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Ira Lake papers, 1888-1954

Creator:
Lake, Ira, 1865-1954
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
1.2 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Manuscripts; poems by Lake; a diary kept while he was in Rome, 1888-1889; a journal of travels in Europe and Canada, 1924; the typescript of "In an Unfriendly World," his fictional autobiography of a black man; sketches; papers concerning his sculpture in the Memorial Chamber, Houses of Parliament, Ottawa, Canada; photographs of Lake,1887, and of his work, 1908-1919.
Citation:
Ira Lake papers, 1888-1954. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Biography Note:
Poet and sculptor.
Provenance:
Donated by Lake's son Owen and grandson, Brandon McKay.
Theme:
American Art and Artists in a Global Context
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Diaries
Photographs
Poetry
Poets
Sculptors
Sketches
Travel diaries
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7832
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209999
AAA_collcode_lakeira
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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