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COLLECTION Identifier: 2000M-16

Kate Gray Kilgour collection of portraits and documents

Summary

1. Watercolor, pencil, and charcoal portrait of Kate Gray Kilgour by J. Prentiss Swann. 2. Pastel portrait of Bayard L. Kilgour by M.A. Werboff, 1942. 3. Signed testimonial of Kuindji Society, Petrograd, to an anonymous American benefactor with wash drawing by [?] Wladimiroff, 1923. 4. Signal form, cessation of hostilities, 11 November 1918. 5. Admiral Arleigh Burke, typed letter (signed) to Camilla (Mrs. Neil H.) McElroy, 30 January 1959.

Dates

  • circa 1918-1959

Language of Materials

English

Conditions Governing Access

Access requires permission of curator.

Extent

.3 linear feet (5 framed items in box and loose)

Arrangement

Unprocessed.

Physical Location

PF

Ownership and Custodial History

Gift of Kate Gray Kilgour, 2000.

Processing Information

Processing Information Minimal description derived from existing records and converted to online finding aid, Melanie Wisner, 2020.

Link to catalog
Title
Kate Gray Kilgour collection of portraits and documents, circa 1918-1959 (2000M-16): Guide
Status
completed
Author
Houghton Library, Harvard University.
Date
2018 November 16
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.
EAD ID
hou04563

Repository Details

Part of the Houghton Library Repository

Houghton Library is Harvard College's principal repository for rare books and manuscripts, literary and performing arts archives, and more. The library's holdings of primary source material are managed by an expert staff and shared with scholars, students and the public in the reading room.

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