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Willard Warren Cummings papers, 1911-1997, bulk 1930-1975

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Series 7: Photographic Materials , circa 1930-circa 1970
2 Linear feet
Boxes 16-18, OV 34

The series contains photographs, negatives, and slides, including two glass slides, of Cummings, his family, friends and colleagues, landscapes, images of the grounds and people at the Skowhegan School, works of art by Cummings and others, and his surroundings while serving in the military during World War II.
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Cummings, circa 1930-circa 1970
Includes photographs of Cummings in the military, portraits, at events, in the studio, and with his artwork.
16
23-25
Cummings, circa 1930
Contains two photographs by Paul Cordas.
34
Family, circa 1930-circa 1970
Includes photographs of Cummings's wife Mildred, children Daphne and William, brother H. King, and parents Willard H. and Helen Cummings.
16
26
Others, circa 1950-circa 1970
Includes photographs and negatives of friends, colleagues, and subjects of Cummings's portraits.
17
1-5
Landscapes, circa 1960s
17
6
Skowhegan School of Painting and Sculpture, Grounds and People, 1952-circa 1970
Includes digital prints of photographs of the Solon House originally taken in the 1950s and two postcards picturing the school.
17
7-8
Works of Art by Cummings, circa 1950-circa 1960s
Includes photographs of portraits, a few photographs of Cummings painting, and a photograph of cellist Pablo Casals.
17
9-15
Works of Art, Drawings of Building Interiors, circa 1965
17
16
Works of Art, General, circa 1950s
Includes photographs of a mural and portraits that may be by Cummings.
17
17
Works of Art by Others, circa 1950-circa 1960s
Includes works by Ethel Edwards, Ben Shahn, Rico Lebrun, and others. Two glass slides are also included.
17
18-21
Works of Art, Student Work, circa 1934
18
8
World War II Military Service, circa 1943
The photographs depict soldiers, barracks, and landscapes during World War II.
17
22-26

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