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Guide to the Kitson Papers
(Bulk 1902-1909, 1920-1931)
  MS 354

New-York Historical Society
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Collection processed by Processed by Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit on October 26, 2011
Description is in English.

Scope and Content Note

The Kitson Papers consist of material relating to the work of sculptors Henry Hudson Kitson and his wife, Theo Alice Ruggles Kitson. However, most of the collection specifically documents the work of Henry Hudson Kitson. The collection includes letters, contracts, newspaper clippings, invoices, receipts, account statements, an account book, photographs, negatives, sketches, and blueprints.


The collection is comprised of the following series:

  1. Series 1: Correspondence
  2. Series 2: Financial Records
  3. Series 3: Legal Documents
  4. Series 4: Notes
  5. Series 5: Ephemera
  6. Series 6: Pamphlets and essays
  7. Series 7: Clippings
  8. Series 8: Visual Materials