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Creator:
Bard, Philip, 1912-1966  Search this
Subject:
Kruckman, Herb  Search this
Type:
Sketchbooks
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
2 Microfilm reels, 150 items on 2 microfilm reels
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
The microfilmed Philip Bard papers contain materials reflecting Bard's work as a writer and artist; his political attitudes and activity, and his career following a heart operation in 1951. The papers contain poems; drafts and synopses of stories; essays dealing with the role of the social artist in capitalism; clippings and drafts concerning Bard's play, <em>Ninth Month Midnight</em>; letters from Herbert Kruckman, reminiscing about their Art Union and organizing activities; business correspondence, some dealing with Bard's financial situation after 1951; sketchbooks; clippings; and catalogs.
Citation:
Philip Bard papers, 1950-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reels N70-8 and N70-9 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals were returned to lender after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Philip Bard (1912-1966) was a printmaker and author.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1969 by Mrs. Aza Bard McKenzie, widow of Bard.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks  Search this
Research and writing about art  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)5855
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)208695
AAA_collcode_bardphil
Theme:
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Research and writing about art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_208695