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Sister Mary Paulita Kerrigan letter to Charles Henry Alston, 1962 Aug. 19

Sister Mary Paulita Kerrigan letter to Charles Henry Alston, 1962 Aug. 19

Kerrigan, Mary Paulita (Helen), Sister, 1921-

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Title: Sister Mary Paulita Kerrigan letter to Charles Henry Alston

Date: 1962 Aug. 19

Physical Details: 2 letter : handwritten ; 25 x 16 cm. (letter); 22 x 14 cm. (newspaper clipping)

Description: Sister Mary Paulita thanks Alston for his tutelage at the Art Student's League in New York, where she spent the summer.

Letter is written on stationery of Clarke College in Dubuque, where Kerrigan was an artist-in-residence.

Signed: Sister Mary Paulita, B.V.M.

She enclosed a newspaper clipping with a photo of herself sketching the construction site of the CBS building in New York.

Creator: Kerrigan, Mary Paulita (Helen), Sister, 1921-

Forms part of: Charles Henry Alston papers, 1924-1980

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Sister Mary Paulita Kerrigan letter to Charles Henry Alston, 1962 Aug. 19. Charles Henry Alston papers, 1924-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 15325