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Cosmos Andrew Sarchiapone papers, circa 1860-2011, bulk 1940-2011

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Series 1: Biographical Material and Personal Business Records , circa 1949-2011
1 Linear foot
Box 1, 44, OV 49

Biographical material and scattered personal business records include a card index of and loose addresses; calendars; canceled checks; Lois Sarchiapone's notes and loose scrapbook pages; high school performance programs and photocopied yearbook pages; Westbeth housing documents; identification cards and name tags, some of which are photocopies; legal paperwork including a civil lawsuit Cosmos filed against SoHo Weekly regarding the publication of his photographs; photocopied life documents; loan agreements; receipts and invoices; and resumes and artists statements. Cosmos wrote and revised resumes and artists statements throughout his career and those found here reflect the many versions. They also provide information about the timeline and titles of many of his art projects.
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Address Index, 1970s-2000s
1
1
Addresses and Scattered Notes, 1970s-2000s
1
2-3
Calendars, 2000, 1970s, 1998
Oversized material housed in OV 49
1
4
Checks Received and Written, 1970s-2000s
1
5
Family Papers, Notes and Scrapbook Pages Belonging to Cosmos's Mother, 1960s-1970s
1
6
High School Printed Material, circa 1949
1
7
Housing at Westbeth, 1970s, 2008-2010
Oversized material housed in Box 44, Folder 1
1
8
Identification Cards and Name Tags, 1970s
1
9
Legal, 1980-2010
1
10
Life Documents, 2000s
1
11
Loan Agreements, circa 1966-2010
1
12
Receipts and Invoices, circa 1966-2002
1
13
Resumes and Artist Statements, 1970s-2000s
1
14-15
Oversized Housing at Westbeth from Box 1, Folder 8
44
1
Oversized Calendars from Box 1, Folder 4
OV 49

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