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Jack Waters Papers
 MSS 111

Fales Library and Special Collections
Elmer Holmes Bobst Library
70 Washington Square South
New York, NY 10012
Phone: (212) 998-2596

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Creator: Jack Waters
Title:: Jack Waters Papers
Dates: (1979-2005)
Abstract: The Jack Waters Papers contains information pertaining to downtown performance artist, filmmaker, writer, media activist and choreographer Jack Waters. The collection contains film elements from the 2001 preservation of three of his films under the supervision of Waters, the Fales Library, Jon Gartenberg, BB Optics, and the Estate Project for Artists With AIDS. In addition, the Jack Waters Papers contain a number of paper files pertaining to his various projects, such as writings, articles, and work with film festivals. Waters remains active on all the aforementioned fronts and continues to live and work in the Lower East Side.
Quantity: 8 linear ft. (1 box of paper files, 1 box of audiorecordings)
Technical: [material specific details such as mathematical data, scale for maps, physical presentation data for music records]
Accession number: MSS 111