Roi Partridge papers, 1912-1966.


Partridge, Roi, 1888-1984. Roi Partridge papers, 1912-1966.

Roi Partridge papers, 1912-1966.

Contents of notebooks and scrapbooks containing clippings, photographs, correspondence and exhibition notices. Also includes audiocassettes and a reel-to-reel audio tape.

2 cartons, 1 oversize folder, 1 audiocassette box (3 linear feet)

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