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Series 9 | A Finding Aid to the Fred Mitchell papers, 1938-2007

Fred Mitchell papers, 1938-2007

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Series 9: Photographs, 1940s-2002
0.5 linear feet
Box 14

Photographs of Fred Mitchell include portraits and candid views; he also appears with friends, students, and family members. There are images of his siblings and their respective families, as well as of Don Wright and unidentified individuals. Artwork documented in this series is mainly by Mitchell; also, there are photographs of works by Lois Dodd, William Freed, Hans Hofmann, George Preston, and Philip Sultz. Views of exhibition installations and openings record some of Fred Mitchell's solo exhibitions; views of group shows include some in which his sister, Elizabeth Pajerski, participated. Pictures of places include travel photographs.
Photographs are categorized by subject - people, artwork, exhibition installations and openings, and places - and within each group, arrangement is alphabetical. Additional photographs are enclosed with correspondence (Series 2) and are included in many subject files (Series 5).
DescriptionContainer
People
Fred Mitchell, 1940s-2002
14
10-11
Fred Mitchell at Art Students League (Eben Thompson, photographer), circa 1990s
14
12
Fred Mitchell with Others, 2002, undated
14
13
Mitchell Family (Mother, Fred, Robert Lyle, Elizabeth), 1957-1967, undated
14
14
Thomas Lyle Mitchell and Family (Marie, Tommy, Jimmy), 1950s-1986
14
15
Elizabeth Mitchell Pajerski and Family (Fred, Frank), undated, 1958-1995, 1958-1995, undated
14
16
Don Wright and Unidentified Individuals, 1964, undated
14
17
Artwork by Mitchell
Paintings, 1961-1989, undated
14
18
Paintings owned by Harold, undated
14
19
Sculpture, 1960, undated
14
20-21
Watercolors, undated
14
22
Watercolors,
Southern Tip
Series, circa 1979
14
23
Artwork by Others (executed 1950s-1980s), undated
14
24
Exhibition Installations and Openings
Horne-Marshall Gallery, Meridian, Mississippi, 1996
14
25
Lincoln Center Show, 1995
14
26
Thomas McCormick Gallery, Chicago, 2001
14
27
White Box Gallery, Philadelphia, 1997
14
28
Unidentified Venues, 1997, undated
14
29
Places
Hawaii Trip with Sandra Ward, 1984
14
30
Italy -- Fiesole, Positano, Rome and Venice, 1966
14
31
Old Mitchell Homestead, Ellistown, Mississippi, 1976
14
32
View from Ferry, 1986
Note on envelope indicates "Photograph from the ferry made by Beth in June of '86 --the Southern Tip School of Art"
14
33
Wall-South Neighborhood just Before Destruction of my Studio, 1967-1968
14
34
Unidentified, 1989, undated
14
35

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  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.