Curtis-Iselin Family Papers
Curtis-Iselin Family Papers, 1904-2000 (Bulk: 1935-45)
9 boxes (7.5 linear ft.)
Collection number: MS 675
Artist; Journalist; Military spouse; Photographer; Sculptor. The papers primarily concern Sally Curtis and Lewis Iselin, but there is also considerable material and research pertaining to their friends and family. Biographical material spans from their childhoods to later years, featuring correspondence, clippings, and photographs about their personal and professional lives, including Sally Iselin's publishing career. Correspondence comprises the largest set of documents, dating from 1933 to 1945, primarily letters between Lewis and Sally Iselin while he served for the Navy. Their daughter, Edith Byron, conducted substantial research on the family history, reflected in the many notes and histories that annotate the papers.
Terms of Access and Use:
Restrictions on access:Restrictions on use:
The papers are open to research according to the regulations of the Sophia Smith Collection with the following caveats:
The Sophia Smith Collection owns copyright to the unpublished works in this collection created by Curtis-Iselin family members. Copyright to materials authored by others may be owned by those individuals or their heirs or assigns. Permission must be obtained to publish reproductions or quotations beyond "fair use." It is the responsibility of the researcher to identify and satisfy the holders of all copyrights.
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