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

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
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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 IV: Photographs

Scope and Contents note

Series IV. Photographs includes images of Benney taken primarily during his travels in Saipan, Cuba, Puerto Rico and the Virgin Islands. Many of these photographs were taken while he was working as a war artist-correspondent in the Pacific during World War II and show Benney, in uniform, drawing soldiers in hospitals and in the field. Another series of portraits show Benney in Cuba while on assignment for The American Sugar Refining Company, posed with sugarcane cutters.

Container 1 Container 2   Title Date
Box: 2 Folder : 27 Military
1944, undated
Box: 2 Folder : 28 Cuba
undated
Box: 2 Folder : 29 Miscellaneous
1945, undated

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