Claire Holt papers, 1930-1970.


Claire Holt papers, 1930-1970.

Slides of Indonesia created for the Cornell Indonesian Arts Project. Subjects include art, architecture, ceremonies, landscapes, painting, people, sculpture, textiles, and theater. Also, typescript notes about a trip to Indonesia in 1955-1956, index cards relating to her work and travel in Indonesia, an audio tape from the Dedication of the Claire Holt Memorial Collection Inauguration Ceremony at Lembaga, August 6, 1970.

6.8 cubic ft.


SNAC Resource ID: 7906031

Cornell University Library

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Holt, Claire, 1988- (person)

Claire Holt was born in Riga, Latvia in 1901. Her family moved to Moscow in 1914; in 1920 she married, and shortly thereafter she and her husband emigrated from the Soviet Union. In 1921 they settled in New York, where Holt attended Brooklyn Law School, the Cooper Union Art School, and Columbia University School of Journalism. From 1928-30, Holt was a reporter for the New York World. Her assignments there included dance reviews, which were published under the name Barbara Holveg. Holt made her f...

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