Paul Manship papers, 1863-1965

Manship, Paul Howard, b. 1885 d. 1966
Sculptor, Art teacher, Author
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 2.0 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 7 reels)

Collection Summary: Correspondence; writings; family records; photographs; calender notebooks; and clippings.

REELS NY59-15-NY59-17: Correspondence, 1940-1947; manuscripts of writings on art; family records; photographs; and clippings. Correspondents include Charles Dana Gibson, Henry Kreis, and Booth Tarkington.

REELS N714-N717: Calendar notebooks, 1925-1965.

UNMICROFILMED: Photostat of the Sangston family tree, made at Massillon, Ohio, in 1919. From the original owned by Paul Manship.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor; New York, N.Y.

Material on reels NY59-15-NY59-17 & N714-N717 lent for microfilming 1959 & 1967 by Paul and son John Manship; unmicrofilmed family tree donated 1959 by Paul Manship.

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