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Finding Aid for the Myron Chester Nutting Papers, 1900-1971
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms
  • Items Removed from Collection
  • Related Material

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Myron Chester Nutting Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1900-1971
    Collection number: 2008
    Creator: Nutting, Myron Chester, 1890-1972
    Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.) 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Myron Chester Nutting Papers (Collection 2008). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of correspondence, memorabilia, genealogical material, clippings, manuscript material, and photographs of the paintings of Los Angeles artist Myron Nutting. Manuscripts include lectures, speeches, and notes by Nutting, holograph notes about him made by Edward Gordon Craig, and notes and personal observations made by his wife Muriel Nutting of James Joyce during the 1920s.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Nutting, Myron Chester, 1890-1972--Archives.
    Painters--California--Los Angeles--Archival resources.

    Items Removed from Collection

    Removed from collection for separate cataloging:
    • ATYS. Occasional Broadsheet of Art and Literature. Rome, published occasionally (no.1,
      Date: November 1918
      - vol.3, no.14,
      Date: December 1921

    Related Material

    An artist's life and travels [oral history transcript] / Myron C. Nutting, interviewee. UCLA Oral History Department interview, c. 1972. Available at the Department of Special Collections, UCLA.