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A Finding Aid to the Carlo Alberto Ciampaglia papers, 1909-1978

Carlo Alberto Ciampaglia papers, 1909-1978

Ciampaglia, Carlo Alberto, 1891-1975

Interior designer, Muralist

Collection Information

Size: 5.6 linear ft.

Summary: Found within the papers are biographical material, correspondence, business records, notes and writings, art work, interior decorating and mural project files, printed material, and photographs. Correspondence consists of letters exchanged with family and colleagues, primarily with Harry Sternfeld referring to various projects, including a report and 13 photographs of the deteriorating cyclorama mural at Gettysburg. Correspondence concerning the George Washington Bicentennial Exhibition consists primarily of letters and scattered notes documenting Ciampaglia's role as Acting Chairman during the planning of this exhibition.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mural painter, interior designer; New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated 1978 by Mrs. Carlo Ciampaglia, widow of Carlo Ciampaglia.