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Collection Creator:
Smith, Hassel, 1915-2007  Search this
0.5 Linear feet (Box 4)
Archival materials
circa 1900, 1941-2004
Scope and Contents note:
Photographic materials are of Smith, his family, his wife Donna, and his sons and stepsons. Found are photographs of Smith's artwork from different periods in his career, of exhibition installations and receptions, and of Smith's studios. Photographs of others include Robert and Mary Fuller McChesney, Kathryn Swanson, and Elmer Bischoff's wife and son. Also found are photographs of Smith teaching at a Summer Art School in Sonoma County, California in 1955, and at the College of Notre Dame in Belmont, California in 1988. Reproductions of artwork by others include David Park, Henri Lenoir, Cornelius Sampson, and Smith's stepson, Mark Harrington.
Arrangement note:
Materials are arranged by subject.
Collection Restrictions:
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Collection Rights:
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Collection Citation:
Hassel Smith papers, circa 1900-2004, bulk 1930-1995. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
AAA.smithass, Series 8
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Archival Repository:
Archives of American Art