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James Carroll Beckwith papers, 1871-circa 1991, bulk 1875-1917

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Series 4: Writings , 1875-circa 1920
0.2 Linear feet
Box 2

Writings include 2 notebooks of Beckwith's autobiography, Souvenirs and Reminiscences, as well as a typescript draft. There is also a notebook titled "Quotations, Scraps, Etc. – Student Days" that chronicle his time in Paris in 1875 and include a few sketches. Also in this series are notes, a few essays on art and architecture, and lists of artwork. Most of the writings are by Beckwith except for one biographical essay about Beckwith by an unidentified writer.
Notebooks are at the beginning of the series, followed by the rest of the writings arranged by document type such as essays, lists, and notes. Writings by others are at the end of the series.
The bulk of this series has been digitized, except for blank pages.
Description Container Select
Souvenirs and Reminiscences Notebook 1, 1917 February-March
2
10
Souvenirs and Reminiscences Notebook 2, 1917 September
2
11
Souvenirs and Reminiscences Typescript Draft, 1917
2
12
"Quotations, Scraps, Etc. - Student Days" Paris Notebook, 1875
2
13
Essay on Florence Portrait Exhibition Published in The Art World, 1917
2
14
Essays on Architecture, circa 1890-circa 1915
2
15
Lists of Artwork, circa 1910-circa 1917
2
16
Notes, circa 1877
2
17
Essay about James Carroll Beckwith by "L. F.", circa 1920
2
18

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