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Harry Sternberg papers, 1927-2000

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1928-2000
(Box 1; 0.3 linear feet)

Sternberg's personal and professional correspondence includes correspondence with friends and fellow artists Rockwell Kent, Philip Evergood, and Peter Blume; art collector Hudson Walker; curator Carl Zigrosser, and author and friend Erle Stanley Gardner. Also found is correspondence with art organizations, art galleries and museums regarding the loan, sale, and exhibition of his artwork, and with colleges and universities regarding the exhibition of his work and teaching and lecture opportunities. Additional correspondence includes letters from former students and art scholars as well as letters of congratulations. This series also includes a large number of letters written by Sternberg to his friend William Karp, letters to Sternberg from his former teacher Harry Wickey, and holiday cards designed by Sternberg.
General correspondence is arranged in chronological order followed by undated correspondence which is arranged in alphabetical order.
Description Container Select
General Correspondence, 1932-1960
1
14
General Correspondence, 1961-1970
1
15
General Correspondence, 1971-1980
(2 folders)
1
16-17
General Correspondence, 1981-1995
(2 folders)
1
18-19
General Correspondence, 1997-2000
1
20
Undated General Correspondence, circa 1932-2000
1
21
Correspondence with William & Mina Karp, 1946-1961, 1966-1983
(5 folders)
1
22-26
Correspondence with Harry Wickey, 1928-1930, 1948-1953
1
27
Holiday Cards, circa 1940s-1980s, 1998
1
28

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