Ralph T. Coe papers, 1964-2010

Coe, Ralph T., b. 1929 d. 2010
Curator, Art historian, Collector
Active in Santa Fe, N.M.

Collection size: 16.0 linear feet

Collection Summary: Biographical information, correspondence, subject files, exhibition files, writings, photographs, printed material, and audio visual material relating to the work of curator and art collector Ralph T. Coe and his work with Native American art.

Biographical material, correspondence, subject files, exhibition files, scholarly writings by Coe, photographs, slides and transparencies, and printed material mostly relate to Native American art and culture and are found throughout the collection. Audio visual material (approximately 1.0 linear foot) consists of 9 VHS cassettes, 2 DVDs, and 25 audio cassettes, 1 CD, and 1 zip disc containing music, documentaries, artist performances, meeting recordings, and lectures. Some of the audio visual material relates to art and Native Americans but other material is personal in nature.

Biographical/Historical Note: Ralph T. Coe (1929-2010) was a curator, collector, and scholar in Santa Fe, N.M.

Donated 2013 by the Ralph T. Coe Estate via Elinor Paterson Roberts, trust officer.

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