Skip to main content

Beverly Hallam papers, 1899-2013

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged in eleven series:

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.

Series 1:Biographical Material, circa 1899-2012
1 Linear foot
Box 1

Biographical material includes family histories for both Hallam and Mary-Leigh Smart, as well as Hallam's family estate management, in addition to résumés and travel documents. Some biographical material is in digital form.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Beverly Hallam and Alice Linney (Mother) Birth Certificate, 1923, 1965
1
1
Baby Book, 1923
1
2
Family Death Certificates, 1965, 1975, 2001
1
3
Alice Linney (Mother - Hallam, Murphy), Nettie Farnum (Grandmother) Marriage Certificates, 1899, 1922, 1939
1
4
Lock of Hairy, Beverly Hallam, circa 1920s
1
5
Diplomas, Junior High School and High School, 1938, 1941
1
6
Lynn High School Yearbook, 1941
1
7
Massachusetts School of Art, B.S. in Education Diploma, 1945
1
8
Massachusetts School of Art Student Documents, circa 1941-1945
1
9
Syracuse University, M.F.A. Diploma, 1953
1
10
Transcripts, circa 1945-1955
1
11
Chronology, circa 1970s-2000
1
12
C.V., circa 1991
1
13
United States Passport, circa 2003-2009
1
14
Membership Cards, 1936-1937
1
15
Awards and Certificates, circa 1957-1970s
1
16
Early Employment, circa 1945-1949
1
17
Travel Itineraries and Documents, circa 1960-2000
1
18-19
Alice Linney Murphy Oral History Recordings, 1982-1983
6 Sound cassettes
1
20
Alice Murphy Reads Douglas Coffin's On Christmas Eve, And Special Message, 1981
1 Sound cassette
1
21
Some Bradish and Call Family History as Told to Beverly Hallam by Mary-Leigh Call Smart (June 20, 1996), 1996
Includes one sound cassette
1
22-23
Ernestine Mosman Lyman During Her Teaching Days in Mass., circa 1980s
1 Sound cassette
1
24
Pine Grove Cemetery, Family Plot, 1921-1958
1
25
Linney, Hallam, Murphy Funerals and Estates, circa 1972-2001
1
26
Funerals and After, Hallam and Smart Estates, circa 1921-2000
1
27
Birthday Book, circa 1990s
1
28
Nettie Farnum's Hymnal (Grandmother), circa 1953-1965
1
29
Alice Linney (Murphy) Prayer Book, circa 1922
2
1
Miscellaneous Biographical Material, circa 1940s-2000
2
2-4
Miscellaneous Biographical Material, Mary-Leigh Smart, circa 1956-2003
2
5
Miscellaneous Biographical Material, Digital Documents, 1992-2012
0.349 Gigabytes
38 computer files
ER01

