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William S. Huff Chinese and Polish paper cuttings collection

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MS 226
Contains Chinese and Polish paper cut opera masks and other paper cuttings and cards.

Dates

  • 1970, 1986

Terms of Access and Use

The William S. Huff Chinese and Polish paper cuttings collection, 1970, 1986 is open to researchers.

Copyright

Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and University Archives before requesting photocopies and/or publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Once permission is obtained, most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Extent

1.08 Linear Feet (1 flat box)

Abstract

A collection of Chinese and Polish paper cut opera masks and other items.

Historical Note

Collector William S. Huff purchased the Chinese paper cuttings in Hong Kong in 1986. The Polish items were purchased in Warsaw in 1970.

Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically.

Acquisition Information

The William S. Huff Chinese and Polish paper cuttings collection was gifted to University Archives by William S Huff, in March and April 2012. The 8 Chinese and 4 Polish paper cuts found at the end of binder 1.1 were donated in November 2012.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected.

Processing Information

Processed by John Edens, April 2012; William Offhaus, December 2012; finding aid encoded by Grace Trimper, July 2021.

Source

Title
Finding Aid for the William S. Huff Chinese and Polish paper cuttings collection
Status
completed
Author
Finding aid prepared by John Edens and William Offhaus, 2012
Date
2012
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
eng

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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