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Guide to the Festival of the Creative Arts records

A1051

1962-1965


Descriptive Summary

Identification: A1051


Title: Festival of the Creative Arts records


Dates: 1962-1965


Extent: 1.0 Cubic Feet


Language: English



Collection is open for research.


Subjects

Correspondence.
Financial records.
Music -- Instruction and study.
Photographs.
Art festivals -- New York (State) -- Hamilton.
Architecture -- Study and teaching.
Theater -- Study and teaching.
Poetry -- Study and teaching.
Fiction -- Study and teaching.
Art -- Study and teaching.
Colgate University. Festival of Creative Arts
Snedcof, Harold R.

Contents List

Box 1 Folder 1
1964 October 9-10
Poiesis: The Magazine of the Festival of Creative Arts
Correspondence, 1964 February-November
1964 February-October
Refusals file
Box 1 Folder 2
1964 June 4
Richard Wilbur [poet] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 September 18
Laurance S. Rockefeller to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 August 20
Kirby Peake to Norman Grulich

Typed carbon unsigned.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 October 5
William L. Slayton [Urban Renewal Administration] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 September 8
Porter A. McCray to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 September 14
Arthur K. Watson to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 4
James Card [George Eastman House] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes three letters from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 September 12
David Smith to Harold Snedcof

Autograph note signed on the bottom of original letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof. Also includes letter from Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 August 10
Zelda Fichlander [Arena Stage] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 8
Harold Snedcof to Jonathan Miller

Two letters from Harold Snedcof to Jonathan Miller. Note indicates that a refusal from Miller was received by telegram on April 28, 1964.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 3
Robert Bly [poet] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 6
Harold Snedcof to Henry Pleasants

Typed carbon.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 16
Brooks Atkinson [New York Times] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 21
Sarah Oates [secretary to Carl Sandburg] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 4
Hubert Dilworth [for Leontyne Price] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes two letters from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 16
Mrs. Miriam Gabo [wife of Naum Gabo] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 18
Ralph Ellison to Harold Snedcof

Two typed letters signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 13
Alice Regensburg [agent for Richard Rodgers] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 29
Sylvester L. Weaver, Jr. to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 16
Gore Vidal to Harold Snedcof

Autograph card signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 20
Robert Brustein to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 24
Brian O'Doherty to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 4
Helen Coates [secretary to Leonard Bernstein] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 24
Susan Bellow [wife of Saul Bellow] to Harold Snedcof

Autograph letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
undated
John Cassavettes to Harold Snedcof

Transcribed telegram. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 6
E. William Henry [Chairman, FCC] to Harold Snedcof

Autograph letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 2
George London [Metropolitan Opera] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 28
Aaron Copeland to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 8
Harold Snedcof to Edward Albee

Also includes autograph note stating refusal was received by telegram on May 4, 1964.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 1
Thomas Schippers to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 30
Peter Witt to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 20
Leonard Baskin to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Professor David Sellin to Baskin.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 8
Harold Snedcof to Robert Penn Warren

Also includes autograph note indicating Warren's refusal by telegram on May 1, 1964.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 16
Bruce Berlind to Dwight Macdonald [New Yorker magazine]
Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 8
Harold Snedcof to Jason Robards, Jr.

Also includes autograph note indicating Robards' refusal by telegram on May 1, 1964.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 14
Harold Snedcof to Jacques Lipchitz

Also includes autograph note indicating Lipchitz's refusal by telegram on April 28, 1964.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 27
Allan Temke [Twentieth Century Fund] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 29
Robert Motherwell to Harold Snedcof

Telegram. Also includes two letters from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 9
Harold Snedcof to Theodore Roszak
Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 16
Nancy Tuckerman [secretary to Mrs. John F. Kennedy] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 16
Walter A. Netsch, Jr. [Skidmore, Owings & Merrill] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 14
Jessica Colfer [for Martha Graham] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter and draft letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 13
Alfred de Liagre, Jr. to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 29
Allen Tate [poet] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 2
John Updike to Harold Snedcof

Typed postcard signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 11
Goddard Lieberson to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 May 8
Philip Johnson to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes two letters from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 26
John Knowles to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 24
Walter Prude to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 18
Eric Bentley to Kurt J. Harrison