Series 2:Correspondence, circa 1930s-2013
4.3 Linear feet
Boxes 2-6

Correspondence is both professional and personal, including extensive letters with the writer May Sarton. Some correspondence is in digital form.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Family Correspondence, circa 1950s-1980
2
6-8
Museum and Gallery Correspondence, circa 1978-2005
2
9-12
Museum and Gallery Correspondence, Digital , 1995-2009
0.007 Gigabytes
36 computer files
ER02
Business Correspondence, Digital, 1995-2009
0.004 Gigabytes
95 computer files
ER03
General Correspondence, Digital , 1995-2013
0.047 Gigabytes
212 computer files
ER04
Addison Gallery of Art, circa 1970-1988
2
13
American Watercolor Society, Boston Watercolor Society, circa 1967-1988
2
14
Archives of American Art, circa 1977-1998
2
15
Anne C. Cameron, 1941
2
16
Boston Museum of Fine Arts, 1983-1984
2
17
Boston Public Library, circa 1980-1990
2
18
Colby College Museum of Art, 1984
2
19
Bill Copithorne, circa 2001-2009
2
20
De Cordova Museum, circa 1984-1987
3
1
Margaret Deland, circa 1991-1997
3
2
Jan Enzler, Digital Documents, 1995-2008
0.016 Gigabytes
14 computer files
ER05
Nettie Farnum (Grandmother), circa 1930s-1960s
3
3
Edwin Hallam, circa 1964-1976
3
4
Mike Hires, Digital Documents, 1995-2002
0.001 Gigabytes
19 computer files
ER06
Sinclair Hitchings, circa 1957-1990
3
5
Lucy Jefferson, Digital Documents, 2006-2010
0.001 Gigabytes
6 computer files
ER07
Lawrence Kupferman, circa 1945-1980
3
6
Carl Little, Digital Documents, 1995-2008
0.007 Gigabytes
22 computer files
ER08
Ernie Lyman, Digital Documents, 2006-2008
0.001 Gigabytes
6 computer files
ER09
Massachusetts College of Art, Digital Documents, 1996-2001
0.024 Gigabytes
19 computer files
ER10
Robert Massey, circa 1960-1974
3
7
Alice Murphy, circa 1930s-1990s
3
8-9
Priscilla M. Nye, circa 1951-1965
3
10-14
Portland Museum of Art (ME), circa 1978-1987
3
15
May Sarton, circa 1951-1996
3
16-20
May Sarton, circa 1954-2002
4
1-5
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, circa 1976-1977
4
6
University of New Hampshire Art Gallery, circa 1984
4
7
Westbrook College, circa 1974-1980
4
8
Correspondence, circa 1940s-1950s
4
9
Correspondence, circa 1960-1965
4
10
Correspondence, circa 1966-1970
4
11
Correspondence, circa 1971-1975
4
12
Correspondence, circa 1976
4
13
Correspondence, circa 1977
4
14
Correspondence, circa 1978
4
15-16
Correspondence, circa 1979
4
17
Correspondence, circa 1980
4
18
Correspondence, circa 1981
4
19
Correspondence, circa 1982
4
20
Correspondence, circa 1983
4
21
Correspondence, circa 1984
4
22
Correspondence, circa 1985
4
23
Correspondence, circa 1986
4
24
Correspondence, circa 1987
4
25
Correspondence, circa 1988
4
26
Correspondence, circa 1989
4
27
Correspondence, circa 1990
4
28
Correspondence, circa 1991
4
29-30
Correspondence, circa 1992
4
31-32
Correspondence, circa 1992
5
1
Correspondence, circa 1993
5
2-3
Correspondence, circa 1994
5
4
Correspondence, circa 1995
5
5
Correspondence, circa 1996
5
6
Correspondence, circa 1997
5
7
Correspondence, circa 1998
5
8-9
Correspondence, circa 1999
5
10
Correspondence, circa 2000
5
11
Correspondence, circa 2001
5
12
Correspondence, circa 2002
5
13
Correspondence, circa 2003
5
14-15
Correspondence, circa 2004
5
16
Correspondence, circa 2005
5
17-18
Correspondence, circa 2006
5
19
Correspondence, circa 2007
6
1
Correspondence, circa 2008
6
2
Correspondence, circa 2009
6
3
Correspondence, circa 2010
6
4-5
Correspondence, circa 2011
6
6
Correspondence, circa 2012
6
7
Postcards to Beverly Hallam's parents from Montreal, 1967
6
8
Sympathy Cards, Letters regarding Bill Murphy (Stepfather), 1972
6
9
Greeting Cards, Digital Documents, 2000-2009
0.268 Gigabytes
32 computer files
ER11

Series 3:Personal Business Records, circa 1952-2012, circa 1952-2012
0.7 Linear feet
Box 6

