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Guide to the CITYarts Inc. Records
 MS 3096

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Collection processed by Sydney Bebon and Larry Weimer

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on September 04, 2021
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

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Series VI. Leslie Bender Artworks (RESTRICTED), circa 1981. .42 Linear feet

Scope and Contents

The series includes several artworks drawn by Leslie Bender for Cityarts murals. Includes pencil, crayon, chalk, pastels, and other media. Bender was the artist for at least two Cityarts Workshop projects at schools in Queens (see Series I, projects 87 and 88) and the artworks in this series might be related to those.

Conditions Governing Access

The drawings are rolled and require preparatory conservation work before use. Please give advance notice of 3 days, in addition to the usual advance notice for offsite material.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Leslie Bender, 2020. The gift was not received as part of the CITYarts records donation, but was added to the finding aid by N-YHS staff because of the close connections of the content of the material.

Preferred Citation

Material from this series should be cited as: Leslie Bender artwork, CITYarts Inc. records, MS 3096, New-York Historical Society.

Container 1     Title Date
Offsite-Box: 60 Leslie Bender artworks (Restricted)
circa 1981

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