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Senga Nengudi papers, 1947, circa 1962-2017

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Series 3: Correspondence , 1966-2017
1.7 Linear feet
Boxes 6-8

This series consists of both personal and professional correspondence with family, friends, galleries and institutions, and other artists. Of note are letters between Senga Nengudi (then Sue Irons) and her mother while Nengudi was studying in Japan. Other notable correspondents include Maren Hassinger, David Hammons, Jill Crane, and Cheryl Banks.
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A.I.R. Gallery, 1980
6
15
Eileen Anderson/Nelson, Alphonso and Maisha Nelson, 1971-1993, 2000-2006
6
16
Artists Space, 1993
6
17
Maya Aviña, 2000-2012
6
18
Cheryl Banks, 1974-1998
6
19-20
Helen Bell, 1995-1996
6
21
Liz Bougatses, 1997
6
22
Mary Ellen Burciago, 1991-1995
6
23
Ujazi Andrea Calomeé, 1994-2000
6
24
Regarding Judge Theresa Cisneros, 2000
6
25
City of Los Angeles, 1995, 2004
6
26
Colorado Council on the Arts, 1994
7
1
Committee for the Visual Arts, Inc., 1974
7
2
Corporation for Public Broadcasting, 1990
7
3
Jill Crane, 1981-2004
7
4-6
Ami and Danny Davis, 1984
7
7
Janice/Jan Day, 1983-1999
7
8
Stacy Dyson Recommendation Letter for Senga Nengudi, 1994
7
9
Linda Evans, 1974-1975
7
10
Karen Everhart, 1992
7
11
Family Correspondence, 1966-1995
7
12
Lin Fife, 2001, 2006
7
13
First Names, 1970-2006
7
14
First Names, 1970-1971, 1984-1993, 2001-2006
7
15
Ellioutt Fittz, 1985-1991, undated
Also includes a greeting card from Rosetta Harris, Ellioutt's mother.
7
16
Oji Fittz, 1971, undated
7
17
Tom Gates, 1988-1994
7
18
Henri Ghent, 1971-1978
7
19
Geraldine Gorum, 1970, 2000-2001
7
20
Alicia Griffin, 1976-1995, 2009
7
21
Leslie King Hammond, 1994
7
22
David Hammons, 1976, 1989, 2002
Includes inkjet photographs and photocopies.
7
23
Maren Hassinger, 1978-2008
7
24
Havana Biennial, 1993
7
25
Jane Hillberry, 1998, undated
7
26
Kaoru Hirabayashi, 1997
7
27
Elois Irons to Sue Irons/Senga Nengudi, 1966-1967, 1971
7
28
Elois Irons to Sue Irons/Senga Nengudi, 1966-1967, 1971, 1989
7
29
Samuel Irons, 1995, 2007
7
30
Sue Irons/Senga Nengudi, 1967-1973, 1990-2017
7
31
Sue Irons/Senga Nengudi, Job Inquiries, 1973, 1987, undated
7
32
Sue Irons/Senga Nengudi to Elois Irons, 1966-1967
7
33
Jackson Family, 1966-1971
7
34
Ulysses Jenkins, 1986, undated
7
35
Jackie Johnson, 2005
7
36
James O. Jones, 1966-1967
7
37
James O. Jones, 1972, 1992-1998
7
38
Rosemary Kennedy, 1974-1976, 1992-1996
7
39
Rosemary Kennedy, 1974-1979, 1993-1999, 2011
7
40
Rosemary Kennedy, 1976-2007
7
41
Nancy Kress, 1989-1998
8
1-2
Joan C. Kleihauer, 1978, 1993-1999
8
3
Joseph Lemvo, 1966-1971
8
4
Roscoe Lindsey, 1989-1994
8
5
Stephen and Courtney Maddox, 1994-2006
8
6
Barbara and David McCullough, 1979, 1993
8
7
Peter Norton and Family, 1994
8
8
Enid Odo, circa 1970s-1980s
8
9
Howardena Pindell, 1977, 1988-1994
8
10
Pittman Family, 1984
8
11
Jill Rasmussen, 1999, undated
8
12
Donita Rolle-Jackson, 1991-1992, 1999-2003
8
13
Kenneth S., 1976, undated
Possibly Kenneth Severin.
8
14
Kaylynn TwoTrees, 1993-1997
8
15
University Artwork Requests, 1990
8
16
University of Colorado System, 2000
8
17
University of Illinois at Chicago, 1997
8
18
University of Pennsylvania, Institute of Contemporary Art, 1993
8
19
US/Japan Creative Artists' Program, 2000-2001
8
20
Richard/Rick Walker, 1986
8
21
Washington International School, 1995
8
22
Michelle-Lee White, 1994, 2000
8
23
Berna Williams, 1991
Correspondence interspersed with Senga's Overeaters Anonymous notes.
8
24
Lily Young, 1986
8
25
Elvan Zabunyan, 1997-2000
8
26
Assorted Correspondence, A, 1976, 1988-1996
8
27
Assorted Correspondence, B, 1971-1993
8
28
Assorted Correspondence, C, 1979-1998, 2007
8
29
Assorted Correspondence, D, F, 1971, 1986-2005
8
30
Assorted Correspondence, G, 1966-1972, 1990-1996, 2007
8
31
Assorted Correspondence, H, 1966-1967, 1987, 1996-1997, 2010
8
32
Assorted Correspondence, I, 1970, 1978, 1994-1996
8
33
Assorted Correspondence, J, 1966-1975, 1995-2005
8
34
Assorted Correspondence, K-M, 1966, 1978-1995, 2006, 2017
8
35
Assorted Correspondence, N, 1969, 1981-2001
8
36
Assorted Correspondence, O-R, 1971-2001, 2017
8
37
Assorted Correspondence, S, 1966-2005
8
38
Assorted Correspondence, T-Z, 1966-2006, 2014
8
39
Unidentified Correspondence, 1964-1976, 1997-2006
8
40

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