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William J. and Jane Brown papers, circa 1940-2014

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Series 2: Correspondence , 1949-2014
1.8 Linear feet
Boxes 1-3, 9

Correspondence is with artists, former students, instructors, and local residents and typically relates to Penland activities. Personal correspondence includes colorfully, illustrated cards and letters from Paulus Berensohn, as well as, letters with Robert Ebendorf, Theodore Hallman, Lucy Morgan, Toshiko Takaezu, and sympathy cards to Jane after Bill's death.
Description Container Select
Chronological, undated
1
19
Chronological, 1949-1979
1
20-23
Chronological, 1980-1983
1
24-29
Chronological, 1984-1991
Includes letter from Penland to Bill regarding payment after his dismissal in folder 2.
2
1-3
Personal, 1954-2014
Oversized material housed in Box 9, Folder 3.
2
4-18
Professional, 1961-2012
Includes correspondence with Philis Alvic and various correspondents regarding the Bill Brown Glass Studio dedication.
2
19-22
Oversized Personal Correspondence from Box 2, 1968
9
3

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