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Alain Locke letter to Peter Pollack, 1941 May 7

Alain Locke letter to Peter Pollack, 1941 May 7

Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1885-1954

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Title: Alain Locke letter to Peter Pollack, 1941 May 7

Date: 1941 May 7

Physical Details: Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 27 x 19 cm.

Description: Locke responds to Pollack's invitation to the dedication and suggests that he sell his new book The Negro in Art (1941) to artists for $3.00 and to others for $4.00, with the difference of $1.00 going to support the art center.

Creator: Locke, Alain LeRoy, 1885-1954

Forms part of: Peter Pollack papers, 1939-1979

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Alain Locke letter to Peter Pollack, 1941 May 7. Peter Pollack papers, 1939-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 602