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Howard Finster letter to Barbara Shissler Nosanow

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Finster, Howard, 1916-2001
Nosanow, Barbara Shissler, 1916-2001
Finster, Howard
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1 letter : handwritten, ill. ; 26 x 22 cm.
A letter to Nosanow at the National Museum of American Art, discussing Finster's upcoming visit to Washington, D.C.
The letter is illustrated in pencil with sketches of Abraham Lincoln, Thomas Jefferson, William Henry Harrison, Andrew Jackson and William Shakespeare.
Finster writes: "I am excited to be coming to Washington where these great men once had our future responsibility upon them I feel so unworthy to live in a world of luxery [sic] and these great men paved our way..."
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Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution Washington, D.C. 20560
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Barbara Shissler Nosanow materials relating to Howard Finster, [ca. 1981]
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