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Biographical sketches, letters, a few photographs of Gillespie and of her work; writings; sketches; notes; and printed material. The printed material relates largely to the International Women's Art Festival of 1975, including exhibition catalogs, and announcements, press releases, clippings, brochures, and posters.
Dorothy Gillespie papers, 1959-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Painter, sculptor, administrator. Full name is Dorothy Muriel Gillespie. Gillespie was also co-coordinator of the Women's Interart Center, New York.
Donated 1978 and 1981 by Dorothy Gillespie.
Lives of American Artists
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