Guide to the Bessie Schonberg Photograph Collection
RG 12.1 .6

Summary Information

Repository
Sarah Lawrence College Archives
Creator
Schonberg, Bessie
Title
Bessie Schonberg Photograph Collection
ID
RG 12.1 .6
Date [inclusive]
n.d., 1975-1999
Extent
0.5 linear feet 1 document box, 1 oversize folder
Language

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Sarah Lawrence College Archives July 2004

Sarah Lawrence College Archives
1 Mead Way
Bronxville, NY, 10708
914-395-2480
archives@sarahlawrence.edu

Revision Description

 Finding Aid entered in Archivists' Toolkit by Elijah Black. July 2012

Terms of use

The collection is open to researchers without restriction. Note: Some photographs may not be owned by the Sarah Lawrence College Archives.

Acquisition note

The photographs in this collection are a combination of photographs removed from the Bessie Schonberg Papers and the Photograph Collection of the Sarah Lawrence College Archives.

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Scope and Contents note

The Bessie Schonberg Photograph Collection consists of photographs acquired through the Bessie Schonberg papers and the Sarah Lawrence College Archives. Most of the photos are professional in scope, depicting both Schonberg and her students rehearsing and performing. A portrait collection is also included, as well as photos from tribute gatherings in honor of Schonberg, herself. In addition, there are two folders in the collection devoted to former students Meredith Monk and Margot “Spatz” Harley.

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Related Materials

See Also

For more information on Bessie Schonberg, see also the Bessie Schonberg Papers and the Bessie Schonberg Student Photograph collection. Includes portion of accession 2011-006.

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Controlled Access Headings

Genre(s)

  • Photographs

Personal Name(s)

  • Harley, Margot
  • Monk, Meredith

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Collection Inventory

BoxFolder

“Bessie” Screening at the Kitchen January 19, 1999  

11

With Faculty 

12

Harley, Margot (“Spatz”) 

13

Monk, Meredith Spring 1983 

14

Personal Photographs 

15

Portraits 

16

Rehearsals 

17

Student Photographs 

18

With Students 

19

“Thank You, Bessie!” 1975 

110

“A Tribute To Bessie” May 1993 

111

Unidentified 

112
OversizeFolder

Oversized Photographs 

21