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Polly Thayer (Starr) papers, 1846-2008, bulk 1921-2008

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5.3: Notebooks , 1922-1997

Notebooks includes annotated appointment calendars, art class notes, and errand books which inventory possessions and list repairs at several of Thayer's properties. The titles in quotation marks are taken directly from the cover of the notebooks and the rest are general headings based on the subject of the notes. The notebooks often have loose papers or clippings tucked between the pages.
The notebooks are arranged chronologically.
Description Container Select
Disbound Annotated Appointment Calendars, 1922-1924
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Disbound Annotated Appointment Calendars, 1925-1927
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7
Disbound Notebook of Art Lecture Notes from New York Trips, 1930-1933
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8
Lecture Notes from Class on Nature and Art, circa 1930-circa 1950
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9
Disbound Binder "Painting Notes: Painter's Workshop Lecture", 1938-1940
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10
Notes on Religion, circa 1940
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11
"The Technique of Modern Art", circa 1940
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12
Carl Nelson's Class at Boston WMCA, circa 1948-1960
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13
"Hingham Household" Contents and Repairs, 1965-1981
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14
"West Chop: Dinner Lists" and Repairs, 1965-1981
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15
Disbound "Daily 1968 Log", 1968-1988
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16
Dismantled Notebook on Errands, Repairs, Guest Lists, 1974-1994
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17
"Health, Eyes, Paintings, Etc.", 1993-1994
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18
198 Beacon Street Maintenance and Repairs, 1995-1996
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19
198 Beacon Street Maintenance and Repairs, 1995-1997
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20
"The Schooner Pilgrim Logbook for 1996", 1996
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21
"Old Letters: May Sarton, Howes, Etc.", circa 1996
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22
"Brookhaven: Chores, Telephone Calls", 1996-1997
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23
Moving Out of 198 Beacon Street, 1997
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24
"Atlanta Exhibition - 198 Beacon Street - Wendy", 1997
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25

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