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Anthony Candido papers, 1950-2015, bulk 1957-1970

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Candido, Anthony, 1924-  Search this
Candido, Anthony, 1924-  Search this
Meehan, Nancy  Search this
Cooper Union for the Advancement of Science and Art  Search this
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Physical Description:
13.99 Linear feet
The collection is arranged as 10 series. Series 1: Biographical Material, 1992, 2002 (0.1 linear feet, Box 1) Series 2: Correspondence, 1957-2013 (0.4 linear feet, Box 1) Series 3: Diaries and Journals, 1963-2014 (0.7 linear feet, Box 1-2) Series 4: Writings, circa 1956-1997 (0.5 linear feet, Box 2, OV 24) Series 5: Exhibition Files, 1945-2010 (0.6 linear feet, Box 2-3) Series 6: Project Files, 1954-2015 (0.1 linear feet, Box 3) Series 7: Teaching Files, 1959-1966 (0.1 linear feet, Box 3) Series 8: Printed Material, 1956-2015 (0.5 linear feet, Box 3, 11, OV 25) Series 9: Artwork, 1950-2013 (10.49 linear feet, Box 3-18, OV 26) Series 10: Photographic Material, 1955-2007 (0.5 linear feet, Box 10)
Access Note / Rights:
This collection is temporarily closed to researchers due to archival processing. Contact References Services for more information.
The papers of architect and painter Anthony Candido measure 13.99 linear feet and date from 1950-2015. Included are biographical material; correspondence with artists; teaching files from Cooper Union, School of Architecture; annotated sketchbooks and drawings; exhibition files; photographs of architecture, and paintings of Candido's wife, choreographer Nancy Meehan.
Anthony Candido papers, 1950-2015, bulk 1957-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Portions of the collection are available on 35mm microfilm reels N70-57-N70-59, N70-69-N70-72, 59, and 94 at the Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan. Researchers should note that the arrangement of material described in the container inventory does not reflect the arrangement of the collection on microfilm.
Use Note:
The donor has retained all intellectual property rights, including copyright, that they may own.
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Related Materials:
Also found in the Archives of American Art is an oral history interview with Anthony Candido conducted by Paul Cummings, October 7, 1970.
Biography Note:
Anthony Candido (1924-) is an architect, painter and educator in New York, New York.
Language Note:
English .
Donated by Anthony Candido in 2019. A portion of the sketches and sketchbooks included with the donation were loaned for microfilming in 1970-1971.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
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Audio - Visual
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Archives of American Art