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Tamara Webster papers relating to Frederick Hammersley, 1961-1996

Contents and Arrangement

The collection is arranged as 3 series.

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Series 1: Letters , 1970-1996
3 Folders
Box 1

This series consists of Frederick Hammersley's letters and cards to Tamara Webster, whom he affectionately refers to as "Tommy." There letters regarding sales of artwork, a few postcards, and Christmas cards, some of which are handmade.
The series is arranged chronologically.
Description Container Select
Letters from Frederick Hammersley, 1970-1988
1
1
Letters from Frederick Hammersley, 1989-1995
1
2
Christmas Cards from Frederick Hammersley, 1974-1996
1
3

Series 2: Printed Material , 1961-1990
2 Folders
Box 1

Printed material includes exhibition catalogs and announcements for Frederick Hammersley's group and solo shows. There are also news clippings of articles and published cartoon strips that Hammersley mailed Webster.
The materials in this series are grouped together by document type.
Description Container Select
Exhibition Catalogs and Announcements, 1961-1987
1
4
Clippings and Cartoons, 1984-1990
1
5

Series 3: Photographs , circa 1917, 1972-1995
8 Folders
Box 1

Photographs are of Frederick Hammersley and his Albuquerque studio, his artwork, his exhibitions, and his cats, among other subjects. There are also several photographs of Hammersley's sister Susie Stone and 2 photographs by his father Harold Hammersley.
This series is arranged alphabetically by subject.
Description Container Select
Artwork by Frederick Hammersley, 1972-1995
1
6
Cats, 1976-1988
1
7
Frederick Hammersley in Albuquerque Studio, 1978-1995
1
8
Exhibitions, 1975-1995
1
9
Getty Museum, 1984
Paintings and sculptures from Getty Museum art tour.
1
10
Photographs by Harold Hammersley, circa 1917
1 photograph of family, 1 photograph of skiing event
1
11
Susie Hammersley Stone, 1984-1995
1
12
Trip to Turkey, 1989
1
13

Make a Request

  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.