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Kay Sage papers, 1925 - circa 1985, bulk 1950-1965

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Series 1: Biographical Material and Business Records , 1925-1963, circa 1985
(Box 1; 9 folders)

This series includes Sage's visa, birth certificate, passports, resume, an award, and an essay about Sage written by longtime friend and attorney John S. Monagan. Also found is material concerning Sage's death, including her suicide note, letters she wrote expressing her funeral requests, lists of people to notify, obituaries, and correspondence between John S. Monagan and others, including Pierre Matisse, the Executor of her will. This series also contains scattered business and financial documents concerning income tax and various lists written by Sage for expenses, invitations, cards, paintings, and price lists for her artwork.
Description Container Select
Biographical Documents and Award, 1925-1959
1 (hol)
1
Material Regarding Kay Sage's Death, 1960-1963
1 (hol)
3
John S. Monagan Essay on Kay Sage, circa 1985
1 (hol)
4
Passports, 1928, 1938, 1952
1 (hol)
2
Notes & Lists by Kay Sage, 1956-1962
1 (hol)
5
Notebook of Expenses and Christmas Card Lists, 1949-1962
1 (hol)
6
Lists of Paintings, 1954-1960
1 (hol)
7
Financial Material, 1940,1959-1961
1 (hol)
8
Cat Fancier's Association Registration Form, 1956
1 (hol)
9

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