Margarita Gibbons papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.gibbmarg
Creators:
Gibbons, Margarita
Dates:
1938-1975
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
2.6 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Ca. 1,500 letters and sketches from Gibbon's husband, painter and cartoonist Arthur Getz. Most of the letters were written during World War II when Getz was in the army stationed in the Philippines and the United States; scrapbooks; clippings; catalogs; sketchbooks; and photographs.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; New York, N.Y.; b. 1906; d. 1976 Her first husband was Camilo Egas, whom she brought to the United States. Her second husband was cartoonist and painter Arthur Getz.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Arthur Getz letters donated by William Gibbons, nephew of Margarita Gibbons, June 1977. Photographs, sketchbooks, scrapbooks, and other material donated by Ma

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Women painters -- New York (State) -- New York Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scrapbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sketchbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Cartoonists -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Getz, Arthur Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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