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David Humphreys and Beatrice Jackson papers, 1928-1974

Humphreys, David, b. 1901 d. 1970
Painter, Landscape painter
Active in Dorset, Vt.

Humphreys, Beatrice Jackson, b. 1905 d. 1991
Painter, Landscape painter
Active in Boston,Mass.

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence; biographical material; typescript; speeches and awards; certificates; exhibition material; clippings; and photographs. REEL N70/-49: Correspondence; exhibition data; clippings; awards and certificates; and a speech. UNMICROFILMED: Biographical material; a typescript of an interview, 1954; correspondence, including a note from Luigi Lucioni; awards; speeches about his ancestor, the Revolutionary patriot, Gen. David Humphreys; bills of sale; exhibition material; clippings, including pages from a scrapbook; photos of Humphreys, including one by Arnold Genthe from the late 1920s, and photos of works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note: Landscape painters; Boston, Massachusetts. Jackson is married to David Humphreys. They both studied in Paris, France.

Material on reel N70-49 was lent for microfilming 1970 by Mr. & Mrs. David Humphreys; Unmicrofilmed material was donated 1979 by Beatrice Jackson Humphreys, widow of David Humphreys.

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