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Eugenia Hughes papers

Eugenia Hughes papers, 1861-1964, bulk (1920s-1960s).
Hughes, Eugenia, 1909-1964.
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6.6 linear feet (14 boxes).
  • 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
Hughes, Eugenia, 1909-1964.
Eugenia Hughes papers, 1861-1964, bulk (1920s-1960s).
Restricted Access
Restricted access; Manuscripts and Archives Division; Permit must be requested at the division indicated.
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.
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.
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Hughes, Josephine Gosline.
Hughes, Roy V.
McLeary, Kindred.
Research Call Number
MssCol 1460
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