Guide to the Papers of Laverne George, 1938 - 1999Manuscript MS-1072

Box & Folder List

Series 1, Personal Materials, 1940-1999

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Box: 1, Dates: 1943-1999

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  • Folder: 1, Address book, undated
  • Folder: 2, Audiocassette: Lecture on the difference between Manet and Monet, undated
  • Folder: 3, Audiocassette: Musings aloud on the life of Rembrandt, ca. 1983
  • Folder: 4, Audiocassette: Notes on Rembrandt, readings from various books on art, undated
  • Folder: 5, Audiocassette: Notes on Rodin, undated
  • Folder: 6, Audiocassette: Talk on Arthur Dove, January 1990
  • Folder: 7, Book: "Itineraire Paris Cote D'Azure," Texte: Claude Pujol, Photographies: Y. Sauvageot; Editions "Par Monts Et Par Vaux," Paris, 1949, 1949
  • Folder: 8, Clippings; photocopies, 1991, 1995
  • Folder: 9, Correspondence: Cecelia Barry, 1957, undated
  • Folder: 10, Correspondence: Elaine Cohen, 1957, undated
  • Folder: 11, Correspondence: Wyn Ritchie (Evans), originals, photocopies, 1944-1947
  • Folder: 12, Correspondence: Fragments, 1956-1957, undated
  • Folder: 13, Correspondence: General, 1955-1957, 1971, 1988, 1991, 1994, 1996, undated
  • Folder: 14, Correspondence: General, unidentified, 1955-1957, 1971, undated
  • Folder: 15, Correspondence: Thomas George, 1972, undated
  • Folder: 16, Correspondence: Rube and Irma Goldberg, 1956-1957, 1970, 1984-1985, 1987, 1989, undated
  • Folder: 17, Correspondence: Karl Hoff, 1971, 1999
  • Folder: 18, Correspondence: Maria Hoff, 1971, 1995, undated
  • Folder: 19, Correspondence: Misc. unidentified family members, 1956-1958, undated
  • Folder: 20, Correspondence: Dot Spaulding; originals, photocopies, 1947
  • Folder: 21, Correspondence: Lewis M. Thompson; fragments, 1943-1944, undated
  • Folder: 22, Correspondence: Zita Viavianos, 1948, undated
  • Folder: 23, Executive Personality Analysis for American Cancer Society: LaVerne Burton; Social Research Inc., Chicago, Hollywood, 1949, 1949
  • Folder: 24, Journal: "Essays," loose leaves, 1940-1941, undated
  • Folder: 25, Journal: New York, May 28-September 1948, May-September 1948
  • Folder: 26, Journal, December 10, 1948-January 2, 1949
  • Folder: 27, Journal: III, June-August 1949
  • Folder: 28, Journal: Paris-Cote D'Azur, September 11-December 24, 1949, January 29, 1950
  • Folder: 29, Journal: Paris - Frankfurt, Belgium, Holland, Denmark, England, March-April 1950
  • Folder: 30, Journal: France, July 1951
  • Folder: 31, Journal: Firenze, April 1952
  • Folder: 32, Journal: Summer on Elba, July-August 1952
  • Folder: 33, Journal: August 30- October 1952; Summer on Elba con't, Florence October 18, 1952, August-October 1952

Box: 2, Dates: 1952-1964

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  • Folder: 1, Journal: Florence, Italy, September 1952
  • Folder: 2, Journal: Florence, Italy, bound photocopy, cover art by Thomas George, September 1952
  • Folder: 3, Journal: Taorima, November 1952
  • Folder: 4, Journal: Mogador, Morocco, November 1952-January 1953
  • Folder: 5, Journal: Spain, France, New York, January-March 1953
  • Folder: 6, Journal: To California, September-October 1953
  • Folder: 7, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, February 1953-February 1954
  • Folder: 8, Journal: Summer, Valley Cottage, New York, 1954
  • Folder: 9, Journal:Maine, August-September 1954
  • Folder: 10, Journal: To Cornell – New York – Valley Cottage, November 1954-July 1955
  • Folder: 11, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, with notes on Charles Burchfield, August 1955
  • Folder: 12, Journal: New York, 1955
  • Folder: 13, Journal: On board the freighter, ""Nicholas Kavias"" on the way to Japan, September 1956
  • Folder: 14, Journal: Kyoto, Japan, November 1956-January 1957
  • Folder: 15, Journal: Kyoto, Japan, November 1956-January 1957
  • Folder: 16, Journal: Kyoto, Japan, with notes on Japanese language study, May-September 1957
  • Folder: 17, Journal: Kyoto, Japan, June-September 1957
  • Folder: 18, Journal: Kyoto, Japan, September-November 1957
  • Folder: 19, Journal: Japan, Hong Kong, November-December 1957
  • Folder: 20, Journal: Japan, with comment by LG after re-reading book in 1997, October 1957-July 1958
  • Folder: 21, Journal: Hong Kong, Macau, Singapore, January 1958
  • Folder: 22, Journal: Malaya, Aden, Suez Canal, Cairo, Florence, Halifax--on board ship, returning from Japan to America, January 1958-June 1959
  • Folder: 23, Journal: Benascoz, Spain, Elba, Megeve, Switzerland, France, July-September 1959
  • Folder: 24, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York--birth of Geoffrey, January 1961-March 1964
  • Folder: 25, Journal: London, March-August 1962
  • Folder: 26, Journal: London, France, Italy, April-August 1964
  • Folder: 27, Journal: A Month in Provence, August-September 1964

