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Biographical sketches; 155 letters; 8 original woodcut prints by Abbe; 28 photographs of Abbe's sculpture; exhibition catalogs, brochures, and announcements; clippings; a book, The Letters of George Waldo Abbe and Charlotte Colgate Abbe, annotated by Elfriede Abbe; and miscellany.
Elfriede Abbe papers, 1948-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Sculptor, engraver, illustrator; Manchester Center, Vermont.
Donated 1978 by Elfriede Abbe.
Lives of American Artists
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