Finding Aid for the Walter Winthrop Gores Papers, 1920-1940

Processed by Manuscripts Division staff; machine-readable finding aid created by Caroline Cubé
© 2003
The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

Finding Aid for the Walter Winthrop Gores Papers, 1920-1940

Collection number: 1463

UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections

Manuscripts Division



Los Angeles, CA
Processed by:
Manuscripts Division staff
Encoded by:
Caroline Cubé
Online finding aid edited by:
Josh Fiala, November 2003
© 2003 The Regents of the University of California. All rights reserved.

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.

Biography

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.


Container List

 

Papers, 1920-1940

Creator/Collector: Gores, Walter Winthrop, 1894-
Physical Description: (1 oversize box)