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Guide to Nancy Woolley / Montanna Houston Correspondence
1975-2015 (bulk 1975-1985)

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Collection processed by Rhyannon J. Rodriguez and Sophie Glidden-Lyon, 2015.

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on May 19, 2017
Description is in English

Descriptive Summary

Source: Turner, Tommy, 1959-
Source: Wojnarowicz, David
Source: Kern, Richard
Creator: Houston, Montanna
Title: Nancy Woolley/Montanna Houston Correspondence
Dates [inclusive]: 1975 - 2015
Dates [bulk]: bulk
Abstract: This collection includes 43 letters written by Montanna Houston between 1975-1985, sent to his friend Nancy Woolley in Dallas, Texas. In addition to letters, Houston sent a variety of artwork including over 50 drawings, as well as collages, poetry, and zines. From 1979 on he wrote from New York City, where he was involved with the East Village, downtown art scene. Some of the artwork includes collaboration with Richard Kern, Tommy Turner and David Wojnarowicz.
Quantity: 3.84 Linear Feet (1 Document Case, 1 Oversize Box, 1 Oversize Artwork)
Call Phrase: MSS.436