Personal Business records include gallery and exhibition records, including some consignments, loans and price lists, as well as donation records. Some records are in digital form.
DescriptionContainerSelect
American Artist Achievement Award and Article, circa 1992-1993
6
10
Artwork Lists and Inventories, Digital, 1996-2012
0.063 Gigabytes
29 computer files
ER12
Commission, Film at Farnsworth Museum (Ishtar, Marita Simpson), circa 1984
6
11
Boston Regional Committee of Art Educators, circa 1962
6
12
Consignments and Loans, circa 1962-1979
6
13
Donations, circa 2003
6
14
Exhibition, ICA Boston (Nov.-Dec. 1977), circa 1977
6
15
Exhibition, President's Gallery and Commencement Speech, Massachusetts College of Art (May-Aug. 200), 2000
6
16
Exhibition, White Light, Clean Color (Oct.-Dec. 2000), circa 2000
6
17
Miscellaneous Exhibition, circa 1953-1990
6
18
Hobe Sound Galleries, circa 1972-1977
6
19-20
Hobe Sound Galleries North, circa 1982-1991
6
21-22
Leases, 1956, 2005
6
23
Madonna Poster, Expenses, Sales, and Donation Ledger, circa 1984-1995
6
24
Mailing Lists, circa 1980s-1990s
6
25
Mailing Lists, Digital, 1998-2009
0.001 Gigabytes
12 computer files
ER13
Joan Whitney Payson Gallery of Art, Westbrook College, circa 1984-1989
6
26
Permissions, Degas Monotypes at Fogg Museum, circa 1968
6
27
Price List, Airbrush and Ciba Prints, circa 1989-1990
6
28
Polyvinyl Acetate, circa 1952-1970
6
29
May Sarton Estate and Auction, circa 1996
6
30
Studio Supply Orders, circa 1967-1985
6
31
Talent Tree Art Gallery, circa 1975-1976
6
32
Surf Point Foundation Potential Donors, Digital Document, 2009
0.001 Gigabytes
ER16
Miscellaneous Documents, Digital, 2000-2009
0.001 Gigabytes
20 computer files
ER14

Series 4:Writings, circa 1920s-2006
1.4 Linear feet
Boxes 7-8, 22

Writings include a master's thesis, artist statements, articles and lectures by Beverly Hallam, as well as student assignments and writings by others. Some writings are in digital form.
4.1:Writings by Beverly Hallam, circa 1940-2008
DescriptionContainer
Airbrush Article by Beverly Hallam, circa 1980s
7
1
Article, "The Saturday Morning High School Art Classes at the Massachusetts School of Art", circa 1956
7
2
Article, "Understanding Abstraction and Representation", circa 1990s
7
3
Artist Statement: "The Monotype", circa 1968
7
4
Artist Statements, circa 1988-1990
7
5
Lecture: "The Old Pull and The New Roll" (Aug. 12, 1970), 1970
1 Sound cassette
7
6
Lecture: "Hallam Personal Retrospect Showing the Versatility of Acrylic" (Sept. 26, 1973), 1973
2 Sound cassettes
7
7
Lecture: "The Floral Image Airbrushed" Union of Maine Visual Artists (Nov. 4, 1988), 1988
1 Sound cassette
7
8
Lecture for Exhibition Beverly Hallam: The Flower Paintings, Polk Museum (Jan. 11, 1991), 1991
1 Sound cassette
7
9
Lecture Notes, "New Plastics Plus Personalities in Painting" (Aug. 1956), 1956
7
10
Lecture Notes, Brick Store Museum (1996), 1996
7
11
Lecture on Monotypes, Digital Document, 2006
0.001 Gigabytes
1 computer file
ER15
Manuscript, Book on Color Part I, circa 1941
7
12
Mechanical for Beverly Hallam: The Flower Paintings, 1990
7
13
Poetry and Quotations, circa 1940s-1980s
7
14
M.F.A. Thesis on Polyvinyl Acetate, Syracuse University, 1953
7
15
Transcription for Video Beverly Hallam: The Flower Paintings Interview (Sep. 17, 1989), circa 1989-1990
7
16
Transcription for Video, Edited by Calvin Kimbrough, 1990
7
17
Notebook: Polyvinyl Acetate and Other Formulas, circa 1952-1953
7
18
Notes, circa 1950s-2000
7
19-21
4.2:Writings by Others, circa 1920s-2003
DescriptionContainer
Article, "Beverly Hallam" Innovator of Her Times" by Pat Davidson Reef, circa 1975-1985
7
22
Article, "Beverly Hallam: A Portrait of a Contemporary Artist" by Shelley Langdale, 1984
7
23
Miscellaneous Writings on Beverly Hallam, circa 1971-1990
7
24
Article on Frederick Robinson Exhibition by Dorothy Adlow, 1950
7
25
Writings by Priscilla M. Nye, circa 1920s-1930s
7
26
Panel Discussion, 75th Anniversary Ogunquit Art Association (Aug. 21, 2003), 2003
Includes one sound cassette
7
27
4.3:Beverly Hallam Student Work, circa 1941-1955
DescriptionContainer
"Sight and Sound" Teacher Training Department Assignment at Massachusetts School of Art, 1945
7
28
"Bookbinding," Bound Volume Assignment, 1944
22
1
Student Papers, Massachusetts School of Art, 1941-1944
7
29
Art History Assignment in Art Criticism, Massachusetts School of Art, 1944
7
30
Notebook, Massachusetts School of Art, circa 1943-1945
7
31
Notebook, (Perspective, Color, Design, Art Education), Massachusetts College of Art, 1943
7
32
Notebook, Art History with Ella Munsterberg, Massachusetts School of Art, circa 1941-1945
8
1
Notebook, (Psychology, Drawing, Advertising...), Massachusetts School of Art, circa 1943-1944
8
2
Notebook, Art History Survey, Cranbrook Academy of Art Summer 1948, 1948
8
3
Notebook, Administration and Supervision of Audio Visual Instruction, Syracuse University, 1951
8
4
Statement for Study Abroad, 1955
8
5

