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Nelson and Henry C. White research material, circa 1851-1961

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Series 2: Nelson C. White Writings and Notes , circa 1929-circa 1951
0.5 Linear feet
Box 1, OV 6

Series is arranged as 3 subseries.
  • 2.1: Abbott H. Thayer: Painter and Naturalist, circa 1940s-circa 1951
  • 2.2: The Life and Art of J. Frank Currier, circa 1936
  • 2.3: Other Writings, circa 1929-circa 1950s
2.1: Abbott H. Thayer: Painter and Naturalist, circa 1940s-circa 1951
Writings and notes for White's biography of Abbott Handerson Thayer, include at least 2 drafts of the manuscript, notes, and miscellaneous revisions, a copy of the fronts piece for the publication, and notes compiled by Henry C. White to assist Nelson White during the writing of the biography. Henry White's notes are organized by chapter and provide information about letters used by Nelson White during the writing of his book.
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Bibliography and Lists of Illustrations, circa 1940s
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15
Drafts, Preface, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapter 1, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapters 2-3, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapter 4, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapter 5, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapter 6, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapter 7, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapter 8, circa 1940s
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Drafts, Chapter 9, circa 1940s
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Draft, Typed with Revisions, Chapters 1-5, circa 1940s
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Draft, Typed with Revisions, Chapters 7-9, circa 1940s
OV material housed in OV 6
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Draft, Typed with Revisions, Chapters 10-End, circa 1940s
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Draft, Typed with Revisions, #2, circa 1940s
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Draft, Typed with Revisions, #2, circa 1940s
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Frontspiece for Publication, circa 1951
OV material housed in OV 6
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Notes and Miscellaneous Revisions, circa 1940s
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Notes on Letters, Compiled by Henry C. White, 1941
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Notes on Letters, Compiled by Henry C. White, 1941
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Notes on Letters, Compiled by Henry C. White, 1941
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OV Draft, Typed with Revisions, Chapters 1-5 from Box 1, Folder 26
OV 6
OV Frontspiece used for Publication from Box 1, Folder 30
OV 6
2.2: The Life and Art of J. Frank Currier, circa 1936
Series consists of White's drafts and notes for The Life and Art of J. Frank Currier, and includes a draft annotated by Elizabeth Currier.
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Drafts and Discarded Sections, circa 1936
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Drafts, Chapters 1, 3, 4, circa 1936
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Drafts, Chapters 6, 7, circa 1936
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Elizabeth Currier's Draft, circa 1936
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Introduction to Published Manuscript, circa 1936
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Notes, circa 1936
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2.3: Other Writings, circa 1929-circa 1950s
Other writings are by White and include drafts of the articles "Cremona," "On Lora Standish Brown Beaton," and "The Art of Thomas W. Dewing," as well as miscellaneous notes.
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"Cremona", circa 1950s
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Notes, Miscellaneous, circa 1930s
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"On Lora Standish Brown Beaton", circa 1930s
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"The Art of Thomas W. Dewing", circa 1929
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44

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