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Grace Milly Mayer

Grace Milly Mayer, American former curator, archivist, researcher, writer. Recipient photography award The Main Photographic Workshop, 1988, Infinity award The International Center of Photography, 1990. Member Print Council American, Cosmopolitan Club of New York.

Background

  • Mayer, Grace Milly was born on November 26, 1907 in New York City. Daughter of Joseph G. and Milly (Frank) Mayer.

  • Education

    • Student, Columbia University, 1920. Private studies, Switzerland, 1923.

    Career

    • With medical research department Mount Sinai Hospital, New York City, 1920, 24-30. With Museum of City of New York, 1931-1958, Museum Modern Art, New York City, 1958-1972, volunteer Edward Steichen Archive, since 1972.

    Religion

    Denomination: Judaism

    Membership

    Member Print Council American, Cosmopolitan Club of New York.

    Personality

    Interests

    Collector prints, photographs and books.

    Connections

    • father: Joseph G. Mayer
    • mother: Milly (Frank) Mayer
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    Born November 26, 1907
    Nationality
    • 1920
      Columbia University
    • 1923
      Switzerland
    • 1920
      With medical research department Mount Sinai Hospital
    • 1931 - 1958
      with Museum of City of New York
    • 1958 - 1972
      with Museum of City of New York
    • 1972
      with Museum of City of New York