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Eugenia Hughes papers

Title
Eugenia Hughes papers, 1861-1964, bulk (1920s-1960s).
Author
Hughes, Eugenia, 1909-1964.
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Description
6.6 linear feet (14 boxes).
Subjects
Genre/Form
  • Diaries.
  • Drawings.
  • Illustrated letters.
  • Photographs.
  • Watercolors.
  • Wet collodion negatives.
Access (note)
  • Restricted access;
Source (note)
  • Hughes, Eugenia
Biography (note)
  • Eugenia Hughes (1909-1964) was an artist who lived in Greenwich Village, New York City.
Processing Action (note)
  • Cataloged
Call Number
MssCol 1460
Author
Hughes, Eugenia, 1909-1964.
Title
Eugenia Hughes papers, 1861-1964, bulk (1920s-1960s).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
Summary
Collection contains correspondence, diaries, art work, writings, family papers, photographs, memorabilia of Hughes and her family, and printed matter. Family correspondence, 1861-1963, consists of letters among family members. General correspondence, 1902-1936, contains letters to Hughes and to her father, Roy V. Hughes (also an artist), from friends and includes many love letters. Complementing the correspondence are Eugenia Hughes's diaries, 1921-1964; a 1900 diary of her mother, Josephine Gosline; a 1950 diary of Roy Hughes; sketches and watercolor studies by Roy and Eugenia Hughes; exhibition catalogs; Eugenia Hughes's notes and writings; family papers; photographs of family and friends; personal memorabilia; ephemera; and clippings.
Biography
Eugenia Hughes (1909-1964) was an artist who lived in Greenwich Village, New York City. She was born in Pennsylvania and moved to New York in the mid-1930s.
Finding Aids
Collection guide available in repository and on internet.
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Occupation
Artists.
Added Author
Hughes, Josephine Gosline.
Hughes, Roy V.
McLeary, Kindred.
Research Call Number
MssCol 1460
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