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Duane Hanson papers, 1935-2006

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Series 3: Correspondence , 1963-2006
5.8 Linear feet
Boxes 2-8

The majority of correspondence consists of letters to Hanson, however there are scattered drafts of responses. There are circa 20 folders of personal correspondence. Professional correspondence discusses specific works of art, exhibitions, and Hanson's activities at local schools, museums, and universities. There are a significant number of letters from Harry Abrams, Martin Bush, Cranbrook, Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, Frederick R. Weisman Co., O. K. Harris Gallery and Ivan Karp, Helander Gallery, Norton Gallery, and Hannes Von Gosselin. There is also correspondence about events, exhibitions, and travel.
Personal correspondence is arranged chronologically. Professional correspondence is arranged alphabetically by either name of correspondent, or by topic. For the most part Hanson's original file order and folder titles have been maintained. Generally, items within the folders have not been further arranged into chronological order.
Description Container
Personal Correspondence, 1973-1985
2
16-29
Personal Correspondence, 1986-1993
3
1-7
General Correspondence, circa 1972-1995
3
8-29
Fan Mail, 1973-1977
3
30-33
Fan Mail, 1978-1993
4
1-14
Abrams, Harry, 1983-1988
4
15-18
Alaska, 1988
4
19
Alexandria Museum (Louisiana), 1986
4
20
American Artist, 1986
4
21
Amherst College, (Sweeny, Robert), 1986
4
22
Arts Legislation, 1985
4
23
Archives of American Art, 1986
4
24
Arkansas State University, 1986-1987
4
25
Art in Public Places, 1988
4
26
Art League, Bradenton, 1983
4
27
Art Life, 1994
4
28
Auckland, New Zealand, 1987-1988
4
29-30
Australia, 1978-1988
4
34
Barcheski, R., 1977-1979
4
35
B. L. Stryker TV Show, 1989
4
36
Berlin, 1990s
4
37
Birthday Cards, 1978
4
38
Black, Carolyn, 1991
4
39
Boise Gallery of Art, 1983
4
40
Books, 1982
4
41
Broward Art Guild Magazine, 1986-1988
4
42
Buchsteiner, Thomas, 1991
4
43
Bush, Martin, 1975-1996
4
44-61
California, 1988
5
1
Canada, 1991
5
2
Children's Television Workshop, 1987
5
3
China, 1987
5
4
Collectors, 1975-1991
5
5-6
Colleges and Universities, 1975-1990
5
7-18
Columbia Museum, 1994
5
19
Conant, Howard, 1987
5
20
Cranbrook Academy of Art, 1978-1994
5
21-32
David Letterman Show, 1980
5
33
Davy, Mike, 1987
5
34
Des Moines Art Center, 1977
5
35
Dollars for Scholars, 1987
5
36
Eberhardt, Angelika, 1991
5
37
Eckes-Chantre, Heidi, 1996
5
38
Edwin A. Ulrich Museum of Art, Wichita State University, 1985
5
39
Elizabeth Galasso Fine Art Leasing, 1983
5
40
Ellison, Jessie , 1982-1985
England, 1991
5
42
Eve Mannes Gallery, 1993
5
43
Florida Department of State, 1987
5
44
Florida State University, Tallahassee, 1990
5
45
Floridanica, 1991
5
46
Fort Lauderdale Museum of Art, 1986-1990
5
47-48
Fort Worth Museum of Modern Art , 1994
5
49
Frederick R. Weisman, Co., 1986-1994
5
50-51
Frostburg College, 1983
5
52
Frudakis, Zenos, 1988
5
53
Georgia Art Museum, 1988
5
54
Germany, 1973-1978
5
55-59
Grigsby, Emily , 1988
5
60
Harris, O.K., 1968-1991
5
61-66
Hawaii, 1989
5
67
Heidelberg, 1990-1991
5
68
Helander Gallery, 1985-1989
5
69
"Help-Outs", 1978-1985
5
70-71
Hirshhorn Museum, 1985
5
72
Hochstaetter, Rosalie, 1987
5
73
Honolulu Academy of Arts, 1985
5
74
Holiday Cards (Various), 1981
6
1
Honors and Awards, 1985-1995
6
2
Horizon, 1980
6
3
Institut of Kulturaustausch, 1990s
6
4