Series 5:Journals, circa 1941-1999
2.7 Linear feet
Boxes 8-10

Hallam's journals include travel and artwork journals, as well as heavily annotated and interleaved yearly planners.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Trip to Miami, Pensacola, and Atlanta (June 14-27, 1941), 1941
8
6
Cranbrook Academy of Art Summer Session, 1948
8
7
Poetry Journal, circa 1960s-1990s
8
8
Mediterranean Travel , circa 1960-1961
8
9
Artwork Journal, circa 1961
8
10
France and Italy, circa 1962
8
11
Flower Journal, circa 1970
8
12
England and Scotland, circa 1978
8
13
Canada (Aug. 1985), circa 1985
8
14
Nantucket Clipper, circa 1986
8
15
Planner , circa 1958
8
16
Planner , circa 1960
8
17
Planner , circa 1961
9
1
Planner , circa 1968
9
2
Planner , circa 1978
9
3
Planner , circa 1979
9
4
Planner , circa 1980
9
5
Planner , circa 1981
9
6
Planner , circa 1982
9
7
Planner , circa 1984
9
8
Planner, circa 1984
10
1
Planner , circa 1985
10
2
Planner , circa 1986
10
3
Planner , circa 1987
10
4
Planner , circa 1988
10
5
Planner , circa 1989
10
6
Planner , circa 1990
10
7
Planner , circa 1991
10
8

Series 6:Teaching Material, circa 1944-1962
0.7 Linear feet
Box 11

Teaching materials date back to Hallam's earliest lessons delivered while obtaining her bachelor's degree of education Massachusetts College of Art, and include her work at Lassell Junior College and her tenure teaching at Massachusetts College of Art.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Teaching Schedules, circa 1946-1962
11
1
Art Appreciation Course, Lassell Jr. College, 1946-1948
11
2-3
Education Program, Lesson Plans and Reports, circa 1944-1945
11
4
Education Program, Student Work, circa 1944-1945
11
5
Audio Visual Aids Course, circa 1951-1954
11
6-7
Lesson Plans and Lecture Notes, circa 1945-1960
11
8-11
Miscellaneous Teaching Materials, 1948
11
12

