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Karl Knaths papers, 1890-1973, bulk 1922-1971

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1923-1971
0.5 Linear feet
Box 1

Correspondence in the collection documents Knaths's relationships with family, friends, and business associates after his move to Provincetown, Massachusetts in 1919.
The series is arranged as 2 subseries.
  • 2.1: Business, 1943-1971
  • 2.2: Personal, 1923-1970
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
2.1: Business, 1945-1970
Business correspondence documents Knaths's relationships with collectors, galleries, art museums, professional artist associations, and other professional contacts. Notable correspondents include Duncan and Marjorie Phillips and the gallery Paul Rosenberg and Co., which represented Knaths from 1945-1970.
Description Container
A, Miscellaneous, 1954-1966
1
6
American Academy of Arts and Letters, 1955-1967
1
7
Art Institute of Chicago, 1951-1955
1
8
B-F, Miscellaneous, 1948-1966
1
9
Federation of Modern Painters and Sculptors, 1953-1957
1
10
G-K, Miscellaneous, 1955-1966
1
11
L-N, Miscellaneous, 1954-1956
1
12
National Institute of Arts and Letters, 1954-1957
1
13
O-P, Miscellaneous, 1943-1955
1
14
Paul Rosenberg and Co., 1945-1949
1
15
Paul Rosenberg and Co., 1950-1954
1
16
Paul Rosenberg and Co., 1955-1959
1
17
Paul Rosenberg and Co., 1960-1964
1
18
Paul Rosenberg and Co., 1965-1969
1
19
Paul Rosenberg and Co., 1970
1
20
Phillips Memorial Gallery (Phillips, Duncan and Marjorie), 1946-1963
1
21
Q-S, Miscellaneous, 1953-1969
1
22
St. Lawrence University, 1969-1971
1
23
Syracuse University, 1965-1970
1
24
T-V, Miscellaneous, 1947-1956
1
25
W, Miscellaneous, 1956-1961
1
26
Wellfleet Art Gallery, 1966-1968
1
27
X-Z, Miscellaneous, circa 1950s
1
28
2.2: Personal, 1923-1970
Personal correspondence consists of letters, holiday cards, and postal cards received from Knaths's family and friends, including artist Joseph Meierhans.
Description Container
A-C, Miscellaneous, 1924-1965
1
29
D-M, Miscellaneous, 1925-1969
1
30
Meierhans, Joe, 1923-1929, undated
1
31
N-Z, Miscellaneous, 1925-1970
1
32

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