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Georgia O'Keeffe to Anita O'Keeffe Young, 1961-04-29

 Item — Box: 3
Identifier: 2016.6.58

Scope and Contents Note

From the Collection: The bulk of the collection consists of handwritten letters from Georgia O'Keeffe to her sister, Anita O'Keeffe Young, dating from the 1940s to the 1970s. The letters largely relate to personal matters, daily activities, and the management of O'Keeffe's paintings. There is some correspondence between O'Keeffe and Robert R. Young, Anita O'Keeffe Young's husband, and his assistant Florence McCormick, related to financial matters. Additionally, there are five small photographs and one article clipping.


  • 1961-04-29


Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public for research purposes.

Copyright Management


4 items (3 pages, 1 envelope)


Letter from Georgia O'Keeffe to Anita O'Keeffe Young. Georgia enclosed a typed note from Caroline Keck stating, "Painting is in special case, which also contains metal separation strip for glass, and is planned for continued travel usage - opens one end by screw-bolts, slot for painting made by Lebron. Hahn's Warehouse awaiting instruction."

Ownership and Rights

Copyright Georgia O'Keeffe Museum

Explanation of Rights

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum Repository

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Santa Fe NM 87501 US