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Written by:
Alexandra Truitt  Search this
Received by:
Gloria Baldwin Smart, American  Search this
Subject of:
James Baldwin, American, 1924 - 1987  Search this
Richard Avedon, American, 1923 - 2004  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W: 11 x 8 1/2 in. (27.9 x 21.6 cm)
Type:
letters (correspondence)
Place depicted:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
October 15, 1993
Description:
A handwritten letter from Alexandra Truitt, on behalf of the offices of Richard Avedon, to Gloria Baldwin Karefa-Smart, James Baldwin's younger sister. In the letter, Truitt inquires about a photograph of James Baldwin that was taken by Richard Avedon in New York in October 1946.
Transcription Center Status:
Transcribed by digital volunteers
Topic:
African American  Search this
Correspondence  Search this
Literature  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of The Baldwin Family
Object number:
2011.99.33
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Documents and Published Materials
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b180f298-c6cf-48e6-acc3-a3946dc88b54
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2011.99.33