Georgia O'Keeffe letters to Claudia O'Keeffe, 1940-1962 and [undated]

O'Keeffe, Georgia, b. 1887 d. 1986
Active in New York, N.Y.; Williamsburg, Va.

Collection size: 135 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letters to her younger sister, Claudia O'Keeffe, mostly written from Abiquiu, New Mexico. Topics include her concern for her sister's health and financial situation; her involvement with Alfred Stieglitz's estate; travels; exhibitions of her work; and her house and daily activities in New Mexico.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; New Mexico. Married to Alfred Stieglitz.

Lent for microfilming July 1990 by Mrs. Jack Cross, who is the neice of Hildegard Hoehne, Claudia O'Keeffe's companion.

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