Date1981 – 1987 Bulk date(s)
May 2016 Date(s) of record-keeping activity
Extent1 full-size archival box
Administrative/Biographical HistoryJudith Jedlicka is Managing Partner of the consulting firm Solutions for Arts and Culture, and was formerly Adjunct Professor Public Relations at Long Island University, and President of Business Committee for the Arts, Inc.
Scope and ContentThe collection consists of articles about baskets; catalogs; material related to basket exhibitions; basketry newspapers; and photographs and slides of baskets, many in the creator’s personal collection. Prominent is an exhibition at the Museum of American Folk Art, curated by Jedlicka, entitled “Woven for Work: American Baskets.”
Contents ListFolder 1:
Titled: Research Original. Consists of Jedlicka’s notes and articles
Titled: Bibliography. Bibliography of baskets and basketry.
Titled: Basket makers: Articles on basket makers, correspondence and catalogs of basket makers.
Titled: Baskets. Judlicka articles. Articles written by Jedlicka for publication.
Titled: Baskets, articles and research. Articles about Nantucket baskets, Shaker baskets and basket collecting.
Titled: Baskets-Photos. This folder consists of photographs and slides of baskets.
Titled: Baskets. Consists of articles about basketry and individual artists.
Titled: Basket Exhibition 1981-1982. Papers related to an exhibit on baskets called “Woven for Work: American Baskets” at the Museum of American Folk Art from November 25, 1981-February 14, 1982. This exhibit was curated by Jedlicka.
Titled: 1981 Basket Exhibition Publicity. Publicity for the “Woven for Work: American Baskets” at the Museum of American Folk Art.
Titled: Baskets (1). Articles mostly related to the “Woven for Work: American Baskets” exhibition but also includes articles about basket making and correspondence.
Titled: Baskets (2). Articles on basketry and three issues of American Craft Magazine.
Titled Baskets (3). Articles on splint baskets, American baskets and checklist for baskets used in the “Woven for Work: American Baskets” exhibition.
Titled: Articles. Multiple newspaper and magazine articles on baskets.
Baskets-My articles. “The History of American Basket” by Judith Jedlicka in the Long Island Heritage paper April 1981, page 12 .
Articles (loose). Multiple articles on baskets and basket making.
Envelope containing material for the “Woven for Work: American Baskets” exhibition.
Exhibitions (loose). Publicity brochures for various basketry exhibitions.
Loose correspondence and an article on the Amish Quilt and article on the care and cleaning of cotton quilts.
The News Basket Newspaper, issues from October 1984-April 1987.
Loose slides and photos.
The Long Island Heritage-Issue of November 1981 sand November 1983
Titled: Carousels. Articles on carousels and merry-go-rounds.
Conditions Governing Access
Contact the Bartlett Library and Archives at the Museum of International Folk Art (505-476-1210) for further information.
Museum of International Folk Art Archives (Judith Jedlicka Papers , AR.00062)
Baskets [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85012125], Basket making [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85012110], Collectors and collecting [info:lc/authorities/subjects/sh85028263]
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