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Biographical data; correspondence about membership and awards from art associations; genealogical history of her maternal ancestors, prepared for the Daughters of the American Revolution; awards; three painted miniature portraits; exhibition announcements; clippings; 18 slides and 30 photographs of paintings; 3 award ribbons; and miscellany.
Marion de Sola Mendes papers, 1936-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
The donors, Mr. and Mrs. Richard M. Stern, are cousins of Mendes.
Lives of American Artists
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