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Paul Alexander Bartlett Letter, 1933.



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Bartlett, Paul Alexander
Title: Paul Alexander Bartlett Letter,
Dates: 1933
Abstract: Letter from artist and writer Paul Alexander Bartlett, written from Tucson, Arizona to Chicago philanthropist Anita McCormick Blaine. June 11, 1933. Request for support in writing education.
Identification: 1969-001
Quantity: 1 item
Repository: Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries

Biographical Note

Artist and author (1909-1990). Graduate of Oberlin College, he taught at Georgia State College (1955) and served as editor of publications at the University of California Santa Barbara (1964-70). Published books include the photographic work, The Haciendas of Mexico: an artist's record , and the novels, Adios, mi México, and When the Owl Cries.


Scope and Contents

Letter from artist and writer Paul Alexander Bartlett, written from Tucson, Arizona to Chicago philanthropist Anita McCormick Blaine. June 11, 1933.

A collection of Bartlett's photographs and drawings is held at the Benson Latin American Collection at University of Texas-Austin.: Paul A. Bartlett Drawings and Photographs of Mexican Haciendas, 1940-1973, Benson Latin American Collection, General Libraries, University of Texas at Austin.    (http://www.lib.utexas.edu/taro/utlac/00006/lac-00006.html)

A collection of Bartlett's literary papers is held at the Young Library, University of California, Los Angeles:

Paul Alexander Bartlett Papers (Collection 2106). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.    (http://www.oac.cdlib.org/findaid/ark:/13030/ft596nb0gx)


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use Restrictions

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Index Terms

Terms are either Library of Congress Subject Headings or taken from local sources.

Subjects (Persons)

Bartlett, Paul Alexander
Blaine, Anita McCormick

Formats

Correspondence

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Paul Alexander Bartlett Letter, Courtesy of Special Collections, University of Houston Libraries

Acquisition

Unknown

Processed by

Amelia Abreu, 2006


Detailed Description of the Collection

 
Box
1 Letter, 1933