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Norman A. Geske correspondence with Easton Pribble, 1955

Norman A. Geske correspondence with Easton Pribble, 1955

Geske, Norman A., 1915-

Museum director

Collection Information

Size: 3 items

Summary: Pribble initially requests a recommendation from Geske for a Huntington Hartford Foundation fellowship, to which Geske responds favorably, though requiring additional information. In the final letter Pribble relates that he has rethought the entire matter because of the antipathy recently expressed by Huntington Hartford towards modern artists.

Biographical/Historical Note

Norman Albert Geske (1915- ) was a museum director and educator. Easton Pribble is a painter, and art instructor.

Provenance

Donated 1963 by Norman Albert Geske.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 3482-3483 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

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How to Cite This Collection

Norman A. Geske correspondence with Easton Pribble, 1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.