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Guide to the Martha Wilson Papers, 1950-2016 (bulk 1964-2006) MSS.175

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Collection processed by Lydia Brawner (2011); Finding aid completed by Rachel Greer (2012).

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on April 12, 2017
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

 Record revised by Rachel Searcy to reflect the incorporation of 2017 accretion  , April 2017

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Wilson, Martha, 1947-
Title: Martha Wilson Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1950-2016
Dates [bulk]: 1964-2006
Abstract: The Martha Wilson Papers consist of comprehensive documentation of the life and career of Martha Wilson, artist and Founding Director of Franklin Furnace, Inc. Materials include journals, correspondence, flyers and posters, articles, and clippings as well as juvenilia dating from grade school onward. The collection also contains materials related to Wilson's son Comly Cook-Wilson, and restricted materials dealing with Wilson’s finances and medical history.
Quantity: 80 linear feet in 79 boxes
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please contact fales.library@nyu.edu at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Call Phrase: MSS.175