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Finding Aid for the Walter Winthrop Gores Papers, 1920-1940
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  • Administrative Information
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  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Walter Winthrop Gores Papers,
    Date (inclusive): 1920-1940
    Collection number: 1463
    Creator: Gores, Walter Winthrop, 1894-
    Extent: 1 oversize box
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Dept. of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Abstract: Walter W.J. Gores (1894- ) was a graphic artist and author of Manual of the visual arts (1940). The collection consists of ephemera and artwork relating to Gores' career as a graphic artist.
    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], Walter Winthrop Gores Papers (Collection 1463). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research Library, University of California, Los Angeles.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4233090 


    Walter W.J. Gores was born on January 23, 1894 in Los Angeles, California; he studied at Stanford University, the Ecole du Louvre, and at the University of Paris; worked at the American University in Europe, Paris; wrote Manual of the visual arts (1940).

    Scope and Content

    Collection consists of ephemera and artwork relating to Gores' career as a graphic artist.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
    Gores, Walter Winthrop, 1894- --Archives.
    Artists--United States--Archival resources.
    Graphic Arts--United States--Archival resources.