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George Tooker papers, circa 1851-2010

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Series 3: Project Files , 1939-1968
0.3 Linear feet
Boxes 1, 3

Project files document Tooker's commissioned work and contain correspondence, business documents, printed ephemera, sketches, photographs, three volumes of vocal scores, and textile samples. Projects of note include set and costume design for Gian-Carlo Menotti's opera The Saint of Bleecker Street and Tooker's participation in the selection of candidates for the Vestris Prize for Choreography.
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Agreements, Art Students' League (New York, N.Y.), 1965-1967
1
32
Commission, NASA, 1968
1
33
Commission, The Saint of Bleecker Street, 1953-1955
(Includes photographs, sketches, and vocal scores)
1
34-39
Committee of Judges for the Vestris Prize, 1966-1968
1
40-41
Miscellaneous Projects, 1939-1967
1
42
Textile samples, undated
1
43
Vocal Scores, The Saint of Bleecker Street, 1953-1955
(Oversized material from Box 1, Folder 39)
3

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