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Bernarda Bryson Shahn papers, 1872-2004, bulk 1904-2004

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1934-2004
3.6 Linear feet
Box 1-5, 13, OV 14

Correspondence is primarily between Bernarda Bryson Shahn and publishers including Harry N. Abrams, Inc., Holt, Rinehart and Winston, Inc., and Macmillan and Company, and educational institutions including the Fogg Museum and Ohio University. Correspondence is also between colleagues and friends including Leo Lionni, Russell Lynes, Robert Osborn, and Warren Robbins. There are one or two letters each from Alexander Calder, Buckminster Fuller, Robert Indiana, and Archibald MacLeish.
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Unidentified Correspondents, undated
1
36
Correspondents with Unknown Surnames, undated
(11 folders)
1
37-47
Correspondents with Surnames "A,", undated
(2 folders)
1
48-49
Correspondents with Surnames "B,", undated
(2 folders)
1
50-51
Correspondents with Surnames "C,", undated
(2 folders)
1
52-53
Correspondents with Surnames "D" - "E,", undated
1
54
Correspondents with Surnames "F,", undated
1
55
Correspondents with Surnames "G,", undated
1
56
Correspondents with Surnames "H" - "I,", undated
(2 folders)
1
57-58
Correspondents with Surnames "J" - "K,", undated
1
59
Correspondents with Surnames "L,", undated
1
60
Correspondents with Surnames "M,", undated
(Oversized Material Housed in Box 13)
1
61
Correspondents with Surnames "N" - "O,", undated
(3 folders; Oversized Material Housed in OV 14)
1
62-64
Correspondents with Surnames "P,", undated
2
1
Correspondents with Surnames "R,", undated
(2 folders)
2
2-3
Correspondents with Surnames "S,", undated
(8 folders)
2
4-11
Correspondents with Surnames "T,", undated
2
12
Correspondents with Surnames "V" - "Y,", undated
2
13
Correspondence, 1934-1943
2
14
Correspondence, 1944-1945
2
15
Correspondence, 1946
2
16
Correspondence, 1947
2
17
Correspondence, 1948
(2 folders)
2
18-19
Correspondence, 1949
2
20
Correspondence, 1950
2
21
Correspondence, 1951
(2 folders)
2
22-23
Correspondence, 1952-1953
2
24
Correspondence, 1954
2
25
Correspondence, 1955
(2 folders)
2
26-27
Correspondence, 1956
(2 folders)
2
28-29
Correspondence, 1957
(2 folders)
2
30-31
Correspondence, 1958
2
32
Correspondence, 1959
2
33
Correspondence, 1960
2
34
Correspondence, 1961
(2 folders)
2
35-36
Correspondence, 1962
(2 folders)
2
37-38
Correspondence, 1963
(3 folders)
2
39-41
Correspondence, 1964
(2 folders)
2
42-43
Correspondence, 1965
2
44
Correspondence, 1966
2
45
Correspondence, 1967
(4 folders)
2
46-49
Correspondence, 1968
(7 folders)
2
5-56
Correspondence, 1969
(9 folders)
2
57-65
Correspondence, 1970
(6 folders)
2
66-71
Correspondence, 1971
(6 folders)
2
72-77
Correspondence, 1972
(7 folders)
2
78-84
Correspondence, 1973
(8 folders)
2
85-92
Correspondence, 1974
(4 folders)
3
1-4
Correspondence, 1975
(6 folders)
3
5-10
Correspondence, 1976
(6 folders)
3
11-16
Correspondence, 1977
(7 folders)
3
17-23
Correspondence, 1978
(6 folders)
3
24-29
Correspondence, 1979
(5 folders)
3
30-34
Correspondence, 1980
(4 folders)
3
35-38
Correspondence, 1981
(4 folders)
3
39-42
Correspondence, 1982
(5 folders)
3
43-47
Correspondence, 1983
(5 folders)
3
48-52
Correspondence, 1984
(4 folders)
3
53-56
Correspondence, 1985
(4 folders)
3
57-60
Correspondence, 1986
(5 folders)
3
61-65
Correspondence, 1987
(4 folders)
3
66-69
Correspondence, 1988
(5 folders)
3
70-74
Correspondence, 1989
(5 folders)
3
75-79
Correspondence, 1990
(3 folders)
3
80-82
Correspondence, 1990
(4 folders)
4
1-4
Correspondence, 1991
(8 folders)
4
5-12
Correspondence, 1992
(10 folders)
4
13-22
Correspondence, 1993
(11 folders)
4
23-33
Correspondence, 1994
(12 folders)
4
34-45
Correspondence, 1995
(10 folders)
4
46-55
Correspondence, 1996
(8 folders)
4
56-63
Correspondence, 1997
(3 folders)
4
64-66
Correspondence, 1998
(3 folders)
4
67-69
Correspondence, 1999
(4 folders)
5
1-4
Correspondence, 2000
(2 folders)
5
5-6
Correspondence, 2001
5
7
Correspondence, 2002-2003
5
8
Correspondence, 2004
5
9
An Oversized Illustrated Letter on Cloth from Joe Mason, undated,
(from Box 1, Folder 61)
13
1
Four Oversized Letters from Robert Osborn, undated,
(from Box 1, Folder 64)
OV 14

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