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Bernard J. Reis papers, circa 1913-1983

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Series 3: Professional Files , circa 1947-1975
0.1 Linear Feet
Box 1

This series contains documentation of Reis's professional career, including copies of Walter De Maria and William Randolph Hearst's correspondence, a file on Cambridge art gallery Kettle's Yard, miscellaneous legal documents and reports, and Marlborough Gallery records from Reis's time as the New York director.
Also found are copies of wills drawn up by Reis. Included are the wills of Edward Albee, Willem de Kooning, Alexander Eliot, Jane Winslow Eliot, Peggy Guggenheim, Adele M. Hatfield, William R.H. Hatfield, Josephine Johnson, Lester Johnson, Ludwig L. Lawrence, Conrad Marca-Relli, Edward Meneeley, Ray Parker, Beverly Pepper, Curtis G. Pepper, James Donald Prendergast, Abraham Rattner, Esther Rattner, Man Ray, Larry Rivers, and Albert Vanderburg.
Description Container Select
Walter De Maria Letters with Museum of Contemporary Art, 1967-1968
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35
William Randolph Hearst Letters to George Hearst, circa 1885
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36
Kettle's Yard, 1962-1968
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37
Franz Kline Interview and Speech, 1954-1961
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38
Legal Documents, circa 1974-1975
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39
Marlborough Gallery Records, 1965-1974
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40
Report on Lawrence Rubin, 1974
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41
Wills, A-P, 1959-1968
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42
Wills, R-V, 1947-1970
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43

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