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John Button letter to Gerald Langston Fabian

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Creator:
Button, John, 1929-1982
Fabian, Gerald Langston, 1929-1982
Subject:
Museum of Modern Art (New York, N.Y.)
Type:
Correspondence
Date:
1959 July 15
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Letter : 1 p. : handwritten ; 41 x 23 cm
Summary:
Button writes with updates on movies and other arts and culture he has seen in New York, the activities of mutual friends, giving Marlon Brando a tour of MoMA, and planning for a trip to visit Fabian in California.
Year based on Button's mentions of the "new movie" Some like it hot and Eileen Farrell performing as Ariadne with the San Francisco opera.
Portions of the letter are handwritten and portions are typewritten, cut out and pasted onto the handwritten sheet.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)12117
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Gerald L. Fabian papers relating to John Button, 1951-1982
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