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Series 2 | A Finding Aid to the Charles Henry Alston papers, 1924-1980 | Digitized Collection

Charles Henry Alston papers, 1924-1980

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Series 2: Correspondence, 1931-1977
7 folders
Box 1

Scattered correspondence includes general correspondence, letters concerning Alston's art, illustrations, exhibitions, and personal letters from friends and family. Found is a copy of a thank you note from Eudora Welty to John Woodburn for a jacket design presumably by Alston; letters from Harlem Renaissance figures and personal friends Romare Bearden, Byron Brown, Jacob Lawrence, and Hale Woodruff.
This series has been scanned in its entirety with the exception of duplicates.

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.