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Romaine Brooks papers, 1910-1973

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Series 3: Correspondence , 1924-1969, bulk 1950-1969
0.9 Linear feet
Boxes 1-3

Correspondence is scattered and the bulk of it dates from 1950-1969. Notable correspondents include Harold Acten, Laura Barney, Yvon Bizardel, Adelyn Breeskin, Jean-Pierre Castelnau, Louis Gauthier-Villars, Janine Lahovary, Edouard MacAvoy, Nicky Mariano, Donald McClelland, Charles de Noailles, David Scott, Alan Searle, and Uberto Strozzi. Letters from Breeskin, Scott, and McClelland concern Brooks's relationship with the National Collection of Fine Arts. Also found is a small amount of Natalie Barney's personal correspondence dating from 1924-1968.
This series is arranged alphabetically by correspondent. Illegible letters and Natalie Barney's correspondence are arranged chronologically.
This series has been scanned in its entirety.
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Acton, Harold, 1960-1962
1
4
Acton, Hortense, 1960-circa 1962
1
5
Barney, Laura (Dreyfus), 1955-1966
1
6
Berthe, Mme., 1965-1968
1
7
Bizardel, Yvon, 1963-1965
1
8
Bizardel, Yvon, 1966
1
9
Bizardel, Yvon, 1967-1969
1
10
Bizardel, Yvon, circa 1960s
1
11
Breeskin, Adelyn D., 1968
1
12
Canart (?), Louise, 1956
1
13
Cassou (?), Jean, 1968
1
14
Castelnau, Jean-Pierre, 1967
1
15
Cholon, Jean, 1965
1
16
DesGruezes, Michel, 1966-1967
1
17
Ellas (?), 1957
1
18
Gailly de Tourines, Jean, 1966-1969
1
19
Gallup, Donald, 1965
1
20
Gaubier-Viginen, Louis, 1964-1968
1
21
Gugenot, Pierre, 1960
1
22
Hennessy, Aileen, circa 1950
1
23
Huisman, Ph., 1956-1958
1
24
Lahouary, Mme. Nicholas (Janine), 1956-1967
1
25
Lot, Guruaime, 1962
1
26
Luciano, Josephine, 1957-1958
1
27
MacAvoy, Edouard, 1957-1963
2
1
MacAvoy, Edouard, 1964-1966
2
2
MacAvoy, Edouard, 1967-1969
2
3
MacAvoy, Edouard, circa 1960s
2
4
Marino, Nicky, 1964-1968
2
5
McClelland, Donald R., 1964
2
6
de Noailles, Charles, 1957-1958
2
7
Olds, Alys, circa 1960
2
8
Rosenberg, Paul, 1954-1955
2
9
Scott, David W., 1966-1968
2
10
Searle, Alan, 1958
2
11
Strozzi, Uberto, 1951-1955
2
12
Strozzi, Uberto, 1956-1959
2
13
Strozzi, Uberto, 1960-1965
2
14
Strozzi, Uberto, 1966-1967
2
15
Strozzi, Uberto, circa 1950s-1960s
2
16
Strozzi, Uberto, 1951-1967
Envelopes
2
17
Taurines, J., 1964-1968
2
18
Winwar, Frances, 1955-1956
2
19
Wunder, Richard P., 1967-1968
2
20
Miscellaneous, undated, 1940-1968
unsigned, illegible
3
1
Natalie Barney's Correspondence, 1955-1968, 1924-1925
3
2

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