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Frederick Hammersley papers, circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009

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Series 4: Writings, Lectures, and Notes , circa 1940-2009
0.6 Linear feet
Box 8-9, 37

Writings by Hammersley include articles, class notes, essays, poetry, lecture notes and outlines not related to teaching, lists of works of art, general lists, and grant applications. There are talks and lectures on 4 sound cassettes; recorded interviews are found in Series 1.
The notebooks are particularly interesting as they contain observations and reflections on Hammersley's art, several of which also contain sketches. Writings and poetry by other authors include those written by Josephine Anne, Robert Chuey, David Hickey, David Pagil, and John Vokoun.
Materials are arranged chronologically by document type; writings by others appear at the end of the series.
This series has been scanned in its entirety, except for material from the 2015 and 2018 additions.
Description Container Select
Articles in Leonardo, 1969-1970
8
12
Essay Drafts, circa 1948-1986
8
13-14
Poetry, circa 1956-1985
8
15
Mural Proposal, 1977
The proposal in this folder relates to the design artwork in the Artwork Series (OV 51) and the Personal Business and Financial Records Series (OV 35, which was scanned with Box 12, Folder 4).
8
16
Scholarship Application, 1948
8
17
Statements and Reflections, on Paintings, 1961-1993
8
18-19
Statements and Reflections, on Other Artists, 1990
8
20
Introduction for Abstract Classicism (1959) exhibition at Los Angeles County Museum, 1959
8
21
Lectures, 1967
Pomona College, Chouinard School of Art, and Jepsson Art School
8
22
Lectures, 1967
Methodist Church in Claremont, California
9
1
Lectures, 1967
1 Sound cassette
Chouinard School of Art and Methodist Church
9
2
Lectures, 1984 Aug 26
1 Sound cassette
"Something Concrete on Abstract Art" by Frederick Hammersley
9
3
Lectures, 1989 Aug 23
1 Sound cassette
Graham Gallery
9
4
Lectures, 1989 Dec
1 Sound cassette
California State University at Northridge
9
5
Lectures, 1978-1993
9
6
Notebooks, circa 1940-1952
Contains sketches.
9
7
Notebooks, circa 1950
Contains painting techniques, poetry, and definitions.
9
8
Notebooks, circa 1954-1970
Contains sketches.
9
9
Notebooks, 1960
Contains sketches with notes concerning technique.
9
10
Notebooks, 1962-1965
Contains aperature and time notations regarding photographs.
9
11
Notebooks, circa 1980s
9
12
Notebooks, 1986-2004
Contains lists of works of art.
9
13
Notebooks , circa 1959-1993
Contains exhibition history.
37
15
Notebooks, circa 1966-1969
Includes photography log.
37
16
Notes, circa 1943
Electrical Engineering course notes
9
14
Notes, circa 1940-1980
9
15
Notes, circa 1980
Swedish translations
9
16
Notes, circa 1980s-2001
9
17
Notes, circa 1960s
37
17
Lists, 1957-1961
Christmas Cards
9
18
Lists, 1952-1996
Paintings by year
9
19
Lists, 1962-1981
Works of Art, Drawings
9
20
Lists, circa 1980
Works of Art, Photographs
9
21
Lists, 2007
Works of Art, Paintings sold at Charlotte Jackson Gallery
9
22
Anna Hammersley's Notebook, circa 1959-1962
9
23
Untitled Work, by David Pagil, 2009
9
24
"Frederick Hammersley: Painter," by David Hickey, circa 2000
9
25
"Mini Essay on Hammersley Computer Drawings," by Unknown, circa 2000
9
26
"Hammersley's Line," by John Vokoun, circa 2000
9
27
Poetry by Others, circa 1950-1974
Josephine Ann, Robert Chuey, and others
9
28

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