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Florence Nightingale Levy papers

Collection Data

Description
Florence Nightingale Levy (1870-1947) was an art editor and educator of New York City. Collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts of Levy's lectures, radio scripts, magazine articles, and other writings. Includes papers, 1924-1939, of the Federated Council on Art Education, on which Levy served as supervisor; papers, 1928-1929, of the Arts Council of New York; and notes, 1927-1933, on the activities of the National Alliance of Art and Industry. Also, manuscript of the symposium "Choosing a Life Career in Design Arts" (1932); survey of the silver industry with special reference to the training of designers and craftsmen, 1920; materials on practical opportunities in art; guidance information for art students; and a vocational guidance bibliography.
Names
Levy, Florence N. (Florence Nightingale), 1870-1947 (Creator)
Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1890 - 1947
Library locations
Manuscripts and Archives Division
Shelf locator: MssCol 1742
Topics
Levy, Florence N. (Florence Nightingale), 1870-1947
Federated Council on Art Education
Arts Council (New York, N.Y.)
National Alliance of Art and Industry
Art -- Societies, etc -- New York (State) -- New York
Art -- Study and teaching
Art students
Art -- Vocational guidance
Silver industry -- United States
Designers
Artisans
Educators
Genres
Documents
Notes
Biographical/historical: Florence Nightingale Levy (1870-1947) was an art editor and educator of New York City.
Physical Description
Extent: .5 linear foot (2 boxes)
Type of Resource
Text
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b12401554
MSS Unit ID: 1742
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): a9e7cbe0-a3f0-0132-2ad0-58d385a7bbd0
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