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Eleanor Dickinson papers, 1947-2014

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Series 5: Professional Files , 1963-circa 2005
0.5 Linear feet
Box 8, OV 34

The series contains records documenting Dickinson's professional activities outside of teaching at the California College of Arts and Crafts. These activities include providing material for an article on Dickinson by Helga Epstein for American Artist magazine; working as a consultant at the Center for the Study of Southern Culture; and organizing the Soap Box Derby and Draw Til You Drop events. The series also documents grant requests, juries, speaking at the Second International Conference of Visual Arts, and teaching at the YWCA, the University of California Berkeley, and privately. Also found in the series are loose notes and four small notebooks with notes on various professional activities and projects.
Description Container Select
Article, American Artist, 1979-1980
8
5
Consultant, Center for the Study of Southern Culture, 1979-1983
8
6
Event, Draw Til You Drop, 1987
8
7
Event, 1st Soap Box Derby, 1975
8
8
Event, 2nd Soap Box Derby, 1978
8
9
Grant Request, 1974-1978
8
10
Juries, 1975-1988
8
11-12
Keynote Speaker, Second International Conference of Visual Artists, 1992
8
13
Notebooks, circa 1970
Four small notebooks containing notes on art movements and literature.
8
14
Notes, 1963-circa 2005
Includes notes regarding paper as an art supply, a poster for Lawrence Ferlinghetti, Revival!, suggestions for San Francisco Art Institute's Board, a "Black Velvet" film, and other small notes on daily activities.
8
15-19
Teaching, University of California Berkeley Art Extension Course, 1971
8
20
Teaching, YWCA Painting Class, 1966-1967
8
21
Teaching, Private Classes, circa 1966-circa 1979
8
22
Teaching, Private Classes, circa 1966-circa 1979
34

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