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4.2: Rufus Porter , 1925-1981, undated

Documents within this subseries include correspondence; notes and printed materials used as source material; permissions; slides, negatives, and photographs; reading copies of the finished works; and reviews and newspaper clippings promoting the books. Arrangement is alphabetical by subject heading. Material within folders is arranged chronologically by year.
Description Container Select
Background Material, 1938-1988, undated
19
8
Correspondence
Forsyth, David P., 1961-1967
19
9
General, 1936-1991, undated
19
10-17
Murals, 1968-1980, undated
19
18-22
Non-Mural Works, 1968-1980, undated
19
23
Correspondence
Non-Mural Works , undated
20
1
Publication of Rufus Porter Rediscovered (pub. 1980), 1979-1980
20
2
Publication of Rufus Porter, Yankee Pioneer (pub. 1968), 1968-1974, undated
20
3
Search for Publisher for Rufus Porter, Yankee Painter (pub. 1950), 1944-1952
20
4
Essential Truth (Photocopy of Porter Booklet), undated
20
5
Financial Material, 1968-1969
20
6
Graphics and Illustration Material (See also Box 53), undated
20
7-8
Hudson River Museum Exhibition on Porter, 1979-1980, undated
20
9
Low, Sam, Thesis on American Primitive Painting, 1964
20
10
Material for Use in Revised Edition, undated
20
11
Miscellaneous Related Material, 1954, undated
20
12
National Endowment for the Humanities Grant Application, 1978-1979
20
13
Negatives, 1945, 1968, undated
20
14
Newspaper and Magazine Clippings, circa 1968-1980, undated
20
15
Notes, 1940-1980, undated
20
16-18
Patents, undated
20
19
Photocopies of Illustration Material, undated
20
20
Photographs
Alternate Views Not Used, 1967, undated
20
21
Miscellaneous Views, undated
20
22
Murals and Paintings, 1925-1968, undated
20
23-25
Photographs
Murals and Paintings, 1925-1968, undated
21
1
Painted Objects, undated
21
2
Rufus Porter, undated
21
3
Rufus Porter Rediscovered, circa 1980
21
4-8
Radio Program Tape Recording, 1970
21
9
The Rediscovery of Rufus Porter," The Magazine Antiques, Jan. 1981
21
10
Research Notes of Howard Lipman, 1945
21
11
"Rufus Porter, 1792-1884," Galley from Unidentified Publication, 1979
21
12
Rufus Porter Rediscovered
Corrections for New Edition, 1972-circa 1980, undated
21
13
Hardcover Edition, 1980
21
14
Paperback Edition with Corrections, 1980
21
15
Reviews, 1980
21
16
Rufus Porter, Yankee Pioneer
Bibliographic References, 1948-1968
21
17
First Edition, 1968
21
18
Mailing Lists, 1968, undated
21
19
Outline, circa 1950
21
20
Reviews and Publicity, 1968-1969, undated
21
21
Typescripts, 1950, undated
21
22-23
Rufus Porter, Yankee Wall Painter
Monograph, 1950
21
24
Plate Captions, circa 1950
21
25
Typescript, circa 1950
21
26-27
"Rufus Porter, Yankee Wall Painter," Art in America, 1950
21
28
Slides, 1964-1968, 1980, undated
21
29
Whitney Museum of American Art Exhibition of Porter Murals, 1968
21
30
Porter, Graphics and Illustration Material, undated
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