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Hudson Home Recording Featuring Georgia O'Keeffe

Identifier: MS-62


Collection consists of one home video recording by Clyde C. Hudson on VHS. Video highlights include Clyde and Mildred Hudson and their children at the Aspen Festival, Aspen, Colorado with Mario Bacchelli and Herbert Bayer in summer 1949; Clyde and Mildred Hudson with Leslie Buchmand and Mario Bacchelli at the dedication of the Alfred Stieglitz Collection at Fisk University, Nashville, Tennessee. Georgia O'Keeffe is seen on stage at the dedication ceremony at the Fisk Memorial Chapel. Additional footage throughout includes travels in Colorado, horseback riding, and a Memphis Boy Scout troop gathering.


  • Creation: 1949


Language of Materials

The recording contains no linguistic content or sound. The VHS label is in English.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open to the public for research purposes. Advanced notice required to ensure playback equipment is available.

Copy and Reproduction Restrictions

Copies may be made for research purposes.

Biographical and Historical Note

Clyde C. Hudson (1907-1990) and Mildred Nyrop Hudson (1910-2000) were faculty at the Memphis College of Art. Mildred established the Saturday School for Youth at MCA, and during her time as Director (1943-1949), created Bursar and Registrar positions and added a supply store and library to the college. The Memphis College of Art closed in 2020.

Georgia O'Keeffe (1887-1986) gifted and installed the Alfred Stieglitz Collection at Fisk University in 1949. This was part of the estate distribution following the death of Alfred Stieglitz (1864-1946).


1 moving images (1 VHS)

Acquisition Information

This collection was donated to the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum by Sigmund Hudson and Kathleen McKenna in 2022.

Credit Line

Gift of Sigmund Hudson and Kathleen McKenna.

Related Materials

The Jane Cramer Papers Relating to the Fisk University Alfred Stieglitz Collection (MS.24 / RC.2012.3) is located at the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum.

Ownership and Rights

This collection is the physical property of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum. The Museum holds rights only for material created by Museum personnel or given to the Museum with such rights specifically assigned. The collection is subject to all copyright laws. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply. Contact the Archivist for further copyright and publication information as it pertains to this collection.

Explanation of Rights

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Ashley Baranyk in 2022. VHS tape was digitized in 2020.

Finding Aid to the Hudson Home Recording Featuring Georgia O'Keeffe, 1949
Ashley Baranyk
April 2022
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Georgia O'Keeffe Museum Repository

217 Johnson Street
Santa Fe NM 87501 US