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Gaines Ruger Donoho papers, 1864-1915

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Series 1: Gaines Ruger Donoho Papers , 1864-1915
1 Linear Feet
Box 1, OV 2-4, ODD 5

The Gaines Ruger Donoho papers include certificates of award, including the 1893 Worlds Columbian medal of merit certificate and the 1915 Panama Pacific gold medal certificate; two invitations and two letters; and a clipping. Photographs include two cyanotypes of Donoho, a black and white print of a woman in a wedding gown, and two photographs of artwork by William Stott. Artwork includes graphite, charcoal, and pen and ink sketches of Donoho's work; a wedding dinner sketch in honor of Donoho's wedding in 1894 signed by 19 friends, including Kenyon Cox, William Merritt Chase, Willard Metcalf, and Samuel Isham; and etchings from other artists, including Adolphe Appian, Maxime Lalanne, and Charles Jacque.
Materials are minimally arranged by document type.
Description Container
Certificates of Award, 1893-1915
Oversized material housed in OV 2 and OV 4.
1
1
Invitations, circa 1903
1
2
Correspondence, 1894-1903
1
3
Clipping, circa 1900
1
4
Artwork, circa 1880-1910
Oversized material housed in OV 3.
1
5
Artwork by Others, circa 1869-1910
Oversized material housed in OV 3 and ODD 5.
1
6
Photographs, circa 1890-1910
Oversized materials housed in OV 2.
1
7
Oversized Certificates of Award from Box 1, Folder 1, 1893-1915
OV 2, 4
Oversized Artwork from Box 1, Folder 5, circa 1880-1910
OV 3
Oversized Artwork by Others from Box 1, Folder 6, circa 1869-1910
OV 3
Oversized Artwork by Others from Box 1, Folder 6, circa 1869-1910
ODD 5
Oversized Photographs from Box 1, Folder 7, circa 1890-1910
OV 2

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