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Aldro T. Hibbard papers, 1914-1971

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged into five series.

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Series 1:Correspondence, 1922-1971
0.5 Linear feet
Box 1

Correspondence includes letters to his wife, Winifred, fan letters, and letters to friends and art organizations.
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Winifred Hibbard, undated
1
1-2
Correspondence, 1922-1923
1
3
Correspondence, 1924
1
4-11
Correspondence, 1925
1
12-16
Correspondence, 1926
1
17-18
Correspondence, 1927
1
19
Correspondence, 1928
1
20
Correspondence, 1930-1933
1
21
Correspondence, 1934-1938
1
22
Correspondence, 1943-1971
1
23-24
Fan Letters, 1959-1961
1
25

Series 2:Writings, circa 1914-1962
0.1 Linear feet
Box 1

Writings include notes, a notebook, a diary of Hibbard's travels through Europe in 1914, and a diary from 1962.
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Diary, 1962
1
26
Diary of Europe, circa 1914
1
27
Notebook, undated
1
28
Miscellaneous, undated
1
29

Series 3:Professional Activity Files, 1927-1971
0.2 Linear feet
Box 1, FC 4

Professional material includes awards, an audio reel lecture delivered to the Rockport Art Association, one motion picture film, photographs of Hibbard and his students, and a biographical statement.
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Awards, 1958-1971
1
30
Hibbard School of Painting, 1927-1948
1
31
"Importance of Discussion to Art Students" Lecture, 1961 August 24
1 Sound tape reel
1
32
"Memory of an Old Friend", undated
1 Motion picture film
Footage of a man and woman on a balcony, dark exposure of a man, a man, and a chimpanzee.
FC 4
Miscellaneous Photos, circa 1955
1
33
Miscellaneous, 1940-1963
1
34

Series 4:Printed Material, 1933-1970
0.5 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

Printed material includes newspaper clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and material related to the Hibbard School of Painting.
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Clippings, 1933-1970
1
35-39
Exhibition Announcements and Catalogs, 1948-1967
2
1
Hibbard School of Painting, 1942-1952
2
2
Miscellaneous, 1945-1970
2
3

Series 5:Sound Recordings, circa 1950
0.4 Linear feet
Boxes 2-3

Sound Recordings consist of 17 wired recordings. The recordings are mostly unlabeled and primarily personal in nature containing family gatherings and baseball games, but some contain lectures and sales records.
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Personal Recordings, circa 1950
12 Sound wire reels
2
4-6
Personal Recordings, circa 1950
5 Sound wire reels
3
1-2

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.