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Richard F. Howard, Birmingham, Ala. letter to George Tooker, Hartland, Vt., 1964 Jan. 14

Richard F. Howard, Birmingham, Ala. letter to George Tooker, Hartland, Vt., 1964 Jan. 14

Howard, Richard F.

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Title: Richard F. Howard, Birmingham, Ala. letter to George Tooker, Hartland, Vt.

Date: 1964 Jan. 14

Physical Details: Letter : 1 p. : typescript ; 21 x 28 cm.

Description: In his letter to George Tooker, Richard F. Howard asks Tooker to send a painting to the Birmingham Museum of Art for inclusion in their exhibition of American painters in 1964. Tooker responds on reverse of letter, saying that he will participate on the condition that the museum treats African-Americans equally and is not a segregated facility.

Creator: Howard, Richard F.

Forms part of: George Tooker papers, 1930-1973

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Richard F. Howard, Birmingham, Ala. letter to George Tooker, Hartland, Vt., 1964 Jan. 14. George Tooker papers, 1930-1973. 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: 10076