Rebecca Salsbury James papers, 1924-1967 (bulk 1930-1939).

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James, Rebecca Salsbury, 1891-1968. Rebecca Salsbury James papers, 1924-1967 (bulk 1930-1939).

Rebecca Salsbury James papers, 1924-1967 (bulk 1930-1939).

The papers contain correspondence and family papers documenting aspects of the career and friendships of Rebecca Salsbury James, especially her involvement with the Stieglitz circle. Correspondents include Marsden Hartley, Georgia O'Keeffe, Isabel Lachaise, and Frieda Lawrence.

2.80 linear feet (7 boxes)

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