Robert Brackman papers, 1931-1978.

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Brackman, Robert, 1898-. Robert Brackman papers, 1931-1978.

Robert Brackman papers, 1931-1978.

Correspondence, photographs, writings, scrapbooks, sketchbooks, awards and printed material. Correspondence with buyers, museum curators, and students, and with Irving Berlin, George A. Dondero, Robert Philipp, and Malcolm Vaughan; drafts of articles; scrapbooks; photographs of Brackman's paintings; clippings; and other publications. Biographical data, with typescript of Kristin Smith's 1968 unpublished essay on Brackman; correspondence, including letters from Irving Berlin, Huntington Hartford, Harold L. Ickes, Robert Philipp, John D. Rockefeller, David O. Selznick, and others; printed material, including newspaper clippings, magazine articles, reproductions, exhibition catalogs, and announcements; awards; 2 scrapbooks, 1930-1952; and 8 undated sketchbooks. Photographs, including personal photographs of Brackman, his friends, his students; of Herbert Turner, his home, his school, and studio; and photographs of Brackman's works of art. Writings by Brackman for his lectures; typescripts and a copy of BRACKMAN: HIS ART AND TEACHING by Kenneth Bates; and printed material including newspaper clippings, by-laws for the "Royal Society for the Encouragement of Arts Manufacturers and Commerce," London, and the "Royal Society of Arts," London, and a 1957 edition of the journal, THE ARTIST.

2.0 linear ft. (on 4 microfilm reels)

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Dondero, George A. (George Anthony), 1883-1968

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Vaughan, Malcolm, 1896-1962.

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Rockefeller, John D. (John Davison), 1839-1937

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Bates, Kenneth F. (Kenneth Francis), 1904-

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