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Charles Keck papers, circa 1905-circa 1954

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2.1:Photographs, circa 1905-circa 1948
0.3 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

Photographs of Keck include two with his wife, Anne, at a circa 1920 Beaux Arts Ball at the Astor Hotel in New York City, and one photo of him with his youngest son, John. There are also portraits of Keck and photos of him in his studio, including one from circa 1905 at the American Academy in Rome with his sculpture "The Awakening of Egypt." There are copy prints of family members, including Anne Keck, unidentified individuals, including two men sitting for portraits, and three group photographs of Keck, Adolph Weinman, Milton Horn, and others. Some of the copy prints have been printed from the glass plate negatives in Series 2.2. Also found are photos of the unveiling of Keck's monument to Presidents Jackson, Polk, and Johnson in Raleigh, North Carolina, including photos showing President Harry S. Truman and Margaret Truman, state and government officials James McCord, Willis Smith, R. Gregg Cherry, Clyde R. Hoey, and William B. Umstead, and the lunch following the unveiling at the Governor's Mansion in Raleigh, in October 1948.
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Keck and Others, 1920s-1940s
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Keck in Studio, circa 1905-1940s
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Keck in Studio, circa 1905-circa 1940s
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Studio, circa 1910
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Family, circa 1905-circa 1920s
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Men Sitting for Portraits, circa 1930s
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Events Celebrating Unveiling Of Keck Monument in Raleigh, NC, 1948
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Events Celebrating Unveiling Of Keck Monument in Raleigh, NC, 1948
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Works of Art, circa 1930
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Works of Art, circa 1920s-circa 1940s
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Works of Art, In Studio, 1933
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Works of Art, In Studio, 1933
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Works of Art, Models for Edison Memorial, Eagle Rock, NJ, circa 1924
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Works of Art, Negatives, circa 1940s
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