Howard M. Gibbs papers, 1904-1975

Gibbs, Howard M. (Howard Manning), b. 1904 d. 1970
Painter
Active in Boston, Mass.; Brewster, Mass.

Collection size: 2.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, sketchbooks, photographs, a scrapbook, and printed material.

REEL 1255: A 27 page scrapbook, ca.1930-1969, containing letters and clippings.

UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence, 1923-1975, with Erwin S. Barrie, Pietro Pezzati, Vincent L. Price, Thomas Messer, Dorothy Miller, T. Gilbert Brouillette, and others; 27 sketchbooks; 26 sketches; 1 photograph album and ca. 80 photographs of Gibbs, his family and friends, including William Littlefield and the Provincetown Art Association; exhibition announcements, catalogs, press releases, and clippings, ca. 1929-1964.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Boston, Massachusetts.

Material on reel 1255 lent for microfilming 1975 by Margaret Gibbs, wife of Howard. Unmicrofilmed material was donated by Margaret Gibbs, 1975, and by their daughter, Katherine Gibbs Tubman La Fleur, 1976-1978.

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