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John Held papers relating to mail art, 1947-2018, bulk bulk 1973-2013

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Series 10: Mail Art Study Day Materials , 1947-2018
1 Linear foot
Box 15

The following biographical material regarding John Held was presented by him at the Archives of American Art's Mail Art Study Day on November 9, 2018. Numbered and arranged chronologically, this assortment of largely printed material (news clippings, invitations, and programs) as well as select correspondence and photographs, each representing a year in the life of the artist, was accompanied by a key for around 450 items dating from 1947-2018. The material serves to document his career with regard to creating and disseminating Mail Art.
Description Container Select
Biographical Folders Inventory, 2018
15
1
1947 (1-3), 1947, 1997
15
2
1950s (4), circa 1950s
15
3
1952 (5), 1952
15
4
1953 (6-7), 1953
15
5
1954 (8-10), circa 1954
15
6
1955 (11-14), circa 1955
15
7
1956 (15), 1956
15
8
1958 (16-17), 1958
15
9
1959 (18), 1959
15
10
1960 (19), 1960
15
11
1961 (20), 1961
15
12
1965 (21-25), 1965
15
13
1967 (26), 1967
15
14
1968 (27-28), 1968
15
15
1969 (29), 1969
15
16
1969 (30-36), 1969
15
17
1977 (37-47), 1977
15
18
1978 (48-51), 1978
15
19
1979 (52-66), circa 1979
15
20
1980 (67-74), circa 1980
15
21
1981 (75-90), 1981
15
22
1982 (91-100), circa 1982
15
23
1983 (101-115), circa 1983
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24
1984 (116-131), circa 1984
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25
1985 (132-141), circa 1985
15
26
1986 (142-150), circa 1968
15
27
1987 (150a-164), circa 1987
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28
1987 (165-167), 1987
15
29
1988 (168-185), 1988
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30
1989 (186-203), 1989
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31
1990 (204-217), circa 1990
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32
1991 (218-228), circa 1991
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33
1992 (229-244), circa 1992
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34
1993 (245-256), circa 1993
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35
1994 (266-278), circa 1994
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36
1995 (279-315), circa 1995
15
37
1996 (316-352a), circa 1996
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38
1997 (353-360), 1997
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39
1998 (361-373), circa 1998
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40
1999 (374-382), 1999
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41
2000 (383-389), 2000
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42
2001 (390-403), 2000
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43
2002 (404), 2000
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44
2003 (405-409), circa 2003
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45
2004 (410-411), 2004
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46
2005 (412), circa 2005
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47
2006 (413-415), circa 2006
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48
2007 (416-417), 2007
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49
2008 (418), 2008
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50
2009 (419-420), 2009
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51
2010 (421-424), 2010
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52
2011 (425-426), 2011
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53
2012 (427), 2012
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54
2013 (428-431a), 2013
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55
2014 (232-237), 2014
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56
2015 (438-439), 2015
15
57
2016 (440-441), 2016
15
58
2017 (442), 2017
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59
2018 (443-449), 2018
15
60
Original stamped box front, 2018
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61

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