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Series 2 | A Finding Aid to the Ira and William Glackens papers, circa 1900-1990 | Digitized Collection

Ira and William Glackens papers, circa 1900-1990

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2: Correspondence, 1902-1989
0.7 linear feet
Box 1

The series is arranged as 3 subseries:
2.1: William Glackens, 1902-1938
2.2: Edith Glackens, 1902-1946
2.3: Ira Glackens, 1922-1989
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
2.1:William Glackens, 1902-1938
Correspondence of William Glackens includes letters from James L. Ford to William Lloyd Garrision and from the Library of Congress, in addition to letters to his wife, Edith, written while on a trip to Paris in 1912 to purchase paintings on behalf of Albert C. Barnes. Barnes' letters to William and Edith are about paintings in the Barnes Collection, the educational plans of his Foundation, and Glackens' work and exhibitions.
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Letters, 1902-1938
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3
Letters to Edith Glackens, 1912
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4
Letters from Albert C. Barnes, 1922-1938
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5
2.2:Edith Glackens, 1902-1946
Letters to Edith Glackens are from relatives and friends, including her father, Ira Dimock, her sister, Irene Dimock Fitzgerald, James L. Ford, and Maurice Prendergast. There is also a copy of a letter concerning the estate of Lenna G. Borton, the Glackens' daughter.
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Caskey, John F. (re. Estate of Lenna G. Borton), 1944
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Dimock, Ira, 1908-1917
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Family and Friends, undated, 1902-1946
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2.3:Ira Glackens, 1922-1989
Ira Glackens' correspondence primarily documents arrangements for loans to exhibitions, sales, donations, and authentication of artwork and gifts of paintings by William Glackens, in addition to including personal correspondence with friends and family.
Correspondents in this series include: Laura (Mrs. Albert C.) Barnes, Ada Britton (cousin), Charles Buckley, Delaware Art Museum, Irene Dimock Fitzgerald (aunt), Kraushaar Gallery, Walt Kuhn, Vivian Liff, George Luks, Middlebrook family (in-laws), Stearns Morse, National Gallery, National Portrait Gallery, Bennard Perlman, Eugenie Prendergast, Arnold T. Schwab, Helen (Mrs. John) Sloan, Ben Stitchfield (founder of the Nordica Memorial Association), and Williams College Museum of Art.
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Authentication of Paintings by William Glackens, 1975-1987
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Gifts of Paintings by William Glackens, 1955-1968
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ACA Galleries - Authors Guild, Inc., 1967-1987
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11
Barnes, Laura (Mrs. Albert C.), 1954-1960
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12
Bagby - Brauer, 1973-1986
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13
Britton, Ada - Buck, Robert F., 1973-1987
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14
Buckley, Charles - Butterworth, W. Walton, 1967-1985
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15
Carnegie Institute - Crawford, Billy (Mrs. Charles C.), 1976-1985
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Davis, Roy - Dymoke, Colonel, 1975-1985
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Ebsworth, Barney - Farrior, Terry (Mrs. John M.), 1975-1983
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Fitzgerald, [Florence] Irene Dimock (aunt), 1925-1962
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Fitzgerald, [Florence] Irene Dimock, Estate of, 1965
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Flint Institute of Arts - Jenner, Judy, 1935-1986
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Kraushaar Gallery
Correspondence, 1962-1986
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Consignments, 1938-1988
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23-24
Consignments, 1948-1971, undated
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25-26
Statements, 1938-1986
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27
Miscellaneous, 1961-1985
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Kraushaar, Antoinette - Luks, George, 1922-1986
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Maguire, Marian - Moreland, Saundra and Gary, 1922-1983
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Morse, Stearns, 1952-1976
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Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale - New Orleans Museum of Art, 1978-1989
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33
O'Gorman, James F. - Prendergast, Eugenie, 1975-1987
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Saint Louis Museum of Art - Sinclair, 1923-1987
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Skilton, John Davis - Sturgis, Walter Knight, 1938-1986
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Turner, Eva - Wilson, Edith I., 1938-1987
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Williams College Museum of Art - Zirkman, Al, 1971-1987
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38
Miscellaneous (unidentified correspondents), 1971-1987
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39

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