Series 7:Printed Material, circa 1920s-2010
4.3 Linear feet
Boxes 11-15, 22

The Printed material series includes extensive clippings regarding Hallam's career as well as family history and the careers of notable friends, in addition to those regarding regional artists and the art scene in Maine. Also included are invitations and catalogs for Beverly Hallam's exhibitions, and early research into polyvinyl acetate.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Exhibition Catalogs, circa 1950s-2000
11
13-16
Exhibition Catalogs, circa 1950s-2000
12
1-3
Exhibition Catalogs, 1971
22
2
Clippings, Friends, circa 1950s-2000
12
4
Clippings, Maine Painters, circa 1980s-1990s
12
5-6
Clippings, Maine Sculptors, circa 1980s-1990s
12
7
Clippings, Maine Photographers, circa 1980s-1990s
12
8
Clippings, Bill Murphy (Stepfather), circa 1920s-1972
12
9
Clippings, Charles S. Payson, circa 1977-1978
12
10
Clippings, May Sarton, circa 1970s-2000
12
11
Clippings, circa 1929-1949
12
12
Clippings, circa 1950-1954
12
13
Clippings, circa 1955-1956
12
14
Clippings, circa 1957-1958
12
15
Clippings, circa 1959-1960
12
16
Clippings, circa 1960-1961
13
1
Clippings, circa 1963
13
2
Clippings, circa 1964
13
3
Clippings, circa 1965
13
4
Clippings, 1966-1967
13
5
Clippings, circa 1968
13
6
Clippings, circa 1969
13
7
Clippings, circa 1970
13
8
Clippings, circa 1971
13
9
Clippings, circa 1972
13
10
Clippings, circa 1973
13
11
Clippings , 1973
22
3
Clippings, circa 1974-1975
13
12
Clippings, circa 1976
13
13
Clippings, circa 1977
13
14
Clippings, 1978-1979
13
15
Clippings, circa 1980
13
16
Clippings, circa 1981
13
17
Clippings, circa 1982
13
18
Clippings, circa 1983
13
19
Clippings, circa 1984
13
20
Clippings, circa 1985
13
21
Clippings, circa 1986
13
22
Clippings, circa 1987
13
23
Clippings, circa 1988
13
24-25
Clippings, circa 1989
14
1
Clippings, circa 1990
14
2
Clippings, circa 1991
14
3
Clippings, circa 1992
14
4
Clippings, circa 1993
14
5
Clippings, circa 1994
14
6
Clippings, circa 1995
14
7
Clippings, circa 1998
14
8
Clippings, circa 1999
14
9
Clippings, circa 2000-2010
14
10
Invitations and Announcements, circa 1950s-2000
14
11-15
Elisabeth Ryan Gurley, circa 1972
14
16
Lassell Junior College, circa 1950s
14
17
Massachusetts School of Art, circa 1950s-1960s
14
18
Ogunquit Art Association, Barn Gallery Associates, circa 1950s-2000
15
1-3
Polyvinyl Acetate, circa 1952-1956
15
4
The Simmons Review, circa 1952, 1955
15
5
Stamping/Diemaking Magazine (Covers by Beverly Hallam), 1969-1972
15
6-8
Published Articles by Beverly Hallam, circa 1955-1957
15
9
Miscellaneous Printed Material (Education), circa 1920-1968
15
10
Miscellaneous Printed Material, circa 1950s-2000
15
11-13

