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

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Series 5: Sketchbooks , circa 1920s-1970s
4.5 Linear feet
Boxes 3-6, 9-13

132 Sketchbooks date from the 1920s to the 1970s and document Knaths's early figurative and landscape studies and later explorations of cubist style and compositional experiments with color, line, and form.
Materials are arranged in chronological order.
This series has been scanned in its entirety. Sketchbooks have been scanned in page order from the top cover to the bottom cover.
Description Container Select
Book #1, circa 1920s-1940s
3
25
Book #2, circa 1920s-1940s
3
26
Book #3, circa 1920s-1940s
3
27
Book #4, circa 1920s-1940s
3
28
Book #5, circa 1920s-1940s
3
29
Book #6, circa 1920s-1940s
3
30
Book #7, circa 1920s-1940s
3
31
Book #8, circa 1920s-1940s
3
32
Book #9, circa 1920s-1940s
3
33
Book #10, circa 1920s-1940s
3
34
Book #11, circa 1920s-1970s
3
35
Book #12, circa 1920s-1970s
3
36
Book #13, circa 1920s-1970s
3
37
Book #14, circa 1920s-1970s
3
38
Book #15, circa 1920s-1970s
3
39
Book #16, circa 1920s-1970s
3
40
Book #17, circa 1920s-1970s
3
41
Book #18, circa 1920s-1970s
3
42
Book #19, circa 1920s-1970s
3
43
Book #20, circa 1920s-1970s
3
44
Book #21, circa 1920s-1970s
3
45
Book #22, circa 1920s-1970s
3
46
Book #23, circa 1920s-1970s
4
1
Book #24, circa 1920s-1970s
4
2
Book #25, circa 1920s-1970s
4
3
Book #26, circa 1920s-1970s
4
4
Book #27, circa 1920s-1970s
4
5
Book #28, circa 1920s-1970s
4
6
Book #29, circa 1920s-1970s
4
7
Book #30, circa 1920s-1970s
4
8
Book #31, circa 1920s-1970s
4
9
Book #32, circa 1920s-1970s
4
10
Book #33, circa 1920s-1970s
4
11
Book #34, circa 1920s-1970s
4
12
Book #35, circa 1920s-1970s
4
13
Book #36, circa 1920s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F1
4
14
Book #37, circa 1920s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F2
4
15
Book #38, circa 1920s-1970s
4
16
Book #39, circa 1920s-1970s
4
17
Book #40, circa 1920s-1970s
4
18
Book #41, circa 1920s-1970s
4
19
Book #42, circa 1920s-1970s
4
20
Book #43, circa 1920s-1970s
4
21
Book #44, circa 1920s-1970s
4
22
Book #45, circa 1920s-1970s
4
23
Book #46, circa 1920s-1970s
4
24
Book #47, circa 1920s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F3
4
25
Book #48, circa 1920s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F4
4
26
Book #49, circa 1920s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F5
4
27
Book #50, circa 1920s-1970s
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F6
4
28
Book #51, 1922
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F7
4
29
Book #52, 1922-1923
4
30
Book #53, 1923
Oversized material housed in Box 9, F8
4
31
Book #54, circa 1930s-1932
4
32
Book #55, circa 1930s-1932
4
33
Book #56, circa 1930s-1932
4
34
Book #57, 1936-1937
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F1
4
35
Book #58, 1938
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F2
4
36
Book #59, 1943
4
37
Book #60, 1948
4
38
Book #61, 1948
4
39
Book #62, 1948
4
40
Book #63, 1948
4
41
Book #64
4
42
Book #65, 1950-1951
4
43
Book #66, 1950-1951
4
44
Book #67, 1950-1951
4
45
Book #68, 1951
5
1
Book #69, 1951
5
2
Book #70, 1951
5
3
Book #71, 1951
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F3
5
4
Book #72, 1952
5
5
Book #73, 1952
5
6
Book #74, 1952
5
7
Book #75, 1953
5
8
Book #76, 1954
5
9
Book #77, 1954
5
10
Book #78, 1954
5
11
Book #79, 1954
5
12
Book #80, 1955
5
13
Book #81, 1955
5
14
Book #82, 1955
5
15
Book #83, 1955-1956
5
16
Book #84, 1956
5
17
Book #85, 1956
5
18
Book #86, 1956
5
19
Book #87, 1956, 1958
5
20
Book #88, 1957
5
21
Book #89, 1957
5
22
Book #90, 1958
5
23
Book #91, 1958
5
24
Book #92, 1958
5
25
Book #93, 1958
5
26
Book #94, 1958
5
27
Book #95, 1958-1959
5
28
Book #96, 1960
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F4
5
29
Book #97, 1960
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F5
5
30
Book #98, 1960-1961
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F6
5
31
Book #99, 1960-1961
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F7
5
32
Book #100, 1961
Oversized material housed in Box 10, F8
5
33
Book #101, 1961
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F1
5
34
Book #102, 1961
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F2
5
35
Book #103, 1962
5
36
Book #104, 1962
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F3
5
37
Book #105, 1962
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F4
5
38
Book #106, 1963
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F5
5
39
Book #107, 1963
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F6
5
40
Book #108, 1963
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F7
5
41
Book #109, 1963
Oversized material housed in Box 11, F8
5
42
Book #110, 1964
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F1
5
43
Book #111, 1964
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F2
5
44
Book #112, 1964-1965
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F3
5
45
Book #113, 1965
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F4
5
46
Book #114, 1966
5
47
Book #115, 1966
5
48
Book #116, 1966
5
49
Book #117, 1966
6
1
Book #118, 1966
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F5
6
2
Book #119, 1966
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F6
6
3
Book #120, 1967
6
4
Book #121, 1967
6
5
Book #122, 1967
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F7
6
6
Book #123, 1967
Oversized material housed in Box 12, F8
6
7
Book #124, 1967-1968
6
8
Book #125, 1967-1968
Oversized material housed in Box 13, F1
6
9
Book #126, 1968
6
10
Book #127, 1968
6
11
Book #128, 1968
Oversized material housed in Box 13, F2
6
12
Book #129, 1968-1969
Oversized material housed in Box 13, F3
6
13
Book #130, 1969
6
14
Book #131, 1969-1970
6
15
Book #132, 1969-1970
6
16
Oversized Sketchbooks, #36-37, #47-51, #53, circa 1920s-1970s
Oversized material scanned with Box 4, F14-15, F25-29, F31
9
1-8
Oversized Sketchbooks, #57-58, #71, #96-100, 1936-1961
Oversized material scanned with Box 4, F35-36 and Box 5, F4, F29-33
10
1-8
Oversized Sketchbooks, #101-102, #104-109, 1961-1963
Oversized material scanned with Box 5, F34-35, F37-42
11
1-8
Oversized Sketchbooks, #110-113, #118-119, #122-123, 1964-1967
Oversized material scanned with Box Box 5, F43-46 and Box 6, F2-3, F6-7
12
1-8
Oversized Sketchbooks, #125, #128-129, 1967-1969
Oversized material scanned with Box 6, F9, F12-13
13
1-3

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