Dance," "Recipe," & "Let Ballad"
1967
Box: .09.02 Folder : 35 Judson Poets Theater, "San Francisco's Burning"
1967
Box: .09.02 Folder : 36 Judson Poets Theater, "Arenas of Lutetia"
1967
Box: .09.02 Folder : 37 Judson Poets Theater, "In Circles," several productions
1967-1968
Box: .09.02 Folder : 38 Judson Poets Theater, "An Assessment..." & "Song of Songs"
1967
Box: .09.02 Folder : 39 Judson Poets Theater, "Song of Songs," photos
1967
Box: .09.02 Folder : 40 Judson Poets Theater, photo of Al Carmines and Crystal Fields
1967
Box: .09.02 Folder : 41 Judson Poets Theater, "Promenade"
1969
Box: .09.02 Folder : 42 Judson Poets Theater, "Joan," set diagram
1971
Box: .09.02 Folder : 43 Judson Poets Theater, "Remembering: Songs from the Teens," Carmines & Vaughan
1971
Box: .09.02 Folder : 44 Judson Poets Theater, "Road Show," correspondence
1971-1973
Box: .09.02 Folder : 45 Judson Poets Theater, "Joan," at Judson and Circle in the Square
1971-1972
Box: .09.02 Folder : 46 Judson Poets Theater, "Joan," photos from Circle in the Square Production

General

See also Oversize Series A.03.

Box: .09.02 Folder : 47 Judson Poets Theater, "The Faggot," at Judson and Truck & Warehouse Theatre
1973
Box: .09.02 Folder : 48 Judson Poets Theater, "Al Carmines and the JPT," an interview with Michael E. Colby
1974
Box: .09.02 Folder : 49 Judson Poets Theater, "An Easter Parade of Old Songs," Carmines & Vaughan
1973
Box: .09.02 Folder : 50 Judson Poets Theater, "In Circles," photo of Al Carmines & Lee Crespi
1975
Box: .09.02 Folder : 51 Judson Poets Theater, screens for actors' corridor and sound baffling
1978
Box: .09.02 Folder : 52 Judson Poets Theater, "The Agony of Paul" Carmines score for "I Corinthians"
1980
Box: .09.02 Folder : 53 Judson Poets Theater, interview of Maria Irene Fornes by Steve Bottoms

General

Audio of this interview is available in Accretion 2009: Series G, Object ID: 094.0399.

1994
Box: .09.02 Folder : 54 Judson Poets Theater, interview of Larry Kornfeld by Steve Bottoms

General

Audio of this interview is available in Accretion 2009: Series G, Object ID: 094.0399.

1995
Box: .09.02 Folder : 55 Judson Poets Theater, interview of Al Carmines by Steve Bottoms

General

Audio of this interview is available in Accretion 2009: Series G, Object ID: 094.0399.

1995
Box: .09.02 Folder : 56 Judson Poets Theater, interview of Rosalyn Drexler by Steve Bottoms

General

Audio of this interview is available in Accretion 2009: Series G, Object ID: 094.0399.

1996
Box: .09.02 Folder : 57 Judson Poets Theater, "Language is the Motor" re Maria irene Fornes, by Stephen J. Bottoms
1997
Box: .09.02 Folder : 58 Scripts/Lyrics - "W.C." by Al Carmines
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 59 Scripts - Al Carmines
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 60 Scripts/Music & Lyrics - Al Carmines, various
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 61 Scripts/Music - Al Carmines, various
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 62 Scripts/Music - Al Carmines, song fragments
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 63 Scripts/Music - Al Carmines, songs with music
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 64 Scripts - Appolinaire, Guillaume, The Breasts of Tiresias
1961
Box: .09.02 Folder : 65 Scripts - Ferrini, Vincent, The In (Out)
1962
Box: .09.02 Folder : 66 Scripts - Nichols, Robert, The Wax Engine
1963
Box: .09.02 Folder : 67 Scripts - Tavel, Ronald, Arenas of Lutetia
1967
Box: .09.02 Folder : 68 Scripts/Lyrics - Al Carmines, The Urban Crisis
1969
Box: .09.02 Folder : 69 Scripts - Carmines, Al, The Journey of Snow White
1971
Box: .09.02 Folder : 70 Scripts/Scores - Carmines, Al, The Journey of Snow White
1971
Box: .09.02 Folder : 71 Scripts - Stein, Carmines, Doctor Faustus Lights the Lights
1979
Box: .09.02 Folder : 72 Unproduced Scripts - Bartlett, David L., John R. Landgraf, Tricks
undated
Box: .09.02 Folder : 73 Unproduced Scripts, correspondence re: scripts returned
1970-1972
Box: .09.02 Folder : 74 Reviews - In Circles
1967

Subseries 4: Judson Gallery

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: .09.02 Folder : 75 photo, Chuck Gordone, Grettle Cummings and Howard Moody
1959
Box: .09.02 Folder : 76 Judson Group: Baer, Dine, Oldenburg, Ratliff, Stasik, Tyler, Wesselman
1959
Box: .09.02 Folder : 77 photo, flag show
1970
Box: .09.02 Folder : 78 Jon Hendricks/Terry Schutte correspondence
1974
Box: .09.02 Folder : 79 "Four Directions" a benefit for Judson Memorial Church, at Carlsson Gallery. Participants: Duback, Gutman, Hansen, Stuart
undated

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