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Guide to the Christopher Knowles Papers, 1973-2015 (bulk 1973-1990) MSS.414

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Collection processed by Sophie Glidden-Lyon.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on March 14, 2019
Description is in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Edited by Craig Savino to incorporate processed books  , January 2019

Container List

Series VIII: Photographs, 1978-2009

Scope and Content

This series includes professional photos of Knowles' artwork and exhibitions, as well as photographs of performances, Knowles' family and his travels for both professional and personal reasons. There are a small number of postcards included in the boxed photos.


This series is arranged by original order and in two subseries. Subseries A includes photographs in two binders as well as a box containing photographs arranged and labeled by Knowles, with the aid of a consulting archivist. Where possible, labels were put in place by Knowles, or transcribed.

Subseries A: Photographs

Container 1     Title Date
Binder: A Performances, exhibits
1978-1985, undated
Binder: B Christopher Knowles, Cindy Lubar, Byrd Hoffman Byrds, Artwork Photographs
1994, undated
Box: 7 Boxed photographs

Subseries B: Slides

Container 1     Title Date
Binder: C Artwork and Exhibits
1981-1993, undated
Binder: D Artwork
1976-1994, undated

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