David E. Davis papers, 1946-1978

Davis, David E., b. 1920 d. 2002
Active in Cleveland, Ohio

Collection size: 28 items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: Sketchbooks; writings; speeches; a transcript; 2 letters; and exhibition catalogs. REELS 1391-1392: 7 sketchbooks, 1946-1974; 134 pages of writings; several speeches given to the Contemporary Art Society of Cleveland; a transcript of a 1975 radio interview with Davis; two letters; exhibition catalogs; and other printed material. UNMICROFILMED: Nine exhibition catalogs of one-man and group shows, 1972-1978.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor; Cleveland, Ohio.

Material on reels 1391-1392 lent 1978 for microfilming by David E. Davis. Unmicrofilmed material donated 1978 by Davis.

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