Personal Documents

Personal Records

Birth Certificate
Note: Cracow was then part of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, but it is now in Poland

Kindergarten Tuition Receipt
Dated December 4, 1894

Confirmation Programme
Reform Congregation Keneseth Israel, Sunday, May 19, 1907

Graduation Certificate
From the William D. Kelley School in Philadelphia. Dated June 1907.

Census Records
This link includes census records, ship rosters, and city directories for Bernstein, William Meyerowitz, and Bernstein’s parents

City Directory
With dates, 1915, 1931, and Gloucester 1955-56.

Marriage Certificate
Dated February 7, 1919

Wedding Announcement
Dated February 7, 1919

William Meyerowitz’s Death Certificate
Filed on May 29, 1981

Bernstein’s Death Certificate
Filed on February 16, 2002

Contents: photographs, exhibition pamphlets, newspaper reviews, sketches



Invitation from William Meyerowitz to attend a ballet
Ca. 1918

Theresa and the Barnes Collection

Letter from Theresa to Professor [Clark] Marlor
Dated July 5, 1989

Letter from Mayor Rudolph Giuliani to Theresa
Dated March 17, 1999



Summer Art Course in Painting and Etching
Brochure and registration form for Theresa and William’s tenth annual summer course in Gloucester, MA, July 10 – August 25, 1937

The Paint Rag, August 5, 1925
A journal (one issue) published by Theresa Bernstein, William Meyerowitz and Stuart Davis to raise money for the Gloucester Society of Artists