Letter from Rockwell Kent to Peter Bell

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.kentrock2
Creators:
Kent, Rockwell, 1882-1971
Dates:
February 14, 1969
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Item
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A one page letter from Rockwell Kent to Peter Bell, February 14, 1969. Kent addresses the letter to Dear Brother Longshoreman, and thanks Bell for his interest in acquiring one of his prints.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Rockwell Kent (1882-1971) was a painter, printmaker, illustrator, designer, and commercial artist.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2016 by Janet Sawyer, a friend of Peter Bell's. Sawyer found the letter in a book about Kent given to her by Bell at his death.

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

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- New York (State) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- New York (State) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Designers -- New York (State) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrators -- New York (State) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bell, Peter Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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