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Americana is a Creed: Notable Twentieth-Century Collectors, Dealers, and Curators
Americana is a Creed: Notable Twentieth-Century Collectors, Dealers, and Curators

Edited by J. Kevin Graffagnino, Terese M. Austin, Sara Quashnie. University of Michigan, William L. Clements Library, Dec 15, 2019 (Hardcover, 405 pages).

Americana is a Creed includes biographical and autobiographical sketches and reminiscences of leading twentieth-century Americana specialists.

Chapters cover the following individuals: Edward Everett Ayer; Wymberley Jones De Renne; Wilberforce Eames; William L. Clements; Henry R. Wagner; Charles E. Goodspeed; George D. Smith; Bruce Cotten; Charles P. Everitt; Arthur Alfonso Schomburg; Harold C. Holmes; Edward Alexander Parsons; Wright Howes; Edward E. Eberstadt; Charles F. Heartman; E. Millicent Sowerby; Thomas W. Streeter; Margaret Bingham Stillwell; Ernest Wessen; Douglas C. McMurtrie; Randolph G. Adams; Michael J. Walsh; Dorothy Porter Wesley; David Magee; David A. Randall; Leona Rostenberg / Madeleine Stern; Charles Hamilton; Marcus A. McCorison; Charles L. Blockson; Michael Zinman; John H. Jenkins; and William S. Reese.

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