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Abraham Rattner and Esther Gentle papers, 1891-1986

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19.1: Abraham Rattner , 1917-1970s, undated

Included in this series are photographs of Rattner as a young man, as as soldier in World War I, as a young art student, as well as in middle age and an older man. A few photographs show Rattner in his early Paris studio. There are many photographs of Rattner with Bettina Bedwell. Some photos show Rattner at work or with his works of art. There are also photographs of Rattner at exhibitions and in his studio. The photographs are arranged roughly in chronological order.
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Rattner, 1917-circa 1920s
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Rattner, Paris studio, 1930s
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Rattner and Bettina Bedwell, circa 1930s-circa 1940s
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Rattner, including photographs by Alfredo Valente, circa 1940s
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Rattner and Bettina Bedwell, vacation, 1946
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Rattner studio, Urbana, Illinois, [1953-1954]
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Rattner at Temple University Citation ceremony, 1954
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Rattner at Aspen, Colorado Conference of Design, 1954
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Rattner signing Illinois Portfolio, 1956
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Rettner designing Chicago Loop Synagogue stained glass, 1958
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Rattner, circa 1960s-circa 1970s
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Rattner in Paris, circa 1965
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Rattner with Gaugin fresco, 1965
Unfilmed
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Rattner with Victory painting, 1967
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Rattner, 1969
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Rattner portraits, circa 1970s
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Rattner attending exhibitions, circa 1970s
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Rattner with works of art, undated
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Rattner, undated
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Rattner in Paris studio, undated
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Rattner in his studio, 1975, undated
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Rattner and Bettina Bedwell dinner, undated
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Rattner and Esther Gentle, 1952, undated
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