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Biographical notes, including a tribute by Carl Schaefer Dentzel of the Southwest Museum, Los Angeles, used in the catalog of a Gaspard retrospective exhibition, 1964-1965; a tape recording of a dinner party at Gaspard's home and a typewritten summary of the recording with some portions transcribed; correspondence; personal documents; photographs of Gaspard, his paintings and his Taos, New Mexico house; exhibition catalogs; and clippings.
Leon Gaspard papers, 1917-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 118 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Painter; Taos, N.M.
Donated 1971 by Dora K.G. Blackman, widow of Leon Gaspard.
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