International Platform Association, 1987
6
5
International Sculpture Center, 1985-1986
6
6
Interviews, 1978
6
7-9
Ireland, 1991
6
10
Ishoy, Roy, 1991
6
11
Itawamba Jr. College, Fulton, Mass., 1981
6
12
Japan, 1988-1995
6
13-16
Kurland/Summers Gallery, 1988
6
17
L. A. Salomon and Brothers, Inc., 1978
6
18
La Jolla Museum, 1985
6
19
Laguna Beach Museum of Art, 1987
6
20
Lectures , 1982-1987
6
21-22
Lembark, Connie, 1995
6
23
Letters from 1st Grade Class, 1980
6
24
Levison Kane Gallery, 1991
6
25
Lipman, Jean, 1977
6
24
LIvingstone, Marco, 1994
6
27
Lowe Art Museum, 1985-1988
6
28
Ludwig Museum, 1991
6
29
MacAlester College, 1985-1990
6
31
Marx, Jeffrey (Helander Gallery), 1984-1990
6
32-33
McBride, Anita, 2006
6
34
McLean, Richard, 1987
6
35
Menkin, Joan, 1994
6
36
Metzenbaum, Senator Howard, 1994
6
37
Mikus, Eleanor, 1987
6
38
Millesgarden, Sweden, 1987
6
39
Montreal, Canada, 1993-1994
6
40
Montreal Museum of Art, 1994
6
41
Morgan, Myra, 1994
6
42
Museums and Galleries (Florida, International, and National), 1977-1990
6
43-56
Museums and Galleries (Florida, International, National), 1980-1991
7
1-9
National Endowment for the Arts, 1983
7
10
National Galleries of Scotland, 1987
7
11
National Trust for Historic Preservation , 1986
7
12
Neuendorf, Hans, 1993-1994
7
13
New York City, 1974-1988
7
14-16
New York Prosthetic Center, 1978
7
17
New York University, 1985
7
18
New Zealand Art Museum, 1988-1989
7
19
New Zealand Show, 1988
7
20
Norton Gallery, 1985-1995
7
21-22
Ohio Art Education Association, 1987-1988
7
23
Orlando Airport, 1987
7
24
Orlando Museum of Art, 1986-1988
7
25
Palm Beach County Council of the Arts, 1986-1987
7
26
Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, 1977-1990
7
27-29
People Magazine, 1986
7
30
Philadelphia Museum Council, 1987
7
31
Philbrook Museum of Art, 1990
7
32
Photography, 1977
7
33
Plantation Junior Woman's Club, 1988
7
34
Pleeter, Louis, 1986
7
35
Pollock, Lewis, 1988
7
36
Postcards, 1978
7
37
Proposals for Documentaries and Books, 1979
7
38
Requests for Recommendations, Reproductions, and Loans, 1980-1983
7
39-41
Reporters and Critics, 1979
7
42
Rhode Island School of Design, 1985
7
43
Ringling Museum of Art, 1987
7
44
Rubin, Sherry, 1978-1979
7
45
Ruhrberg, Karl, 1994
7
46
Russ, Irina (Reuss), 1991
7
47
Russia, 1990
7
48
Scholastic, 1987
7
49
Schools, 1988
7
50
Seattle, Washington, 1988
7
51
Shiftung Haus der Geschichte, 1993-1994
7
52
Shimbun, Asahi, 1984
7
53
Shippenburg University, 1987-1988
7
54
Sidney Janis Gallery, 1973, 1991
7
55
Silverman, Gilbert, 1988
7
56
Sinclair Lewis Foundation, 1987
7
57
Smithsonian, 1986
7
58
Snyder, David, 1989
7
59
South Carolina State Museum, 1985
7
60
Southeastern Center for Contemporary Art, 1984
7
61
Strickland, Barbara, 1988
7
62
Sun-Tattler, 1987
7
63
Sweden and Finland, 1973-1991
7
64-65
Talks, 1988
7
66
Teixeira, Maria Teresa, 1989
7
67
Théberge, Pierre, 1994
7
68
Tucson Museum of Art, 1985
7
69
University of Arizona, 1985
7
70
University of California, Berkeley , 1977, 1987
7
71
University of Houston, 1987
7
72
University of Miami, 1986-1987
7
73
University of South Florida, 1991
7
74
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, 1988
7
75
Von Gosselin, Anya, 1991
7
76
Von Gosselin, Hannes, 1990-1991
7
77-78
Wallace, M. , 1984
8
1
Weber, Karl, 1990s
8
2
Whitney Museum of American Art, 1977-1989
8
3
WPBT Channel 2, 1984
8
6
Yamaoaka, Nagatomo, 1982
8
5
Wesla Hanson's Correspondence, 1995
8
6

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