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Series 2 | A Finding Aid to the David Bourdon papers, 1941-1998

David Bourdon papers, 1941-1998

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Series 2: Writings , 1941-1997
1.2 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

Writings include essays, stories, articles, and research materials and manuscript drafts of Bourdon's books Calder and Designing the Earth (early drafts are titled "Earthbound".) There are also drafts of his "Collected Writings," some contracts, and a file marked current projects. Some files also include correspondence, press releases, brochures, clippings, and notes. Additonal writings are found among the research files, and published versions of Bourdon's writings are filed with Printed Materials.
Arranged chronologically, except book materials which are arranged alphabetically by subject.
Description Container
Book - Calder, 1941-1991
1
24-25
Book - Designing the Earth - Captions, 1994-1995
1
26
Book - Designing the Earth - Chapters 1-5, 1991-1996
1
27-31
Book - Designing the Earth - Chapter 6, 1991-1996
2
1
Book - Designing the Earth - Pictures, 1993-1995
2
2
Book - Designing the Earth - Pictures, Rejected, 1991-1996
2
3
Book - Designing the Earth - Reviews, 1995-1996
2
4
"Collected Writings" II - Pop Art, IV Happenings/Performance, V Abstraction, VI Figurative Art, VII Photography, circa 1967-1997
2
5
"Collected Writings", circa 1967-1997
2
6-11
Contracts, 1969-1996
2
12
Current Projects, 1991
2
13
Finished Stories & Articles, 1955-1991
2
14-16

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