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Series 3 | A Finding Aid to the Alfred Victor Frankenstein papers, 1875-1985

Alfred Victor Frankenstein papers, 1875-1985

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Series 3: Writings and Notes , 1940-1978
1.1 Linear Feet
Box 1-2

General writings include three notebooks, writings and recorded lectures by Frankenstein about music, art, or both, California, and the Ronald P. Murdock art collection. There are written entries to the Dictionary of American Biography, drafts of articles (likely for the San Francisco Chronicle), and copies of published articles. Works by others include eight lectures concerning early Northern California art recorded on three cassettes, and a cassette tape of an interview by C. Hoover.
General writings do not include manuscripts for Frankenstein's books or exhibition catalogs. These are found in Series 4, Research Files and Series 5, Exhibition Files, reflecting the original order of the papers.
Description Container
Notebooks, circa 1960s
1
18-20
General, by Alfred Victor Frankenstein, 1940-circa 1970
2
1-15
Lectures, by Alfred Victor Frankenstein, 1970s
3 cassette tapes
2
16
Lectures, by Others, 1976
1 cassette tape
2
17
Interview, C. Hoover, 1978
1 cassette tape
2
18
General, by Others, 1940s-1970s
2
19-24

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