Scope and Contents
The Cherie Raciti papers measure 3.3 linear feet and date from 1963 to 2015. The papers document Raciti's career as an artist through resumes, artist statements, teaching materials, exhibitions, and other professional activities; clippngs, exhibition announcements, exhibition catalogs, and other printed material; sketchbooks of artwork; and photographs, slides and negatives of artowrk.
Professional activity files include material such as resumes, artist statements, teaching material from San Francisco State University, exhibition files, undergraduate and graduate degrees, and a file of miscellaneous correspondence. Also included is a VHS cassette on "New Geometries" and one unlabeled VHS.
Printed material consists of newspaper and magazine clippings, exhibition announcements, exhibition catalogs, one unbound notebook, and some published books that Raciti appears in.
Artwork consists primarily of sketchbooks of drawings and test materials for murals.
Photographic material consists of photographs, slides and negatives of artwork and mural projects.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1986, 2021 and 2022 by Cherie Raciti.
The collection was processed, and a finding aid prepared by Ricky Gomez in 2022.