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H.C.(Horace Clifford) Westermann papers

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Creator:
Westermann, H. C. (Horace Clifford), 1922-  Search this
Names:
Adrian, Dennis, 1937-  Search this
Allen, Terry, 1943-  Search this
Beall, Joanna, 1935-  Search this
Burke, Irene  Search this
Frumkin, Allan  Search this
Lipman, Howard, 1905-1992  Search this
Ossorio, Frederic  Search this
Oxford, Bruce  Search this
Price, Kenneth, 1935-2012  Search this
Shean, Alan  Search this
Westermann, Greg  Search this
Wiley, William T., 1937-2021  Search this
Extent:
0.5 Linear feet ( (partially microfilmed on 4 reels))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Date:
[ca. 1925]-1982
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence; biographical data; notebooks; files on exhibitions; photographs; exhibition announcements and catalogs; printed material; and miscellany.
REELS 3170-3173: Correspondence, 1947-1981, with Alan Shean, Terry Allen, Howard Lipman, Bruce Oxford, Frederic Ossorio, William T. Wiley, Irene Burke, Dennis Adrian, Kenneth Price, Allan Frumkin, and others, and family correspondence including illustrated letters from Westermann to his wife, Joanna Beall, 1958-1979, letters from Joanna Beall, 1958-1971, and letters from his son, Greg Westermann, 1962-1981; biographical data; documents related to Westermann's employment in the U.S. Marine Corp., 1942-1958; obituaries, 1981-1982; 4 notebooks containing lists of sculpture sold and income and expenses, 1954-1964; 4 files on exhibitions, ca. 1970s; photographs, ca. 1925-1970's, of Westermann, his family and friends, and his works of art; material relating to his Tamarind Fellowship; exhibition announcements and catalogs, some of which relate to Joanna Beall; and printed material.
UNMICROFILMED: Photographs of Westermann and his work; exhibition announcements and catalogs; magazine and newspaper articles; 2 posters; and miscellany.
Biographical / Historical:
Sculptor; Brookfield, Conn.; d. 1981.
Provenance:
Material on reels 3170-73 lent for microfilming and unmicrofilmed material donated 1984 by Joanna Beall Westermann.
Restrictions:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Occupation:
Sculptors -- Connecticut -- Brookfield  Search this
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.westhcps
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
GUID:
https://n2t.net/ark:/65665/mw9a01f7780-6f09-4c5e-a351-f3e3ad3edf0d
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-westhcps