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Norman Bel Geddes, 1893-1958
Theater and Industrial Design Papers, 1873-1964 (bulk 1914-1958)

570 document boxes, 110 oversize boxes, 48 models, 7 bound volumes, 99 flat file drawers, 36 framed/oversize items, 37 rolled items, ca. 1,600 sound recordings, ca. 325 reels of film (ca. 400 linear feet)

Acquisition: Gift of the Edgar G. Tobin Foundation, 1958, and Edith Lutyens Bel Geddes, 1961-2003
Access: Negatives and damaged materials will not be paged. Access to audio and video recordings is strictly limited to those items for which a viewing/listening copy has been created. All other materials are open for research. You must have an appointment to view models and other oversize materials in the Reading Room.
See also: Detailed folder descriptions are available in a searchable database.
Processed by: Frederick J. Hunter, 1960-1963; Rufus Lund, 1991; Erin Lawrimore, 2002; Helen Adair, 2004-2006
RLIN Record ID: TXRC06-A23


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Norman Bel Geddes Theater and Industrial Design Papers Finding Aid
(Last modified: 11 September 2006)

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