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Biographical and career material; 14 letters to and from Hipkiss, Harold Edgell and G. E. P. How, regarding acquisition of works for the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; clippings; photographs of Hipkiss and works acquired by him; articles and lectures.
Edwin James Hipkiss papers, 1928-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm roll 640 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Curator of the Department of Decorative Arts, Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, from 1919-1954.
The donor is the widow of the artist.
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