Carol Berge Collection
Identifier: AC 422
Scope and Content
This collection contsists of two aspects. The first, material from Shirley Jacobson, contains a bibliography of the complete works of Carol Bergé, letters written by Bergé to Shirley Jacobson regarding their shop space and activities at the Design Center Mall in Santa Fe, and other ephemera relating to the above. The second, material from author Lucy R. Lippard, contains letters written by Bergé to Lippard. Among other issues, these letters detail Bergé's efforts on two new works, Light Years and Antics.
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The collection is open for research.
Limited duplication of print materials allowed for research purposes. User is responsible for all copyright compliance.
Carol Bergé was an author, poet, and college professor, as well as the founder and editor of the magazine Center and the proprietor of Blue Gate Gallery of Art and Antiques in Santa Fe, New Mexico. A native of New York City, she was born in 1928 to Albert and Molly Peppis. In 1955 she married Jack Bergé, and divorced him following the birth of their son Peter. Bergé is the author of 21 books of poetry, fiction, and non-fiction. She received a National Endowment of the Arts award for her fiction in 1979. She died in 2006 at the age of 78 in Santa Fe, New Mexico.
0.25 Linear Feet
- Guide to the Carol Bergé Collection, 1991-2003
- © 2008
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