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Blanche Lazzell papers, 1893-1986, bulk 1901-1940

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1897-1965
1.2 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

Correspondence is with family members, friends, and colleagues.
This series is arranged as 2 subseries.
  • 2.1: Family Correspondence, 1899-1956
  • 2.2: Friends and Colleagues, 1897-1965
2.1: Family Correspondence, 1899-1956
The bulk of the Lazzell's family correspondence is with her sisters on the subject of daily life, experiences, and travels. There is also additional scattered correspondence with her brother Rufus and other relatives, such as her niece Frances Reed.
Description Container
Correspondence with Sisters, 1896-1956
1
13
Correspondence with Sisters, 1913
1
14
Correspondence with Sisters, 1915-1919
1
15
Correspondence with Sisters, 1920-1926
1
16
Correspondence with Sisters, 1927-1929
1
17
Correspondence with Sisters, 1931-1940
1
18
Correspondence with Sisters, 1941-1944
1
19
Correspondence with Sisters, 1945-1950
1
20
"Aunt Jo", circa 1901
1
21
"Barkis", 1901-1903
"Barkis" is probably an uncle. The nickname is from David Copperfield.
1
22
Lazzell, B. F., 1927
1
23
Lazzell, Rufus F., 1899-1919
1
24
Lazzell, Delmar, 1944-1945
1
25
Lazzell, Mrs. Charles, 1956
1
26
Lazzell, Nellie, 1899
1
27
Reed, James Cornelius and Janet, 1926-1954
1
28
Sellers, Frances Reed, 1923-1953
1
29
Taylor, Grace Martin (Frame), 1932-1942
1
30
2.2: Friends and Colleagues, 1897-1965
The bulk of the correspondence with friends is with Arthur Lee Pos. Additional scattered correspondence is with friends and colleages, including artists Oliver Chaffee, Andrew Dasburg, Robert Henri, and Ralph M. Pearson, among others. There is also limited correspondence with museums and art organizations, such as the Société Anonyme, of which Lazzell was a member, and one folder of acceptance and rejection notices from exhibitions. regarding artwork Blanche Lazzell submitted.
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Anthony, Mrs. Harvey C., 1927-circa 1932
1
31
A-B, Miscellaneous, 1911-1948
1
32
Cain Family, 1899-1903
Correspondence from W. O., Lois, Ida, Ruth, and Jameson Cain.
1
33
Chaffee, Oliver, 1941
Letters from Lois, Ida, Ruth, Jameson, and W. O. Cain.
1
34
C, Miscellaneous, 1898-1944
1
35
Dasburg, Andrew, 1919
1
36
Dwight Family, 1900-1941
Includes correspondence from Annie, Frank, and Mary Dwight.
1
37
D, Miscellaneous, 1901-1934
1
38
E-F, Miscellaneous, 1908-1943
1
39
Grant, Justin F., 1939-1945
1
40
G, Miscellaneous, 1942-1955
1
41
Henri, Robert, 1910
1
42
H, Miscellaneous, 1897-1945
1
43
J-K, Miscellaneous, 1897-1934
1
44
Leonard, William J., 1917
1
45
de Liva, H., 1913-1916
1
46
L, Miscellaneous, 1903-1910
1
47
Marshall, Emma R., 1913-1914
1
48
McCormick, Katherine H., 1943-1953
1
49
M-N, Miscellaneous, 1900-1939
1
50
New York World's Fair, 1938
1
51
O'Connor, John, Jr., 1934-1948
1
52
Pearson, Ralph M., 1929-1930
1
53
Post, Arthur Lee, 1890-1900
1
54-57
Post, Arthur Lee, 1901-1906
2
1-4
Post, Arthur Lee - Undated, circa 1895-1906
2
5
P, Miscellaneous, 1902
2
6
Ramsey Family, 1900-1901
Includes correspondence from Boyce, Tallulah, and Hattie Ramsey.
2
7
R, Miscellaneous, 1898-1934
2
8
Schanzenbacher, Nellie, 1908-1912
2
9
Smith, Simeon Earnest and Mother, 1921-1923
2
10
Société Anonyme, 1928
2
11
S, Miscellaneous, 1898-1942
2
12
T, Miscellaneous, 1933-1941
2
13
W, Miscellaneous, 1930-circa 1965
2
14
Young, M. G., 1923
2
15
Y, Miscellaneous, 1926
2
16
Unidentified Correspondents, 1897-1955
2
17
Partial Undated Letters, circa 1900-circa 1940
Fragments of letters written by Blanche Lazzell with dates and names of correspondents missing.
2
18
Notices for Exhibition Submissions, 1951-1952
2
19
Christmas Cards, 1924-1961
2
20

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