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A Finding Aid to the Kenneth and Miriam Stubbs papers regarding E. Ambrose Webster, 1911-2007

Kenneth and Miriam Stubbs papers regarding E. Ambrose Webster, 1911-2007

Stubbs, Kenneth, 1907-1967

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.9 linear feet

Summary: The Kenneth and Miriam Stubbs papers regarding E. Ambrose Webster measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1911-2007. A student at Webster's summer school in Provincetown, Kenneth Stubbs maintained a friendship with Webster and collected some of his original papers, including many handwritten copies of Webster's lectures, notes, an address book, photographs, letters, lists, and reproductions of artwork. Research files maintained by Kenneth, and later by his wife Miriam, include correspondence, exhibition catalogs for exhibitions of Webster's work, notes, photographs of artwork, and a sound recording of a radio interview of Miriam Stubbs and Tony Vevers discussing Webster.

Biographical/Historical Note

Kenneth Stubbs (1907-1967) was an American artist in Washington, D.C. Stubbs was a student of E. Ambrose Webster at the Webster Art School, Provincetown, Massachusetts.

Provenance

Donated 2015 by Keith Stubbs, Kenneth and Miriam Stubbs' son.

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