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Kurt J. Harrison.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 21
Bernard Malamud to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 4
Harold Snedcof to Dr. Frank Stanton
Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 14
Barbara Horgan [Secretary to George Balanchine] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes two letters from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 February 25
Unknown author to Professor Mark Van Doren
Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 22
Ray Bradbury to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 April 14
Mies van der Rohe to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 March 26
Elia Kazan to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed. Also includes letter from Festival Chairman Harold R. Snedcof.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 July 31
Monika Kerr [for Alfred A. Knopf, Inc.] to Harold Snedcof

Typed note signed with autograph corrections. Also includes letter from Harold [Snedcof] to Tom Gervasi.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 August 18
Iris Siff [for Nina Vance, Alley Theatre] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 August 17
Rosella Stewart [Executive Secretary to Billy Wilder] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed.

Box 1 Folder 2
1964 August 19
Theodore Rousseau [Metropolitan Museum of Art] to Harold Snedcof

Typed letter signed.

Box 1 Folder 3
1964 March-July
Invitations
Box 1 Folder 4
1964 May-October
Margretta Akermark [Museum of Modern Art]
Box 1 Folder 5
1964 March-April
American Federation for the Arts
Box 1 Folder 6
1964 May-October
Robert Anderson
Box 1 Folder 7
1964 July-August
Senator Warren M. Anderson
Box 1 Folder 8
1964 March-October
Milton Babbitt
Box 1 Folder 9
1964 October 13
Bruce Berlind
Box 1 Folder 10
1964 February-September
Ruth Burhnam [Time]
Box 1 Folder 11
1964 March-August
Mrs. Everett N. Case [Honorary Chairman]
Box 1 Folder 12
George Charmichael [New York Telephone Co.]
Box 1 Folder 13
1964 April-October
Serge Chermayeff
Box 1 Folder 14
1964 March-September
Colin Clark
Box 1 Folder 15
1964 April-September
George Englund
Box 1 Folder 16
1964 March-October
David Epstein
Box 1 Folder 17
1964 June-July
Jack Estabrook, Sr. [Estabrook Printing]
Box 1 Folder 18
1964 March-June
Max Fassett
Box 1 Folder 19
1964 July-October
Lukas Foss
Box 1 Folder 20
1964 June-July
Estelle Frankfurter
Box 1 Folder 21
1964 May-June
Tom Gervasi [Alfred Knopf]
Box 1 Folder 22
1964 February-June
Lloyd Goodrich [Advisor]
Box 1 Folder 23
1964 May-October
August Heckscher [Twentieth Century Fund]
Box 1 Folder 24
1964 March-October
David Hare
Box 1 Folder 25
1964 March-October
Irving Howe
Box 1 Folder 26
1964 March-October
William Hull and John Hightower [New York State Council on the Arts]
Box 1 Folder 27
1964 April-May
Stanley Kauffmann [Movie critic for The New Republic]
Box 1 Folder 28
1964 July 27
Raymond Krehel
Box 1 Folder 29
1964 February-October
Mrs. Katherine Kuh
Box 1 Folder 30
1964 June-October
Jeremy Larner
Box 1 Folder 31
1964 April-September
Denise Levertov [poet]
Box 1 Folder 32
1964 April-October
Richard Lippold
Box 1 Folder 33
1964 June-October
Norman Mailer
Box 1 Folder 34
1964 September-October
Walter McQuade
Box 1 Folder 35
1964 October
Charles Mee, Jr.
Box 1 Folder 36
1964 March-October
Reynolds Price
Box 1 Folder 37
1964 April-October
Alan Pryce Jones
Box 1 Folder 38
1964 May-November
Publishers
Box 1 Folder 39
1964 April-August
Martin Ransohoff [Filmways, Inc.]
Box 1 Folder 40
1964 March-April
Philip Roth
Box 1 Folder 41
1964 March-October
Paul Rudolph
