US NNFIT SC.149
Elizabeth Hawes papers, 1967-1970
- 1967 - 1970 (Creation)
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.5 linear feet
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Scope and content
This collection is comprised of working manuscripts and drafts of essays.
Appraisal, destruction and scheduling
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Thematic and chronological if known
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Conditions governing access
Access is open to researchers by appointment at the Fashion Institute of Technology Library, Department of Special Collections and College Archives. If you have any questions, or wish to schedule an appointment contact us at email@example.com or call (212) 217-4385.
Conditions governing reproduction
The Department of Special Collections and FIT Archives does not own copyright for all material held in its physical custody. It is the researcher's obligation to abide by and satisfy copyright law (Title 17, Chapter 1, Section 108) when copying or using materials (including digital materials) found in or made available from the department. When possible, the department will inform a researcher about the copyright status of material, the researcher's obligations with regard to such material, and, wherever possible, the owner or owners of the copyrights. Any and all reproduction of originals is at the archivist's discretion.
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- Hawes, Elizabeth, 1903-1971 (Subject)
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Dates of creation revision deletion
These manuscripts were written while in residence at the Hotel Chelsea between 1967 and 1970/1971, the year of her death. At the time of creation, Hawes' health was suffering from chronic alcoholism; she died of cirrhosis of the liver September 6, 1971.
Arrangement, description, and archival processing by April Calahan, FIT, NY, NY, USA.