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S. Lane Faison papers, 1922-1981, bulk 1950-1976

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Series 6: Printed Materials , circa 1935-1980
0.5 Linear Feet
Box 6, 7

Printed materials consist of exhibition catalogs, bulletins, reports, news clippings, press releases, magazines and other miscellaneous printed matter.
There is a copy of the Report on the Committee on the Visual Arts at Harvard University which examined the role of the arts in the curriculum. The report was by the Harvard Committee, whose chair was philanthropist and later Smithsonian regent John Nicholas Brown and the executive secretary was Faison. During World War II, President Roosevelt appointed Brown to General Eisenhower's staff as Special Cultural Advisor and the civilian head of the Monuments, Fine Arts & Archives Section. Brown also argued against the removal of German-owned artworks to the United States in 1945.
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Exhibition Catalogs, 1937, 1955-1972
6
1
Exhibition Catalogs, Williams College, 1954-1976
6
2
Museum Bulletins, 1966-1974, 1940
6
3
Williams College Bulletins, 1961
6
4
Museum of Modern Art Annual Report, 1939-1940
6
5
Report of the Committee on the Visual Arts at Harvard University, 1956
6
6
News Clippings: World War II, 1946
Oversized material housed in Box 7, Folder 22.
6
7
News Clippings written by Faison, 1955-1959
6
8
News Clippings, 1956-1982
Oversized material housed in Box 7, Folder 23.
6
9
Press Releases, 1959-1974
6
10
Williams College Alumni Review Magazine, 1976
6
11
Miscellaneous, circa 1937-1971
6
12
Undated Miscellaneous, circa 1935-1980
6
13
Oversized News Clippings from Box 6, Folder 7, 1946
7
22
Oversized News Clippings from Box 6, Folder 9, 1982
7
23

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