Series 8:Photographs, circa 1900-2013
4.7 Linear feet
Boxes 15-20

Photographs include those of Beverly and her friends and family, as well as artwork and albums documenting installations for exhibitions throughout Hallam's career. Some albums more closely document the homes and estates of Surf Point belonging to Hallam and Smart, as well as Wild Knoll belonging to May Sarton. Also included are photographs Hallam created as illustrations for writing projects by Sarton. Some photographs are in digital form.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Beverly Hallam, circa 1920s-2000
15
14-15
Beverly Hallam, Miniature Portraits, circa 1920s-1930s
15
16
Beverly Hallam and Mary-Leigh Smart, Digital , 2002-2010
0.08 Gigabytes
89 computer files
ER17
Alice Linney (Murphy, Hallam), circa 1980s-1990s
15
17
Alice Linney (Murphy, Hallam), circa 1960s-1990s
15
18
Family Photographs, circa 1920s-1960s
15
19
Friends, circa 1940s-1990s
15
20
Mary-Leigh Smart, circa 1960s-2000
15
21
Anne Cameron , circa 1900-1999
16
1
Priscilla M. Nye, circa 1910-1960s
16
2
May Sarton, Home at Nelson New Hampshire, circa 1950s-1960s
16
3
G. Kunkel's Birthday; Nottingham Sheep, circa 1982-1990
16
4-5
Friends, circa 2003-2007
16
6-8
Metchie Budka, circa 1940s
16
9
"Four Veterans" by Beverly Hallam, 1979
16
10
Hallam, Smart and Covert at Villa Lou Paradou, Mougins, France, bulk circa 1960-1961
16
11
Hallam Artwork, bulk circa 1950s-1960s
16
12-13
Hallam Artwork, Digital Documents, 2000-2012
0.262 Gigabytes
82 computer files
ER18
Hallam Artwork, Computer Graphics, Digital , 2000-2013
0.332 Gigabytes
152 computer files
ER19
Hallam Artwork, Woven Images, Digital, 2001
0.021 Gigabytes
7 computer files
ER20
Artwork by Others, bulk circa 1960s-1990s
16
14
Artwork by Others, Digital , 2008
0.001 Gigabytes
7 computer files
ER21
Studio Contents (July 1985), circa 1985
16
15
Interiors, Places, Pets, circa 1930s-1950s
16
16
Family Dog, circa 1950s-1960s
16
17
Barn Gallery and People, circa 1969-1982
16
18-20
Barn Gallery; Steins House; Antique Cars; Surf Point, Album, circa 1969-1982
16
21-23
Trips (1960; 1962; 1978), Album, circa 1960-1978
17
1-2
Surf Point Construction, circa 1960-1978
17
3
Surf Point Construction (Negatives and Transparencies), circa 1960-1978
17
4
Beverly Hallam Retrospective, Addison Gallery of American Art (May 7-June 13, 1971) , circa 1971
17
5
Album, Installations (1953-1971), circa 1953-1971
18
1
Album, Installations (1972-1977), circa 1972-1977
18
2
Album, Installations (1978-1984), circa 1978-1984
18
3
Alnum, Installations (1988-1999), circa 1988-1999
18
4
Album, Installations (2000-2003), circa 2000-2003
18
5
Album. Installations (2003-2009), circa 2003-2009
17
6-8
Beverly Hallam: A Celebration of Excellence in the Arts Ogunquit Museum of Art (Sep.-Oct. 2009), circa 2009
17
9
Flower Power, Center for Maine Contemporary Art (2009), Digital Photographs, 2009
0.007 Gigabytes
25 computer files
ER22
Ogunquit Museum (2009), Digital Photographs and Documents, 2009
0.015 Gigabytes
27 computer files
ER23
Album, The House by the Sea by May Sarton, Original Photographs by B. Hallam, circa 1966-1967
19
1
Album, Wild Knoll by May Sarton, Original Photographs by B. Hallam, circa 1980s
19
2
Album, Hallam's Stonecrop, circa 1973
19
3
Album, Surf Point Interiors, circa 1977-1980
19
4
Album, Surf Point Interiors, circa 1980-2005
19
5
Album, Surf Point Gardens, Grounds, circa 1970s-1990s
20
1
Album, Flowers, Gardens, circa 1979-2006
20
2
Album, Nature Photographs, circa 1977-2000
20
3
Album, House Inside Out, York, Maine, circa 1977-1985
20
4
Surf Point, Digital Photographs
0.101 Gigabytes
21 computer files
ER24
Cindy Cowlard's Garden, Digital Photographs, 2008
0.004 Gigabytes
12 computer files
ER25
Susan Katzev's House, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2008
0.054 Gigabytes
78 computer files
ER26
Judy's House, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2007-2009
0.167 Gigabytes
187 computer files
ER27
New Brunswick and Prince Edward Island, Digital Photographs, 2008
0.187 Gigabytes
260 computer files
ER28
Nova Scotia, Digital Photographs and Documents, 2009
0.242 Gigabytes
406 computer files
ER29
Miscellaneous Digital Photographs and Documents, 2004-2011
0.473 Gigabytes
113 computer files
ER30

