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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 V: Correspondence

Arrangement

This series is arranged chronologically, with undated material at the back.

Scope and Content

This series contains correspondence both sent and received by Christopher Knowles. It includes many cards and post cards, as well as professional correspondence concerning the exhibition and sale of his artwork, arranging performances and travel. There is correspondence between him and his parents, Jasper Johns, Jay Moses, Robert Wilson, Cindy Lubar and the Holly Solomon Gallery.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 5 Folder : 10 Lettres francaises
1971
Box: 5 Folder : 11 Correspondence recieved by Knowles [1 of 2]
1972-1997
Box: 5 Folder : 12 Correspondence received by Knowles [2 of 2]
1972-1997
Box: 5 Folder : 13 Byrd Hoffman and Edward Knowles correspondence [1 of 2]
1973-1982
Box: 5 Folder : 15 Letters from Knowles to his parents
1973-1985
Box: 5 Folder : 16 George Ashley correspondence to Barbara and Ed Knowles
1974
Box: 5 Folder : 17 Correspondence regarding Knowles' typings and artwork
1976-1982
Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 5 Folder : 14 Byrd Hoffman correspondence with Edward Knowles [2 of 2]
1973-1982
Box: 5 Folder : 18 Holly Solomon Gallery correspondence
1978-1984
Box: 5 Folder : 19 Edward Knowles Correspondence
1978-1979
Box: 5 Folder : 20 Correspondence regarding Knowles' book "Typing" [1 of 2]
c. 1979
Box: 5 Folder : 21 Correspondence regarding Knowles' book "Typing" [2 of 2]
c. 1979
Box: 5 Folder : 22 Correspondence regarding funding and exhibition of Knowles' work
1980-1984
Box: 5 Folder : 23 Correspondence regarding "Artifacts at the End of a Decade"
1980-1981
Box: 5 Folder : 24 Edward Knowles correspondence regarding Christopher Knowles
1980-1992
Box: 5 Folder : 25 Jasper Johns correspondence
1981
Box: 5 Folder : 26 Correspondence and typings from Knowles
1981
Box: 5 Folder : 27 Correspondence received by Knowles [1 of 2]
1982-1997
Box: 5 Folder : 28 Correspondence recieved by Knowles [2 of 2]
1982-1997
Box: 5 Folder : 29 Museum Boymans-van Beuningen correspondence
1983-1984
Box: 5 Folder : 30 Knowles letter to Jay Moses
1984
Box: 5 Folder : 31 Correspondence with Galleries Bebert
1985
Box: 5 Folder : 32 Correspondence received by Knowles
1985-1997
Box: 6 Folder : 1 Robert Wilson Correspondence
1986-1997
Box: 6 Folder : 2 Carolyn Heft correspondence
1993
Box: 6 Folder : 3 Hugh Lafave correspondence
1994
Box: 6 Folder : 4 Madame M.C. Dane correspondence
1994-1995
Box: 6 Folder : 5 Anna Tucker Correspondence
1994
Box: 6 Folder : 6 Jan Linders
1996
Box: 6 Folder : 7 Film Manufacturers Inc.
2001
Box: 6 Folder : 8 Invitation to Holly Solomon memorial
2002

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