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Correspondence; biographical information; photographs; sketchbook; writings; personal documents; exhibition notices and clippings.
REEL D176: Photographs, writings, and vita information. The writings contain interesting accounts of Mrs. Davis' travels in Europe and the Far East.
REEL D288: Correspondence; biographical information; clippings; personal documents; exhibition notices; photographs; sketchbook (1944); and some business and miscellaneous items.
REEL 2803: Letters to Davis from Agnes George de Mille, October 3, 1963, Walter, November 12, 1963, and Joseph Paolillo, January 17, 1964.
Gladys Rockmore Davis papers, 1925-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels D176, D288, 2803 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reels D176 & D288: Originals returned to Gladys Rockmore Davis after microfilming.
Painter, writer; New York, N.Y.; b. 1901; d. 1967
Material on reel 2803 donated 1966 by Gladys Rockmore Davis. Material on reels D176 & D288 lent for microfilming 1965-1966 by Davis.
Lives of American Artists
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