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Robert Wiegand papers and video art, 1953-1994

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1953-1994
1.5 Linear feet

Series contains records related to Robert Wiegand's life and career. These include various resumes written for teaching, video production and the arts world. School records include report cards, a diploma from SUNY's College of Buffalo, received in 1957, and Wiegand's school yearbooks from 1952-57. Handwritten and typed bibliographic lists of sources that mention Wiegand are also found. Of note are guest registries from early Phoenix Gallery one-man shows and Wiegand's Soho live/work artist permit from 1976. Fifteen VHS videocassettes and two 8mm videocassettes document personal events such as Wiegand and Lynn Braswell's 1991 wedding and Wiegand's funeral and memorial service in 1994. Also among these recordings are interviews with Wiegand about his work and various home movies.
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Resumes, 1979 - 1987
Folder 2 contains a 5.25 floppy disc in addition to what is assumed to be a paper copy of the contents of the disc.
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1-2
Report Cards and Diploma, 1947 - 1964
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3-4
School Yearbooks, 1952 - 1957
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5-10
Personal History Documents, 1963 - 1987
Contains a draft card, a horoscope, a family coat of arms document and a video rental form.
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11
Soho Artist Studio Permit, 1976 - 1979
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12
Art Show Guest Registries, 1959 - 1966
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13
Bibliography Lists, 1959 - 1978
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14
Video Interviews, 1987 - 1988
3 videocassettes (vhs)
labeled "Bob on his own work", "Bob Wiegand 3/1988", and "Bob Wiegand June 1987"
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15
Wedding Videos, Photographs and Other Material, 1991 June
Includes 5 videocassettes (VHS), photographs, slides, program, and napkins from Robert and Ingrid Wiegand's wedding. Three videocassettes are numbered 1-3, one is labeled "Wedding Line", and one is labeled "Wedding Master".
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16-18
Home Movies, Videos, 1979 - 1990
5 videocassettes (vhs)
labeled "Indira's Christening" (1974), "Shelly's Birthday", "Stanley's Birthday", "Lynn's Birthday", and "Bob's Birthday" (1990)
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1-2
Obituaries, 1994 - 1994
Oversized material housed in Box 11, Folder 1.
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3
Funeral and Memorial Service Videos and Other Materials, 1994 June 3
Contains photographs, programs, notes, and 4 videocassettes (2 VHS and 2 8mm) of Robert Wiegand's funeral and memorial service held on June 3, 1994.
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4-6
Oversized material from Obituaries, 1994
Oversized material from Box 2, Folder 3.
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