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Sidney Simon papers, 1917-2002, bulk 1940-1997

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Series 3: Writings and Notes , circa 1960-1997, 1943
0.4 Linear feet
Box 2

This series includes drafts of Simon's writings on art-related topics, biographical accounts on Philip Guston and others, and a memorial tribute to Simon's long time friend, E.J. Kahn. Found are scattered lists of costs and sales of artwork. A notebook includes Simon's notes on his early career, the difference between painting and sculpture, and the challenges of working on architectural projects; presumably the notes were prepared for a lecture. Three lectures by Sidney Simon held at the Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture are Included as digital audio recordings.
The series is arranged by format.
Description Container Select
Diary, 1943
2
14
Diary, 1982-circa 1986
2
15
Notebooks, circa 1980, undated
2
16
Lectures and Notes, 1993-1995
2
17
Various Writings and Notes, circa 1960
2
18-19
Sidney Simon's Lecture at Skowhegan (1975), Digital Audio Recording, 2019
0.704 Gigabytes
13 computer files
Partial recording only.
ER01
Sidney Simon's Lecture at Skowhegan (1982), Digital Audio Recording, 2019
0.799 Gigabytes
13 computer files
ER02
Sidney Simon's Lecture at Skowhegan (1983), Digital Audio Recording, 2019
0.704 Gigabytes
14 computer files
ER03

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