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Herbert Waide Hemphill papers, 1776-1998, bulk bulk 1876-1998

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Series 3: Personal Business Records , 1817-1997
(Box 5-7, 28; 2.0 linear feet)

Personal business records include nineteenth-century indenture papers for John Beaumont (possibly related to Hemphill), wills for Hemphill, his mother, and for his friend Neal A. Prince. There are also leases, insurance records, court documents, contracts, grant proposals, loan agreements, deeds of gift, price lists, consignment records, tax records, cancelled checks relating to Hemphill's collecting activities, and miscellaneous receipts.
Description Container Select
Indenture Papers (Fragment) for John Beaumont, undated
(Oversized material housed in Box 28)
5
28
Pension Records for Horace Rawdon, 1888-1907
5
29
Estate Records for Emma Bradley Hemphill, 1935-1975
5
30
Will for Neal A. Prince, 1956
5
31
Wills for Herbert W. Hemphill, 1974-1994
(5 folders)
5
32-36
Leases, 1956-1979
(5 folders)
5
37-41
Insurance Records, 1964-1991
5
42
Court Papers: Ernst Beadle vs. Hemphill, 1976-1977
5
43
Documents Concerning Lawsuit from Landlord, 1982-1986
(2 folders)
5
44-45
Contract of Employment with the Museum of American Folk Art, 1984
5
46
Contract for Writing Preface for Catalog West Coast Folk Art, 1984
5
47
Proposals for Reader's Digest, undated
5
48
Proposal for Exhibition "American Folk Art from the Herbert Waide Hemphill, Jr. Collection,", undated
5
49
Grant Proposal for Exhibition at the Children's Museum, Indianapolis, 1976
5
50
Grant Proposal for Film Collector/Collected, 1978-1979
(3 folders)
5
51-53
Grant Proposal for Traveling Exhibition by St. Lawrence City History Association, 1979
(2 folders)
5
54-55
Proposal for Exhibition "Lo! Behold! Visionary Folk Art of the Eighties,", 1988
5
56
Loan Agreements, undated
5
57
Loan Agreements, 1964-1974
5
58
Loan Agreements, 1975
(4 folders)
5
59-62
Loan Agreements, 1976
5
63
Loan Agreements, 1977
(4 folders)
5
64-67
Loan Agreements, 1978
5
68
Loan Agreements, 1979
5
69
Loan Agreements, 1980
(3 folders)
5
70-72
Loan Agreements, 1981
6
1
Loan Agreements, 1982-1984
6
2
Loan Agreements, 1985
6
3
Loan Agreements, 1986
6
4
Loan Agreements, 1987
6
5
Loan Agreements, 1988
6
6
Loan Agreements, 1990-1996
6
7
Miscellaneous Deeds of Gift, 1976-1996, undated
(3 folders)
6
8-10
Bill of Sale/Accession Form for Hemphill Collection from International Folk Art Foundation of Santa Fe, New Mexico, 1978
6
11
Accession Form for Hemphill Collection from National Museum of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 1986-1987
6
12
Art Work Appraisal Reports, 1961-1990, undated
(6 folders)
6
13-18
Price Lists for Art Work, 1993-1995, undated
6
19
Photographs of Miscellaneous Art Work Marked with Prices, 1973-1995, undated
(2 folders)
6
20-21
Consignment Records, 1969-1996, undated
(2 folders)
6
22-23
Miscellaneous Honoraria, 1975-1985, undated
6
24
Records of Royalties, 1975
6
25
Income Tax Returns and Records, 1956-1989
(6 folders)
6
26-31
Occupancy Tax Records, 1974-1979
6
32
Miscellaneous Banking Records, 1966-1991, undated
(2 folders)
6
33-34
Cancelled Checks, 1961
6
35
Cancelled Checks, 1963
(2 folders)
6
36-37
Cancelled Checks, 1964
(4 folders)
6
38-41
Cancelled Checks, 1965
6
42
Cancelled Checks, 1966
(2 folders)
6
43-44
Cancelled Checks, 1967
6
45
Cancelled Checks, 1968
(2 folders)
6
46-47
Cancelled Checks, 1969
6
48
Cancelled Checks, 1970
(4 folders)
6
49-52
Cancelled Checks, 1971
(2 folders)
6
53-54
Cancelled Checks, 1972
(4 folders)
6
55-58
Cancelled Checks, 1973
(4 folders)
6
59-62
Cancelled Checks, 1974
(4 folders)
6
63-66
Cancelled Checks, 1975
(3 folders)
6
67-69
Cancelled Checks, 1976
(2 folders)
7
1-2
Cancelled Checks, 1977-1978
7
3
Cancelled Checks, 1979
7
4
Cancelled Checks, 1980
(3 folders)
7
5-7
Cancelled Checks, 1981
(2 folders)
7
8-9
Cancelled Checks, 1982
7
10
Cancelled Checks, 1983
7
11
Cancelled Checks, 1984
7
12
Cancelled Checks, 1985
7
13
Cancelled Checks, 1986
7
14
Receipts for Purchase of Art Work, 1954-1997, undated
(15 folders)
7
15-29
Receipts for Conservation and Framing, 1968-1993, undated
(2 folders)
7
30-31
Receipts for Photographic Work and Supplies, 1972-1984, undated
7
32
Receipts for Shipping and Storage, 1973-1994, undated
7
33
Miscellaneous Travel Receipts, 1970-1997, undated
(5 folders)
7
34-38
Miscellaneous Receipts, 1958-1997, undated
(2 folders)
7
39-40
Oversized Indenture Document between Jane Vernon and Joseph Gibbons, 1817
(from Box 5, Folder 28)
28

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