Series 9:Film, Video, and Sound Recordings, circa 1970s-1990
2.6 Linear feet
Box 17, FC25-FC47

The film, video, and audio recording series includes numerous home movies documenting Hallam's family life and her home at Surf Point, as well as some reels documenting her artwork and exhibitions and a few audio recordings most likely of artist talks. Also included is a documentary video created about Hallam's work titled Beverly Hallam: The Flower Paintings Part I and II, circa 1990.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 25
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 26
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 27
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 28
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 29
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 30
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 31
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1973
1 Film reel
FC 32
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1974
1 Film reel
FC 33
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1974
1 Film reel
FC 34
Surf Point, York, Maine, 1974
1 Film reel
FC 35
Surf Point, York, Maine, Reel Footage Descriptions, circa 1973-1974
17
10
Swimming Pool Maintenance, 1976
1 Film reel
FC 36
Swimming Pool Maintenance, 1978
1 Film reel
FC 37
Xmas 1977, 1977
1 Film reel
FC 38
Catching Caviar, 1977
1 Film reel
FC 39
Catching Caviar, Script, Shot Lists, and Notes, circa 1977
17
11
Auntie Kathleen's 92nd Birthday, 1978
1 Film reel
FC 40
Auntie Kathleen's 92nd Birthday, Reel Description, circa 1978
17
12
Big Rain and Snow Storm, 1978
1 Film reel
FC 41
Big Rain and Snow Storm, Soundtrack, 1978
1 Sound tape reel
17
13
Crane, 1978
1 Film reel
FC 42
Crane, Documentation, 1978
17
14
Painting Pool, Halstead, 1979
1 Film reel
FC 43
Painting Pool, Halstead, Notes, circa 1979
17
15
Installing sculpture Ventimiglia, 1979
1 Film reel
FC 44
Easter, Linneys and Kunkels, 1979
1 Film reel
FC 45
Lawn Sprinkler System, 1981
1 Film reel
FC 46
Hallam Monotype, 1981
1 Film reel
FC 47
Miscellaneous Film Notes, circa 1970s
17
16
Beverly Hallam: The Flower Paintings Part I and II, circa 1990
2 videocassettes (vhs)
17
17
Jim Dine, circa 1970s-1980s
1 Sound cassette
17
18
Peggy Bacon at Barn Gallery, 1979
1 Sound cassette
17
19

Series 10:Guest Books, 1954-2004
0.8 Linear feet
Boxes 17, 21

Guest books document attendance for select exhibitions in Hallam's career, as well as of her various homes.
DescriptionContainerSelect
The Manor Farm, Middletown, circa 1954-1960
17
20
Exhibition, Shore Galleries, Boston (Nov.-Dec. 1959), 1959
17
21
Monotypes Exhibition, Westbrook College (May 1976), 1976
17
22
Untitled Guest Book, 1964-1974
21
1
Surf Point, 1974-1982
21
2
Surf Point, 1982-1991
21
3
Surf Point, 1991-2004
21
4

Series 11:Artwork, circa 1940s-2008
1 Linear foot
Boxes 21, 23-24

The artwork series is comprised of sketchbooks including those detailing Hallam's airbrush works, holiday cards drawn and designed by Hallam, and prints of later computer-generated works.
DescriptionContainerSelect
Cards by Beverly Hallam, circa 1940-2008
21
5
Sketchbook, circa 1958, 1989
21
6
Computer Graphics, Inkjet Print Editions, circa 2000
21
7
Sketchbook (Workbook I), circa 1972-1982
23
Sketchbook (Workbook III), circa 1986-1990
23
Sketchbook, 1987
24
Sketchbook, circa 1970s
24

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.