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Jacob Lawrence letter to Edith Gregor Halpert

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Lawrence, Jacob, 1917-2000
Halpert, Edith Gregor, 1917-2000
Lawrence, Jacob
St. Augustine, Fla.
1944 Jan.
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Letter : 4 p. : handwritten ; 25 x 16 cm.
Discusses sales of his work and what he is working on currently (pen and ink drawings "on the south"). He gives his impressions of St. Augustine as a hostile city for an African American and mentions that he is working his experiences into a series of drawings on "how a Negro sees the South."
Written on letterhead of the U.S. Coast Guard Training Station.
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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