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Dates:
1902-1941, undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1910-1916, 1948, undated
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
1880-circa 1943, undated
Level:
series
Size:
0.2 Linear feet (Box 5)
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Photographs include personal photographs of Mary Fanton Roberts, her family, and friends as well as autographed portraits given to her. Photographs of actors and actresses include portraits of theater actresses such as Leslie Carter and Mildred McLeod as well as photographs of scenes from plays. Also found here are photographs of nude male models t...

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Dates:
1902-1951, undated
Level:
series
Size:
7 Folders (Box 1)
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Personal correspondence includes letters between Mary Fanton Roberts and her husband "Billy" during periods of travel, and letters between Mary and her sister Belle Fanton. Also found is correspondence regarding Roberts' club activities, including P. E. N. (An International Association of Poets, Playwrights, Editors, Essayists and Novelists), the D...

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Dates:
1898-1956, undated
Level:
series
Size:
0.8 Linear feet (Boxes 1-2)
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series documents Mary Fanton Roberts' art-related activities and memberships, as well as friendships with painters, sculptors, photographers, art patrons, art critics, and wives of artists. Folders may contain a variety of material on the subject, including letters, invitations, photographs, artwork, programs, catalogs, news clippings, and oth...

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Creators:
Roberts, Mary Fanton, 1871-1956
Dates:
1880-1956
Size:
3.8 Linear feet
Collection ID:
AAA.robemary
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The papers of art writer and editor Mary Fanton Roberts measure 3.8 linear feet and are dated 1880 to 1956. The bulk of this collection is Roberts' correspondence with numerous important artists, dancers, actors, writers, and musicians of the day. Also found are scattered biographical materials, family correspondence, writings, printed material, photographs and artwork.

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Dates:
1926-1974, undated
Level:
series
Size:
22 Linear feet (Boxes 1-22; Reels 5488-5545)
Collection ID:
AAA.downgall
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series consists of the business and personal correspondence of Edith Gregor Halpert and the Downtown Gallery. For the most part, this series is general business correspondence concerning routine activities of the Downtown Gallery, including the American Folk Art Gallery and the Daylight Gallery, both operated by the Downtown Gallery on the sam...