Box 1 Folder 42
1964 April-October
Andrew Sarris
Box 1 Folder 43
1964 April-October
Gunther Schuller
Box 1 Folder 44
1964 March-October
William Schuman
Box 1 Folder 45
1964 June 24
W.D. Snodgrass
Box 1 Folder 46
1964 June-October
Susan Sontag
Box 1 Folder 47
1964 March-September
Roger Stevens
Box 1 Folder 48
1964 June-October
David C. Stewart [American Council on Education]
Box 1 Folder 49
1964 March-October
Harvey Swados
Box 1 Folder 50
1964 March-October
Jack Tworkov
Box 1 Folder 51
1964 September-October
Thomas R. Vreeland Jr.
Box 1 Folder 52
1964 March-August
Arthur Watson
Box 1 Folder 53
1964 June-October
James Wright
Box 1 Folder 54
1964 May-October
Charles Wuorinen
Box 1 Folder 55
1964 February-October
General Correspondence
Attendance and registrations, 1964
1964
Regional colleges and universities
Box 1 Folder 56
1964
Adelphi University
Box 1 Folder 57
1964
Brockport, State University College at
Box 1 Folder 58
1964
Buffalo, State University of New York at
Box 1 Folder 59
1964
Colby Junior College
Box 1 Folder 60
1964
Dutchess Community College
Box 1 Folder 61
1964
Elmira College
Box 1 Folder 62
1964
Haverford College
Box 1 Folder 63
1964
Hobart and William Smith Colleges
Box 1 Folder 64
1964
Hunter College
Box 1 Folder 65
1964
Lycoming College
Box 1 Folder 66
1964
Ithaca College
Box 1 Folder 67
1964
Le Moyne College
Box 1 Folder 68
1964
Marymount College
Box 1 Folder 69
1964
New Paltz, State University College at
Box 1 Folder 70
1964
Skidmore College
Box 1 Folder 71
1964
Vassar College
Box 1 Folder 72
1964
Wesleyan University
Box 1 Folder 73
1964
Wheaton College
Box 1 Folder 74
1964
Individuals
Box 1 Folder 75
1964
List of attendees
1964
Colgate fraternities and residence halls
Box 1 Folder 76
1964
Alpha Tau Omega
Box 1 Folder 77
undated
Beta Theta Pi
Box 1 Folder 78
1964
Delta Kappa Epsilon
Box 1 Folder 79
1964
Tau Kappa Epsilon
Box 1 Folder 80
1964
Theta Chi
Box 1 Folder 81
1964
Kappa Delta Rho
Box 1 Folder 82
1964
Lambda Chi Alpha
Box 1 Folder 83
1964
Phi Gamma Delta
Box 1 Folder 84
1964
Phi Delta Theta
Box 1 Folder 85
1964
Phi Kappa Tau
Box 1 Folder 86
1964
Phi Kappa Psi
Box 1 Folder 87
1964
Sigma Nu
Box 1 Folder 88
1964
Sigma Chi
Box 1 Folder 89
1964
Dodge
Box 1 Folder 90
1964
Eaton
Box 1 Folder 91
1964
Kendrick
Box 1 Folder 92
1964
Refunded registrations
Box 1 Folder 93
1964
Details of Festival Weekend
Box 1 Folder 94
1964
Invitations and agendas
Box 1 Folder 95
1964
Publicity, press releases, clippings, and memos
Box 1 Folder 96
1964
Extra Room Charts
Box 1 Folder 97
1964
Budget
Box 1 Folder 98
1964
Receipts, invoices, disbursement vouchers, and other financial documents
Programming, 1964
Box 1 Folder 99
1964
Film Panel
Box 1 Folder 100
1964
The Film Program
Box 1 Folder 101
1964
Painting and Sculpture Panel
Box 1 Folder 102
1964
Poetry Panel
Box 1 Folder 103
1964
Theatre Panel
Photographs,
Box 1 Folder 104
1964 October
Festival prints
Box 1 Folder 105
1964
Festival prints

Includes 66 black-and-white photographs (mostly 8" x 10") related to the 1964 Festival of the Creative Arts. Among other items are artistic photographs, film still, head shots, and gallery photographs. Many bear crop marks/instructions for publication in Poesis.


Repository

Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries

Processing

Natalie Rose and Sarah Keen; revised by Lora J. Davis., September 8, 2011.

Revisions

February 19, 2014: Revised and updated to include fuller description.

Citation

[Identification of item (Author, Title, and Date of item if known)], A1051, Festival of the Creative Arts records, Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries.



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