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Notebooks contain primarily printed material. Included are 1 v. of photocopies of essays by Prestini, 1972-1976; 1 v. of biographical material; 1 v. of magazine articles, not in chronological order, 1949-1986; and 4 v., 1936-1980, arranged chronologically, of newspaper clippings, articles, exhibition announcements, and other printed material concerning Prestini's career.
James Prestini notebooks, 1936-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Sculptor, designer; Berkeley, California. Died 1993.
Donated 1983 by James Prestini.
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