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Albert Bernasconi papers, 1898-1973

Bernasconi, Albert, 1888-
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Physical Description:
37 items.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
A degree certificate in Architectural Ornamentation from Scuola D'Arte Viggiu, 1906; letters, 1972, from Bernasconi and his wife to the Mayor of San Francisco regarding a reception given in honor of Bernasconi's work on City Hall; 2 letters, 1972, from the Oakland Museum requesting information on Bernasconi's work; 5 letters, 1972-1973, regarding Bernasconi's participation in the building and the landscaping of the Hearst castle;
a notebook containing reports on marble quarries in Calaveras County, California and miscellany; a sketchbook, 1898; clippings; picture postcards; photographs, ca. 1915-1970, of Bernasconi, his family, his studio, and works of art; and an album, ca. 1906, containing 178 photographs of works of art.
Albert Bernasconi papers, 1898-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 3887 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Sculptor and master stonecutter (Redwood City, Calif.)
Donated 1974 by Albert Bernasconi.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Works of art
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Sketches & Sketchbooks
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Audio - Visual
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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