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Ira and William Glackens papers, circa 1900-1990

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Series 3: Writings , 1936-1982
0.2 Linear Feet
Boxes 1, 3

Writings are by Ira Glackens and others. Noteworthy writings include speeches, a memoir, and a short play by Ira Glackens, and family recollections of Edith Glackens. Essays written by John Bullard and Everett Shinn are also found here.
There is also a sound disc (lacquer) recording of William Glackens' accepting an award from the Carnegie Institute at its 1936 International Exhibition.
Writings are arranged by author.
This series has been scanned in its entirety. The sound recording has been digitized for research access.
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Bullard, John. "George Luks and William Glackens in Cuba", circa 1965-1980
1
40
Glackens, Edith (Mrs. William). "Life and Antics of the Young Dimocks" and Other Family Recollections, circa 1965-1980
1
41
Glackens, Ira
Autobiography, "The Porpoise Close Behind Me", circa 1965-1980
1
42
Play, "The Burden of Isis", circa 1965-1980
1
43
Speeches, 1964-1981
1
44
Glackens, William, Acceptance of Award from Carnegie International Exhibition, 1936
1 sound discs (lacquer)
Includes a rough transcript of the WJZ radio recording of Glackens' remarks when accepting the award. Oversized material housed in Box 3, Folder 1.
1
45
Shinn, Everett. "More Sinned Against than Usual", circa 1936
1
46
Various Authors. Miscellaneous Notes and Writings about William Glackens, 1963-1982
1
47
Oversize Recording of William Glackens from Box 1, Folder 45, circa 1936
3
1

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