Lowry, W. McNeil (Wilson McNeil), 1913-

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Art administrator; director of humanities and arts, Ford Foundation, 1957-1964, vice-president of Ford Foundation, 1964-1974.

From the description of W. McNeil Lowry interviews, 1981 Oct. 19-1982 Apr. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 220187886

W. McNeil Lowry, art administrator, director of humanities and arts, Ford Foundation, 1957-1964, and vice-president of Ford Foundation, 1964-1974.

From the description of Oral history interview with W. McNeil Lowry, 1981 Oct. 19-1982 Apr. 12. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 646397401

Foundation executive.

From the description of Reminiscences of W. McNeil Lowry : oral history, 1968. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122308448

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Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn E. E. Cummings papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library.
referencedIn John Mason Brown papers, 1922-1967. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Additional papers, 1917-1962 and undated. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Ford Foundation. Correspondence with Carl Zigrosser, 1958-1961. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Marguerite Yourcenar additional papers, 1842-1996. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Herbert Machiz records concerning the Artists' Theatre, New York, 1954-1976. Harvard Theatre Collection, Houghton Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University.
creatorOf Wilson Mcneil Lowry Papers, 1941-96 University of Illinois Archives
referencedIn E. E. Cummings additional papers, 1870-1969. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Ford Foundation. Correspondence with Marian Anderson, 1961-1971. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Poets' Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.) records, 1936-1989 (inclusive), 1950-1960 (bulk). Harvard University, Houghton Library
creatorOf Ford Foundation. Letter, 1958, to Lewis Mumford. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
referencedIn Ford Foundation. Office of the President. McGeorge Bundy office files, 1966-1979. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Trinity Repertory Theatre (Providence, Rhode Island). Oral history collection, 1990-1991. Brown University, John Hay Library
creatorOf Lowry, W. McNeil (Wilson McNeil), 1913-. Oral history interview with W. McNeil Lowry, 1981 Oct. 19-1982 Apr. 12. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Giannini, Vittorio, President, 1903-1966. Vittorio Giannini Papers, 1962-1967. University of North Carolina School of the Arts, Semans Library
referencedIn Rudolf Kolisch papers, 1886-1978. Houghton Library.
creatorOf Lowry, W. McNeil (Wilson McNeil), 1913-. W. McNeil Lowry interviews, 1981 Oct. 19-1982 Apr. 12. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
referencedIn Ford Foundation. Oral history collection, 1975-1986.
referencedIn New York Times Company records. A.M. Rosenthal papers, 1955-1994, 1967-1986 New York Public Library. Manuscripts and Archives Division
referencedIn New Directions Publishing Corp. records, ca. 1933-1997. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Coolidge, John, 1913-1995. Papers of John Coolidge and Agnes Mongan, 1909-2006. Harvard University Art Museum
referencedIn Ford Foundation. Office of Policy and Planning. William McPeak office files, 1950-1964. Campbell University, Wiggins Memorial Library
creatorOf Tamiris, Helen, 1905-1966. Letter, 1963 Dec 18, New York City, to W. McNeil Lowry, New York. [2] p. on 2 l. (2 copies). New York Public Libraries for the Performing Arts, Dance Collection
referencedIn Lucien Price notebooks and correspondence, 1901-1964. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Additional papers, 1917-1962 and undated. Houghton Library.
referencedIn Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Office of the Director. James Johnson Sweeney correspondence, 1961-1967. Hirsch Library Museum of Fine Arts, Houston
creatorOf Mendelowitz, Daniel Marcus. Daniel M. Mendelowitz papers, [ca. 1950-1970]. Smithsonian Archives of American Art
creatorOf Lowry, W. McNeil (Wilson McNeil), 1913-. Reminiscences of W. McNeil Lowry : oral history, 1968. Columbia University in the City of New York, Columbia University Libraries
referencedIn Papers of John Coolidge and Agnes Mongan, 1909-2006 Harvard Art Museum Archives
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correspondedWith Brown, John Mason, 1900-1969 person
associatedWith Burns, Joan Simpson, person
associatedWith Coolidge, John, 1913-1995. person
correspondedWith Cummings, E. E. (Edward Estlin), 1894-1962 person
associatedWith Daum, Raymond W. person
associatedWith Ford Foundation. corporateBody
associatedWith Ford Foundation. Office of Policy and Planning. corporateBody
associatedWith Ford Foundation. Office of the President. corporateBody
associatedWith Giannini, Vittorio, President, 1903-1966. person
associatedWith Kolisch, Rudolf, 1896-1978 person
correspondedWith Machiz, Herbert. person
associatedWith Mendelowitz, Daniel Marcus. person
associatedWith Museum of Fine Arts, Houston. Office of the Director. corporateBody
associatedWith New Directions Publishing Corp. corporateBody
associatedWith Poets' Theatre (Cambridge, Mass.). corporateBody
associatedWith Price, Lucien, 1883-1964 person
associatedWith Rosenthal, A. M. (Abraham Michael), 1922-2006 person
associatedWith Tamiris, Helen, 1905-1966. person
associatedWith Trinity Repertory Theatre (Providence, Rhode Island) corporateBody
associatedWith United States. Office of War Information. corporateBody
associatedWith Yourcenar, Marguerite. person
Place Name Admin Code Country
United States
New York (State)--New York
New York (State)--New York
Subject
Arts Policy
Dance
Music
American Assembly
Arts administrators--Interviews
Charitable uses, trusts, and foundations
Arena Stage, Washington, D.C
Endowments
Theatre
Endowment of research
Foundations
Art, American
Halsey Stuart and Company
Executives--Interviews
Museums
Symphony orchestras
Music education
Lithography
Art education
Lincoln Center for the Performing Arts, New York, NY
Philanthropy
Ford Foundation
Opera
Alley Theatre, Houston, Texas
Ballet
Tamarind Institute, Los Angeles, California
San Francisco Ballet
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Collector
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