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Biographical data; two drafts of an interview which was published in LEONARDO magazine; correspondence, including letters from dealers Walter Kelly and John Weber concerning the exhibition and sale of Valentine's sculpture; notes; financial data, with shipping receipts; printed material including two exhibition announcements and a mock layout for an exhibition catalog; miscellany; and a photograph of a sculpture.
De Wain Valentine papers, 1967-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2800 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Sculptor; Venice, Calif.
Donated 1978 by De Wain Valentine.
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