RT Unpublished Material DB /z-wcorg/ DS http://worldcat.org ID 712291097 LA English T1 Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel collection, A1 Diamonstein-Spielvogel, Barbaralee., Spielvogel, Carl., Archives of Documentary Arts (Duke University), YR 1877 AB Collection comprises research files, correspondence, audio and video recordings, printed materials such as articles and clippings, photographs, scrapbooks, artifacts, and artwork, all deriving from Barbaralee Diamonstein-Spielvogel's books, educational programming, interviews, public art installations, and exhibits centering on the arts and architecture and historic preservation in the United States. The materials highlight her work with many arts and political organizations and appointments to committees such as the Commission for Cultural Affairs and the New York Landmarks Preservation Commission. Topics include: art and architecture in the 20th century; artists' biographies and interviews; gender and society; historic preservation from the 1960s to the present; the history of New York City, particularly through art, architecture, and public space; media and society; social conditions in Slovakia during her husband's ambassadorship there; U.S. politics and public policy; arts programs affiliated with the White House; women and the arts; women's rights; and many others. Early materials dating from 1929 to1965 document Diamonstein-Spielvogel's family history and early personal life. Also includes some materials concerning her husband Carl Spielvogel, whose papers are also in the Rubenstein Library. Over one hundred and forty of her television interviews with notable artists and other figures have been digitized for the Diamonstein-Spielvogel Video Archive at Duke University and are available online. Acquired as part of the Archive of Documentary Arts at Duke University.