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Wilson, Charis, 1914-2009  Search this
Holger, William  Search this
Weston, Edward  Search this
California -- description and travel
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
1 Reel, ca. 125 items (on partial microfilm reel)
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
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.
Charis Wilson papers, 1937-1941. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reel 2776 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Journal Original in Huntington Library, San Marino, Calif. The Huntington also owns the copyright.
Correspondence and photographs: Originals returned to Charis Wilson after microfilming.
Use Note:
Journal: Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce requires written permission from Curator of Manuscripts, Huntington Library. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The Archives of American Art makes its archival collections available for non-commercial, educational and personal use unless restricted by copyright and/or donor restrictions, including but not limited to access and publication restrictions. AAA makes no representations concerning such rights and restrictions and it is the user's responsibility to determine whether rights or restrictions exist and to obtain any necessary permission to access, use, reproduce and publish the collections. Please refer to the Smithsonian's Terms of Use for additional information.
Biography Note:
Charis Wilson (1914-2009) was a writer in Aptos, Calif. Wilson married photographer Edward Weston.
Language Note:
English .
Lent for microfilming 1983 by Wilson.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Art and photography -- California  Search this
Documentary photography -- California  Search this
Diaries  Search this
Photography  Search this
Research and writing about art  Search this
Record number:
Research and writing about art
Data Source:
Archives of American Art