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Series 1 | A Finding Aid to the Paul Bransom papers, 1862-1985, bulk 1904-1979 | Digitized Collection

Paul Bransom papers, 1862-1985, bulk 1904-1979

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Series 1: Biographical Materials, circa 1862-1866, 1904, 1942-1979
6 folders
Box 1, OV 12

Biographical materials include notes, essays, and pamphlets and other ephemera related to Bransom's life and career. Also found are a passport, various awards, certificates of merit, and maps showing Bransom's property. A menu from the Café des Beaux Arts from New Year's Eve, 1904, is autographed by Bransom's artist friends, including J.D. Allen, Rudolph Dirks, F. Opper, James Swinnerton, Gus Mager, H.A. McGill, and T.S. Sullivant, among others. A file on Bransom's grandfather contains financial notes and receipts, an undated letter, and a newspaper item related to his death.
Additional biographical notes and essays about other artists Bransom knew can be found in Notes and Writings.

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