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A life in letters : typescript, [ca. 1980-1991]

Gilliland, Marion Spjut, 1918-



Collection Information

Size: 519 Pages

Summary: Typed preliminary manuscript, "A Life in Letters," which led to Gilliland's published book on Wells Sawyer and his daughter Helen Sawyer (Farnsworth) titled, Dearest Daught and Popsy Wells : Two Artists Named Sawyer.

Biographical/Historical Note

Gilliland is a writer; Gainsville, Florida.


Donated 1996 by Marion S. Gilliland. The published book, Dearest Daught and Popsy Wells received with the typescript was transferred to NMAA library.

Language Note

Undetermined .

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How to Cite This Collection

A life in letters : typescript, [ca. 1980-1991]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.