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James Rorimer's early draft of his memoir Survival: the salvage and protection of art in war

view James Rorimer's early draft of his memoir <em>Survival: the salvage and protection of art in war</em> digital asset number 1
Creator:
Rorimer, James J. (James Joseph), 1905-1966
Subject:
Rorimer, James J. (James Joseph)
Allied Forces. Supreme Headquarters. Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Section
World War, 1939-1945
Type:
Writings
Date:
not after 1950
Place of publication, production, or execution:
No place, unknown, or undetermined
Physical Description:
Manuscript : 500 p. : handwritten ; 32 x 20 cm.
Summary:
Date based on the publication date of Rorimer's memoir.
Rorimer describes his time serving with the Monuments Men in Europe during and after World War II.
Manuscript contains a mixture of handwritten and typed pages along with documents used for reference, and is approximately 500 pages. Due to the length and the fragility of the original documents, only selected portions have been scanned.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
Topic:
World War, 1939-1945--Art and the war
Record number:
(DSI-AAA)16200
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