Robert W. White papers 1889-2003, bulk circa 1920s-2003

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Robert W. White papers, 1889-2003, bulk circa 1920s-2003

Robert W. White papers 1889-2003, bulk circa 1920s-2003

The papers of New York sculptor and educator Robert White measure 8.4 linear feet and date from 1889-2003, with the bulk of the material dating from circa 1920s-2003. Extensive correspondence chronicles Robert White's relationships with family and friends and his professional activities spanning over a seventy year period. The collection also includes biographical material, project files, personal business records, notes and writings, artwork, printed material, artifacts, and photographs.

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