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Creator:
Wilson, Charis, 1914-2009  Search this
Names:
Holger, William  Search this
Weston, Edward, 1886-1958  Search this
Extent:
1 Reel (ca. 125 items (on partial microfilm reel))
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Reels
Place:
California -- description and travel
Date:
1937-1941
Scope and Contents:
Correspondence between Edward Weston and Charis Wilson and publishing companies regarding requests to publish photographs and articles; a photograph of Charis Wilson by William Holgers; a typescript of Wilson's "Journal of Guggenheim Year 1937-1938" describing the Westons' Guggenheim sponsored tour photographing California. The journal is dated from March 22, 1937, when the Westons received notification of the Guggenheim Fellowship award, to April 24, 1939, and provides very detailed descriptions of their activities during that time.
Biographical / Historical:
Charis Wilson (1914-2009) was a writer in Aptos, Calif. Wilson married photographer Edward Weston.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1983 by Wilson.
Restrictions:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Rights:
Journal: Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from Curator of Manuscripts, Huntington Library. Contact Reference Services for more information.
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Topic:
Art and photography -- California  Search this
Documentary photography -- California  Search this
Identifier:
AAA.wilschar
Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-aaa-wilschar