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Guide to the Mortimer Borne Drypoints

New-York Historical Society
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New York, NY 10024
(212) 873-3400

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Collection processed by Valerie S. Komor and Bobby Lee (2003); migrated to ArchivesSpace by Joseph Ditta (2020).

This finding aid was produced using ArchivesSpace on June 26, 2020
Finding aid written in English using Describing Archives: A Content Standard

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Access Restrictions

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Use Restrictions

Photocopying undertaken by staff only. Limited to 20 exposures of stable, unbound material per day. Application to use images from this collection for publication should be made in writing to: Department of Rights and Reproductions, The New-York Historical Society, 170 Central Park West, New York, NY 10024-5194, Phone: (212) 873-3400 ext. 282.

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Preferred Citation

The collection should be cited as: Mortimer Borne Drypoints, PR-228, Department of Prints, Photographs, and Architectural Collections, New-York Historical Society.

Related Materials

Other works by Mortimer Borne are found in the James Boyd Collection of New York City Etchings, PR-7.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift of Noel J. Blackman in 1979.

Processing Information

On accession in 1979, the Mortimer Borne drypoints donated by Noel J. Blackman were added to the James Boyd Collection of New York City Etchings, PR-7, which includes some works by Borne. Valerie S. Komor and Bobby Lee removed the Blackman donation from the Boyd Collection in April 2003 and processed it under the separate call phrase PR-228. Joseph Ditta migrated their WORD-document finding aid to ArchivesSpace in June 2020.