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F. Luis Mora papers, 1891-1986, bulk 1891-1922

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Series 5: Photographic Materials , 1891-1941
0.4 Linear feet
Box 2, MGP 1, MGP 2

Photographs include glass plate negatives and black and white photographs of Mora, his family and friends, artwork and students. Included are black and white pictures of Mora's artwork including his "Thine is Glory" mural (1919), the "National Academy Jury of 1907" painting (1907), and an etching of his daughter, Rosemary. Glass plate negatives are of his first wife Sonia Compton, her mother Emma, Mora's father Domingo, his painting "Dance of Salome" (1893), his brother-in-law Alfred Compton, his Boston Museum and Chase School of Art classes, and the Perth Amboy Terra Cotta Company, where Mora's father worked.
The photographs are arranged by subject and chronologically thereafter. For preservation purposes the glass plate negatives are housed in a separate container and closed to researchers. The series has been scanned in its entirety.
Description Container Select
F. Luis Mora, circa 1895-1907
2
11
Rosemary Mora (daughter), circa 1926
2
12
Of Artwork, 1919-1941
2
13
Glass Plate Negatives of Family and Friends, circa 1892-1895
(6 glass plate negatives housed in MGP 2)
2
14
Glass Plate Negatives of Art Students, undated, 1891
(2 glass plate negatives housed in MGP 1)
2
15
Glass Plate Negative of Artwork, 1893
(1 glass plate negative housed in MGP 2)
2
16
Glass Plate Negative of the Perth Amboy Terra Cotta Company, circa 1890s
(1 glass plate negative housed in MGP 1)
2
17
Glass Plate Negatives, circa 1890s-1896
10 glass negatives
Scanned with Box 2, Folders 14-17
MGP 1-2

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  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.