Box: 3, Dates: 1965-1978

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  • Folder: 1, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, January, May-September, November-December 1965
  • Folder: 2, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, Geoffrey's first school year, January-February 1966
  • Folder: 3, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, Drobak, Norway, January-October 1966
  • Folder: 4, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, Geoffrey's school, September-November 1966
  • Folder: 5, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, Drobak, Norway, 1967
  • Folder: 6, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, Drobak, Norway, 1968
  • Folder: 7, Journal: Summer in Norway, 1969
  • Folder: 8, Journal: Valley Cottage, New York, Princeton , with 1997 comment by LG in back of book, Winter 1969-1970
  • Folder: 9, Journal: Drobak, Norway, June-August 1970
  • Folder: 10, Journal: Princeton, Norway (5th Summer), Paris, May-December 1971
  • Folder: 11, Journal: Princeton, Europe, Norway, Winter 1971, Spring and Summer 1972
  • Folder: 12, Journal: Norway, Paris, Princeton, July 1972-June 1973
  • Folder: 13, Journal: Drobak, Norway, June-August 1973
  • Folder: 14, Journal: Norway, Princeton, August-September 1973
  • Folder: 15, Journal: China Trip, September-October 1974
  • Folder: 16, Journal: Return to Japan, October 1974
  • Folder: 17, Journal: Drobak, Norway, June-August 1975
  • Folder: 18, Journal: Norway, Northport, Long Island, Princeton, with comments by LG, 1997, and photographs of cats, August 1975-April 1976
  • Folder: 19, Journal: Princeton, England, Scotland, Norway, with comments by LG, 1996, 1978

Box: 4, Dates: 1983-1998

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  • Folder: 1, Journal: Norway, with comments by LG, August-October 1983, 1997, 1998
  • Folder: 2, Journal: Chipping Campden, England, Wales, Norway, Paris, Giverny (Monet's Garden), Princeton, Hanover, New Hampshire, with comments by LG, June-October 1984, 1995
  • Folder: 3, Journal: Drobak, Norway, Glasgow, Scotland, July 31-September 1984, June 1985
  • Folder: 4, Journal: Finland, Russia, Norway, New York, July-August 1985
  • Folder: 5, Journal: Drobak, Norway, Chipping Campden, England, with comments by LG, August-September 1986, 1998
  • Folder: 6, Journal: Norway, England, Princeton, July-November 1988
  • Folder: 7, Journal: Bodnant Gardens, Wales, England, June 1989
  • Folder: 8, Journal: England, Wales, Norway, June-September 1989
  • Folder: 9, Journal: Norway, England, Wales, June-September 1990
  • Folder: 10, Journal: Bodnant Gardens, Wales, September-October 1990
  • Folder: 11, Journal: Norway, Denmark, Princeton, July-October 1991
  • Folder: 12, Journal: New Hampshire, Vermont, Norway, Wales, England, May-July 1992
  • Folder: 13, Journal: England, Norway, Princeton, with notes on Impressionist painters, July-September 1992
  • Folder: 14, Journal: Norway, Princeton, New Mexico, California, London, with comments by LG, August-September, December 1992; February-April 1993, 1997
  • Folder: 15, Journal: Wales, Norway, May-June 1993
  • Folder: 16, Journal: Norway ("The Last Norwegian Notebook"), with comments by LG, July-August 1993, 1998
  • Folder: 17, Journal: Travel in Norway, Paris, London, Princeton, July-August 1993
  • Folder: 18, Journal: California, Norway, England, Wales, October 1993, May-July 1994
  • Folder: 19, Journal: England, Norway, Princeton, June-August 1994
  • Folder: 20, Journal: St. Paul, Minnesota, July 1996
  • Folder: 21, Journal: Lake Placid, New York, Princeton, Norway, July-September 1996
  • Folder: 22, Journal: Princeton, Norway, w/ notes on Edvard Munch, August-September 1996

Box: 5, Dates: 1954

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  • Folder: 1, Journal: New York, fiction writing, 1954 February-May

Box: 6, Dates: 1955-1999

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  • Folder: 1, Journal: Princeton, New Mexico, 1996-1997
  • Folder: 2, Journal: California, Princeton, 1997-1998
  • Folder: 3, Journal: Princeton, 1998-1999
  • Folder: 4, Loose pages, 1969, 1979, 1997, undated
  • Folder: 5, Journal: Vancouver, Canada. Notes on Morandi, undated
  • Folder: 6, Misc. , 1980-81, undated
  • Folder: 7, Photographs: Bodnant Gardens, Wales, undated
  • Folder: 8, Photographs: Docents farewell party for Ruth Weathersby, Princeton University Art Museum, 1988
  • Folder: 9, Photographs: Geoffrey George, 1971
  • Folder: 10, Photographs: Laverne George with family, undated
  • Folder: 11, Photographs: Laverne and Thomas, undated
  • Folder: 12, Photographs: Thomas George, circa 1998, undated
  • Folder: 13 , Photographs: Thomas and Laverne George with Geoffrey. Valley Cottage, NY. , 1996
  • Folder: 14, Photographs: 20 Greenhouse Drive home. Princeton, NJ. , 1970's, 1991-1992, undated
  • Folder: 15, Photographs: unidentified, undated
  • Folder: 16, Resume: carbon, undated
  • Folder: 17, Short stories written by Lewis M. Thompson. typescript, holograph, carbon, undated

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