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Hobson, Katherine Thayer, 1889-1982  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
The collection is arranged as one series. Series 1: Personal papers, 1930-1982 (0.6 linear feet; Box 1-2)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment.
The papers of sculptor Katherine Hobson Thayer measure 0.6 linear feet and date from 1930 to 1982. Found within the collection are personal and professional correspondence; writings on art and anticommunist activities; printed materials; sketches; and photographs and slides of Hobson, her friends, and her artwork.
Katherine Thayer Hobson papers, 1930-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Use Note:
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Biography Note:
Sculptor Katherine Thayer Hobson (1889-1982) lived and worked in New York City. She is known for her sculptures of racehorses, war memorials, and portrait busts.
Language Note:
The collection is in English.
Katherine Thayer Hobson donated her papers to the archives in 1979. Additional material was donated by Hobson's sister, Eleanor Hobson McKenzie, in 1982.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Artists -- Political activity  Search this
Anti-communist movements  Search this
Women artists  Search this
Women sculptors  Search this
Women  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art