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Collection Overview

Creator:
Brook, Alexander, 1898-1980
Collector:
Princeton University. Library. Special Collections
Title:
"Myself and Others" by Alexander Brook
Repository:
Manuscripts Division
Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/m039k496x
Dates:
1979
Size:
1 box and 0.2 linear feet
Storage Note:
ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1
Language:
English

Abstract

Consists of a Xerox copy of a typed manuscript of "Myself and Others," the unpublished autobiography of Brook, containing many observations on the art world of the 1920s and 1930s.

Collection Description & Creator Information

Description:

The collection consists of a Xerox copy of a typed manuscript of "Myself and Others," the unpublished autobiography of Brook, containing many observations on the art world of the 1920s and 1930s.

Collection Creator Biography:

Alexander Brook was a leader among New York City's mainstream figurative painters during the 1930s. He painted numerous scenes based on his observations from living in Savannah, Georgia.

Collection History

Acquisition:

Gift of John Graves in 1985. AM 85-89.

Archival Appraisal Information:

No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information:

Folder Inventory added by Jameson Creager '15 in 2013.

Access & Use

Access Restrictions:

Open for research/

Conditions for Reproduction and Use:

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

All copying, quoting, or publishing of this work requires the permission of John Graves, literary executor.

Credit this material:

"Myself and Others" by Alexander Brook; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

Permanent URL:
http://arks.princeton.edu/ark:/88435/m039k496x
Location:
Firestone Library
One Washington Road
Princeton, NJ 08544, USA
(609) 258-3184