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Correspondence; a financial record book; bank statements, bills and receipts; writings and notes, including notes on artists; a pencil drawing on vellum of a woman playing a cello; exhibition catalogs and announcements; 3 guestbooks, two of them from the Fifteen Gallery, New York City; transcripts of 3 radio interviews; and printed materials, 1940-1943 and undated, relating to the American Water Color Society, periodicals, and clippings.
Charles Avery Aiken papers, 1872-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Painter; Wellesley Hills, Mass.
Donated 1965 by Charles Avery Aitken.
Lives of American Artists
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