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Contents and Arrangement | A Finding Aid to the Edward Dugmore papers, 1937-1993

Edward Dugmore papers, 1937-1993

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged into 7 series:

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Series 1: Biographical Material, 1948-1993
(Box 1; 3 folders)

Biographical material consists of a photo identity card and photocopy of a Maestro de Artes en Pintura diploma from the Universidad de Guadalajara, school transcripts, report cards, a declaration of American Artists, and employment records from the University of Minnesota.
DescriptionContainer
School Records, 1948-1952
1
1
Employment Records, 1969
1
2
Biographical Account, 1993
1
3

Series 2: Correspondence, circa 1943-1992
(Box 1, 2; 1.5 linear feet)

Correspondence consists primarily of letters exchanged with art critic Hubert Crehan and artist colleagues including George Abend, Ernie Briggs, Herman Cherry, Lucien Day, Harvey Harris, Reuben Kadish, Mary Fuller McChesney, and Clyfford Still. There are scattered letters from Lewin Alcopley, Milton Avery, Leonard Bocour, John Grillo, Philip Guston, Sam Kootz, Kyle Morris, Philip Pavia, and George Rickey. A letter from Edith Dugmore to the H. W. Wilson Publishing Company encloses a photograph of James Rosenquist with Joan Mondale. Correspondence also includes miscellaneous letters from students.
DescriptionContainer
Correspondents with Unknown Surnames, undated
1
4
Correspondents with Surnames "A-B,", undated
1
5
Correspondents with Surnames "C,", undated
1
6-7
Correspondents with Surnames "D,", undated
1
8-9
Correspondents with Surnames "F-J,", undated
1
10
Correspondents with Surnames "K,", undated
1
11
Correspondents with Surnames "L-R,", undated
1
12
Correspondents with Surnames "S-Z,", undated
1
13
Correspondence, 1943-1944
1
14
Correspondence, 1947-1948
1
15
Correspondence, 1949
1
16-17
Correspondence, 1950
1
18
Correspondence, 1951
1
19-21
Correspondence, 1952
1
22-24
Correspondence, 1953
1
25-28
Correspondence, 1954
1
29-30
Correspondence, 1955
1
31-34
Correspondence, 1956
1
35-39
Correspondence, 1957
1
40-41
Correspondence, 1958
1
42-44
Correspondence, 1959
1
45-48
Correspondence, 1960
1
49
Correspondence, 1961
1
50
Correspondence, 1962
1
51
Correspondence, 1963
1
52
Correspondence, 1964
1
53
Correspondence, 1965
1
54-56
Correspondence, 1966
1
57-58
Correspondence, 1967
1
59-60
Correspondence, 1968
1
61
Correspondence, 1969
1
62-63
Correspondence, 1970
1
64
Correspondence, 1971
1
65
Correspondence, 1972
1
66-68
Correspondence, 1973
1
69-71
Correspondence, 1974
1
72
Correspondence, 1975
1
73
Correspondence, 1976
1
74-75
Correspondence, 1977
1
76-77
Correspondence, 1978
1
78
Correspondence, 1979
1
79
Correspondence, 1980
2
1-2
Correspondence, 1981-1982
2
3
Correspondence, 1983
2
4
Correspondence, 1984
2
5-7
Correspondence, 1985
2
8-10
Correspondence, 1986
2
11-13
Correspondence, 1987
2
14
Correspondence, 1988
2
15-16
Correspondence, 1989
2
17
Correspondence, 1990
2
18-19
Correspondence, 1991
2
20
Correspondence, 1992
2
21
Letters from Students, undated
2
22
Letters from Students, 1962-1972
2
23
Letters from Students, 1973
2
24
Letters from Students, 1975-1977
2
25
Letters from Students, 1978
2
26
Letters from Students, 1980-1981
2
27
Letters from Students, 1982-1983
2
28
Letters from Students, 1984
2
29
Letters from Students, 1985-1987
2
30
Letters from Students, 1988
2
31
Letters from Students, 1989
2
32
Letters from Students, 1990-1992
2
33

Series 3: Personal Business and Financial Records, circa 1951-1972
(Box 2; 2 folders)

Scattered personal business and financial records include receipts, price lists, and letters concerning financial benefits for education.
DescriptionContainer
Business and Financial Records, 1951-1972, undated
2
34-35

Series 4: Notes, circa 1969-1980
(Box 2; 1 folder)

Miscellaneous notes include lists of students, a list of artist members of an unidentified club, and student comment sheets.
DescriptionContainer
Miscellaneous Notes, 1969-1980, undated
2
36

Series 5: Drake University Summer Session File, 1972-1973
(Box 2; 5 folders)

This file contains letters, notes, printed material, and photographs concerning Dugmore's participation as instructor in the Drake University Summer Session art classes in Des Moines, Iowa.
DescriptionContainer
Letters, 1972-1973
2
37
Notes, undated
2
38
School Brochures, 1972
2
39
Clippings and Miscellaneous Printed Material, 1972-1973
2
40
Photographs, circa 1972-1973
2
41

Series 6: Printed Material, circa 1937-1993, undated
(Box 2; 25 folders)

Printed Material includes clippings, press releases, a prospectus, exhibition announcements and catalogs, calendars of events, brochures, programs, and miscellaneous printed material.
DescriptionContainer
Clippings, 1941-1992
2
42-47
Press Releases, 1954-1991, undated
2
48-49
Prospectus, 1971
2
50
Exhibition Announcements and Catalogs for Dugmore, 1940-1993, undated
2
51-61
Exhibition Catalogs for Others, 1958-1990, undated
2
62
Calendars of Events, 1959-1971
2
63
Brochures, 1937-1972, undated
2
64
Programs, 1965
2
65
Reproductions of Art Work, undated
2
66

Series 7: Photographs, 1960-1983, undated
(Box 2; 9 folders)

Photographs are of Dugmore, family members, and colleagues including Lewin Alcopley, Anne Arnold, Warren Brandt, Ernest Briggs, Herman Cherry, Hubert Crehan, Lucien Day, Rosalyn Drexler, John Grillo, John Hultberg, Reuben Kadish, Aristodemus Kaldis, Kyle Morris, Stephen and Pam Pace, Charles Pollock, Peter Voulkos, and Hugo Weber. There are also photographs of art work by Dugmore.
DescriptionContainer
Photographs of Dugmore with Family Members, 1978-1983
2
67
Photographs of Dugmore with Colleagues, 1960-1981
2
68-72
Photographs of Art Work, undated
2
73-75

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