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Nina Howell Starr papers, 1938-1996

Nina Howell Starr papers, 1938-1996

Starr, Nina Howell, 1903-2000

Photographer, Dealer

Collection Information

Size: 23.8 linear feet

Summary: Papers of author, painter, and dealer Nina Howell Starr include biographical material, correspondence, subject files on artists and photography, printed materials, and photographs. Roughly four linear feet relate to African American folk artist, Minnie Evans, whom Starr represented as a dealer, and include correspondence, photographs, financial records, sound recordings, an oral history transcript, and other files. Other correspondents include Stanton Macdonald-Wright, Paul Strand, and Alvin Langdon Coburn.

Biographical/Historical Note

Nina Howell Starr (1903-2000) was an art dealer in New York, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated 1996 by Nina Howell Starr.

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