Query: Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Forrest Bess letters
Creators:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Dates:
1966-1972
Size:
22 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Mrs. Wanda K. Sivells, Director, J. M. Hodges Learning Center, Wharton County Junior College, Wharton, Texas, regarding Bess' paintings and the donation of his personal library to Wharton Library.

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in AAA.bessforl for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Photographs and Slides
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1981
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.bessforp for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Forrest Bess Letters to L. E. and Patricia Cooke
Level:
series
Dates:
circa 1963-1964
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.bessforr for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Forrest Bess Photographs and Slides
Level:
series
Dates:
circa 1981
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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in AAA.bessforp for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Dana Friis-Hansen papers on Forrest Bess
Creators:
Friis-Hansen, Dana, 1961-
Dates:
1950-1983
Size:
200 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.friidana
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Papers by and about Forrest Bess, including: copies of letters, 1963-1980; exhibition catalogs, 1962-1981; copies of clippings, 1950-1983; and press releases, 1981.

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in AAA.friidana for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Forrest Bess photographs and slides
Creators:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Dates:
circa 1981
Size:
58 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforp
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This collection of Forrest Bess photographs and slides consists of 20 photographs, 38 slides, and 38 negatives, and dates from circa 1981. 20 color prints and 31 slides are of works of art by Forrest Bess; some, if not all, are from the collection of Harry Burkhart of Bay City, Texas. Negatives are labeled "Fridge Curtis" and are also of artwork by Bess. Also found are 5 slides of works by Bess from the Hawkins Ranch collection, and 2 slides of works from the Margaret and Austen Furse collection.

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in AAA.bessforp for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Forrest Bess letters to L. E. and Patricia Cooke
Creators:
Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Dates:
circa 1963-1964
Size:
0.01 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Forrest Bess letters to L.E. and Patricia Cooke, date from circa 1963-1964 and consist of photocopies of two letters and twelve slides of two paintings. Bess writes concerning two paintings owned by the Cookes, and discusses Carl Jung, and the reactions of the unconscious to Bess's work.

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in AAA.bessforr for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
John Money papers
Creators:
Money, John, 1921-
Dates:
1962-1976
Size:
32 Items ((on 1 microfilm reel))
Collection ID:
AAA.monejohn
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Correspondence with Forrest Bess; a report, 1976, on Bess' visit to the V. A. Hospital; and an article, 1976, "Three Causes of Genital Self-surgery and their Relationship to Transexualism" by Money and Michael De Priest.

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in AAA.monejohn for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Roy Fridge interview
Creators:
Fridge, Roy, 1927-
Rifkin, Ned
Dates:
1980 Apr. 18
Size:
2 Items (sound cassettes (42 p. transcript))
Collection ID:
AAA.fridroyi
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Interview of Roy Fridge conducted by Ned Rifkin. Fridge speaks of the painter, Forrest Bess.

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in AAA.fridroyi for Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977
Letters and Slides
Level:
file
Dates:
circa 1963-1964
Collection ID:
AAA.bessforr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

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