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Henry Varnum Poor papers, 1873-2001, bulk 1904-1970

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Catherine S. Gaines; revised by Jayna M. Josefson
Gift of Henry Varnum Poor's son, Peter V. Poor, in 2007. A smaller portion was loaned to the Archives in 1973 by Anne Poor for microfilming and returned to the lender; this material was included in the 2007 gift.
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An oral history interview with Henry Varnum Poor was conducted by Harlan Phillips for the Archives of American Art in 1964.
Funding for the digitization of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art
Processing Information
The collection was fully processed and a finding aid prepared by Catherine S. Gaines in 2008. In 2014, the finding aid was revised and the collection was prepared for digitization by Jayna Josefson with funding provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art. Motion picture film reels were inspected and re-housed in 2016 with funding provided by the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund.