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Downtown Gallery records, 1824-1974, bulk 1926-1969

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5.1: Writings by Edith Gregor Halpert , 1917-1966, undated

Material found here includes Halpert's school notebook with notes from science class, P.S. 159, with color illustrations by Edith Fivisovitch; "Daily Thoughtlets" containing a notebook of poems by Edith Fibisovitch with typescript copies pasted on pages; short stories including manuscripts and fragments, most presumably written while Halpert was enrolled in writing courses at Columbia University; and various professional writings on American folk art such as drafts of texts for catalogs and possibly a book, articles, and notes.
Description Container Select
School Notebook, undated
5636 (Box 98)
364-420
"Daily Thoughtlets,", 1917
5636 (Box 98)
421-458
Minutes of Inter-Departmental Meetings, S. W. Strauss and Co. (Edith Gregor Halpert, Secretary), 1923-1924
5636 (Box 98)
459-473
Short Stories, undated, circa 1919-1920, 1924
5636 (Box 98)
474-561
American Folk Art (1 of 2), undated
5636 (Box 98)
562-699
American Folk Art (2 of 2), undated
5636 (Box 98)
700-826
Speeches, undated, 1934-1966
5636 (Box 98)
827-1041
Speeches (1 of 4), undated, 1934-1966
5637 (Box 98)
6-198
Speeches (2 of 4), undated, 1934-1966
5637 (Box 98)
199-393
Speeches (3 of 4), undated, 1934-1966
5637 (Box 98)
394-589
Speeches (4 of 4), undated, 1934-1966
5637 (Box 98)
590-737
Fragments (1 of 2), undated, 1920s-1960s
5637 (Box 98)
738-935
Fragments (2 of 2), undated, 1920s-1960s
5637 (Box 98)
936-1106

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