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Guide to the Joseph Nechvatal Papers MSS.338

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: Nechvatal, Joseph
Source - dnr: Nechvatal, Joseph
Title: Joseph Nechvatal Papers
Dates [inclusive]: 1970-2012
Abstract: The collection consists of personal and professional materials Joseph Nechvatal created and gathered throughout his career as an artist and professor. The collection primarily consists of publications, ephemera, and photographic materials pertaining to Nechvatal's research and artistic work. The collection also contains a large portion of audio recordings, video recordings, and born-digital materials related to Nechvatal's art. To a lesser extent, collection materials include correspondence, artwork, sketchbooks, and financial documents. The materials date from 1970 to 2012.
Quantity: 10.75 Linear Feet in 17 manuscript boxes, 2 card boxes, 2 half manuscript boxes, 1 flat box, 1 record carton, 2 flat file folders, and 12 folders in shared boxes.
Quantity: 20 audiocassettes
Quantity: 20 electronic discs (cd-rom)
Quantity: 18 3.5" floppy disks
Quantity: 12 film reels
Quantity: 6 videocassettes (vhs)
Quantity: 5 videodiscs (dvd)
Quantity: 4 videocassettes (u-matic)
Quantity: 4 sound discs (cd)
Quantity: 2 videocassettes (betamax)
Quantity: 1 sound cassettes (dat)
Quantity: 1 videocassettes (minidv)
Quantity: 1 sound tape reels
Quantity: 860 Megabytes in 6 zip disks.
Quantity: 88 Megabytes in 1 removable cartridge.
Location: Materials are stored offsite and advance notice is required for use. Please request materials at least two business days prior to your research visit to coordinate access.
Language: Materials primarily in English, with some materials in French.
Call Phrase: MSS.338