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

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Series 3: Writings , 1893-1969
1.2 Linear feet
Boxes 2-3

Writings include notebooks, essays, and notes. The bulk of the notebooks contain class notes from Lazzell's classes at West Virginia Conference Seminary and West Virginia University. There is also one notebook from Lazzell's art studies with Albert Gleizes in Paris and one notebook that tracks time spent and progress made on prints and works in progress, with some information about pricing. Essays and notes consist of school papers, handwritten and typed drafts of essays on art, biographical sketches, lists and inventories of exhibitions and artwork, and miscellaneous notes.
This series is arranged as 2 subseries.
  • 3.1: Notebooks, 1893-1937
  • 3.2: Essays and Notes, 1899-1969
3.1: Notebooks, 1893-1937
Description Container
Untitled School Notebook, 1893
2
21
West Virginia Conference Seminary Notebook, 1896
2
22
West Virginia Conference Seminary Notebook, 1898
2
23
West Virginia Conference Seminary Notebook, 1898
2
24
West Virginia University Notebooks
17th Century Literature Notebook, 1901-1911
Mostly class notes, but also includes a few pages at the end of the notebook on sales of handpainted "china pins" in 1911.
2
25
17th Century Literature Notebook, 1901
2
26
Chapel 47 Notebook, 1901
2
27
Botany Notebook, 1902
Includes a few drawings of budding branches.
2
28
Chapel 49 Notebook, 1902
2
29
Chapel 51 Notebook, 1902
2
30
Literature: The Elizabethan Period Notebook, 1902
2
31
Literature: The Classic Period Notebook, 1902
2
32
Literature 15 Notebook, 1902-1903
2
33
Literature 17 Notebook, 1903
2
34
History of Greek Art Notebooks, 1903
2
35-36
History of Roman and Modern Art Notebooks, 1904
2
37-38
West Virginia University Notebooks
19th Century Literature Notebook, 1904
3
1
Art History Notebook, 1904
3
2
Bible as Literature Notebook, circa 1904
3
3
Art History Notebook, 1906
3
4
Loose Pages School Notebooks, circa 1901-1904
3
5
Untitled Notebook, 1902-1934
Mostly school notes from 1902-1904, but also includes several pages used as a studio guest list from 1930-1934.
3
6
"Measurements in Paintings" Notebook, circa 1923
Notebook is written in French, possibly from a class with Albert Gleizes, and includes several sketches.
3
7
Art Record Book, 1936-1937
3
8
3.2: Essays and Notes, 1899-1969
Description Container
School Papers, 1899-1904
3
9
Essays on Art, 1912-circa 1939
3
10
"Some Palaces of Florence", circa 1925
3
11
"The Color Wood Block Print" , 1929
3
12
Notes on the Creativity of Children, 1930
3
13
Wood Block Print Exhibitions List, 1931-1953
3
14
Biographical Sketch, 1931-circa 1953
3
15
Biographical Notes, circa 1934-1955
3
16
"Creative Design" Essay on Rugs and Fabrics, 1934
3
17
"The Provincetown Print" Drafts, circa 1935-1953
3
18
Compilations of Publicity and Notes, 1914-1952
Includes retyped excerpts from reviews of Blanche Lazzell's work along with other notes.
3
19
Miscellaneous Notes, circa 1925-circa 1952
3
20
"On a Provincetown Dock" by Mary A. Kirkup, circa 1920
3
21
"Metamorphic Progressions of Shape" by Stanley E. Shafer, circa 1969
3
22

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