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archivist , curator , researcher , writer

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, 1921-1923.

Career

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

Membership

Member Print Council American, Cosmopolitan Club of New York.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocation: collector prints, photographs and books.

Connections

father:
Joseph G. Mayer

mother:
Milly (Frank) Mayer