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Richard Dempsey papers, 1929-1989, bulk 1960s-1980s

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1938-1985
0.2 Linear feet
Box 1

This series includes correspondence between Dempsey and friends, other artists, galleries, museums curators, art program directors, etc. primarily concerning exhibitions of Dempsey's work. Notable correspondents include Jack Perlmutter, Ethel Waters, a nd Jacob Lawrence. Personal and professional correspondence are intermingled throughout. Researchers should note that additional correspondence can be found throughout the collection, particularly in the biographical material and in some of the project and exhibition files.
This series is arranged chronologically, with undated items appearing at the end.
Description Container Select
Correspondence, 1938-1959, 1963-1985, undated
1
13-20

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