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A Finding Aid to the Arthur Sinclair Covey papers, 1882-1960: More Information

Arthur Sinclair Covey papers, 1882-1960

More Information

A Finding Aid to the Arthur Sinclair Covey Papers,
1882-1960
, in the Archives of American Art
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Finding aid prepared by Jean Fitzgerald
Scope and Content Note
The papers of mural painter and illustrator Arthur Sinclair Covey measure 5.7 linear feet and date from 1882 to 1960. Found within the papers are biographical material; correspondence with art institutions, patrons, and colleagues; scattered business and financial records; notes and writings by Covey and others, including a transcript of an interview with Covey by a radio station; art work and sketchbooks by Covey and his colleagues including Paul Bransom, Harvey Dunn, and Edward Penfield; project files concering Covey's mural projects; a scrapbook of clippings; additional printed material; and photographs of Covey, family members, colleagues, and art work.
Language
English
Provenance
The Arthur Sinclair Covey papers were donated from 1961 to 1965 by the artist's widow, Lois Lenski Covey.
Processing Information
The papers were processed in May 2006 by Jean Fitzgerald.