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LeRoy Neiman papers, 1938-2005

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1.1: General Biographical Material , 1938-2004, undated

This subseries contains information and paraphernalia regarding the artist's family, childhood, military, education and memberships, as well as artist biographies, awards, certificates, and identification. All correspondence from family members is included in this series. Files are arranged alphabetically by topic and then chronologically.
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Artist Biographies
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Awards
American Academy of Achievement Golden Plate Award, 1977
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B'nai B'rith Bill Corum Awards "Sportsman of the Year" Award, 1981
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Boxing Writers Association Marvin Kohn "Good Guy Award,", 1996
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Lonsdale International Sporting Club Honoree, 1996
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American Sportscasters Association Humanitarian Award, 1998
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Ellis Island Medal of Honor, 2004
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Inductions, undated
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Citations and Miscellaneous Prizes, undated
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Honorary Degrees and Academic Honors
Art Institute of Boston, Honorary Diploma, 1975
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Franklin Pierce College, Honorary Doctorate, 1976
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St. John's University, Honorary Doctorate, 1980
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St. John's University, Gold Medal of Honor, 1985
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Iona College, Honorary Doctorate, 1985
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Hofstra University, Honorary Doctorate, 1997
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St. Francis University, Honorary Doctorate, 1998
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St. Bonaventure University, Honorary Doctorate, 1999
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Collectors
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Education and Teaching
Art Institute of Chicago, 1950s
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Art Institute of Chicago, after 1959
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Miscellaneous, undated
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Family
Lydia Hoelscher, Earl Neiman, and Ollie Serline, undated
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Janet Byrne Neiman, undated
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Lynn Quayle, Assistant, 1982
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Military Service, WWII
Miscellaneous Materials, undated
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Issues of Company 3703's Monthly Magazine, Baptism Blade, 1938-1939
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The New York Friars Club, 1977-1986
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The New York Friars Club, 1987-1989
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The New York Friars Club, 1990s-2000s
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Residence - Hotel des Artistes, 1 West 67th Street, New York, NY, undated
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Who's Who
Marquis correspondence, 1970s-1980s
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Marquis correspondence, 1990s-2000s
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Miscellaneous VIP Biographical Directories, undated
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Writings and Notes
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Oversized materials relating to biographical subjects
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