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155 drawings and sketches by Nadelman, two letters from S. Moudzain to Nadelman and one draft of a letter, possibly from Nadelman.
Elie Nadelman papers, [ca. 1920]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2103 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Sketches, reel 2103: Originals in the possession of the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities.
Sculptor and etcher; New York City. Nadelman was born in Warsaw, Poland.
Letters are in Polish.
The three letters were originally lent for filming by the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities in 1981, along with the sketches. The letters were subsequently donated in July 1988. The materials were found in the Henry Sleeper House, "Beauport," in Gloucester, Mass., in 1980.
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