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Guide to the Robert L. Benney Research Collection
1933-1978, undated
(Bulk 1942-1944)
  PR 250

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Collection processed by Kelly McAnnaney

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on November 01, 2011
Description is in English.

Container List

Series II: Personal Papers

Scope and Contents note

Series II. Personal Papers contains biographical information, lists and inventories of artwork, handwritten notes, and ephemera. Of note are two diaries: Benney's datebook from 1944, mainly recording addresses, lists and travel expenses and a diary of military doctor Col. Elliot Colby, dated May 28 through November 5, [1944], recording events in Saipan. Other material includes Benney's vaccination record, his blood donor card, invitations and an Overseas Edition for Armed Forces of The New Yorker, from July 22, 1944.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 1 Folder : 10 Miscellaneous
1943-1954, undated
Box: 1 Folder : 11 Artwork - Locations, Inventories, Notes
1947, undated
Box: 1 Folder : 12 Biographical Information
1953-1977, undated
Box: 1 Folder : 13 Elliot Colby Diary
[1944]
Box: 1 Folder : 14 Ephemera
1942-1944, undated
Box: 1 Folder : 15 Interview with Benney - Transcription
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 16 Notes
undated
Box: 1 Folder : 17 Teaching Material
1971-1972

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