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Arts Council of Great Britain

 Organization

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

Letter to Max and Barbara Wilk, 1977 March 5

 Item — 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 6; Series 7; Series 8, Folder: 44
Call Number: MSS 14 , Series VII
Scope and Contents:

Describes Smith's affection for Lillian Gish and the preview of his film, Sam Smith, Genuine England made by the Arts Council.

Dates: 1977 March 5

Letter to Max Wilk , 1980 September 22

 Item — 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 6; Series 7; Series 8, Folder: 53
Call Number: MSS 14 , Series VII
Scope and Contents:

Written by Gladys Smith on Sam Smith's behalf. Sam has had a stroke on August 1st and is in recovery. Gladys mentions that the Arts Council Exhibition of Sam Smith and H.C. Westermann will still go on from Dec. - Jan. at the Serpentine, London.

Dates: 1980 September 22

Sam Smith exhibition catalog , 1980

 Item — 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 6; Series 7; Series 8, Folder: 29
Call Number: MSS 14 , Series VI
Scope and Contents:

"Published by Ernest Benn Limited in cooperation with the Arts Council of Great Britain on the occasion of an exhibition at the Serpentine Gallery, London 5 December 1980 to February 1981"--title page. Catalog accompanied by a typescript note, "sent at the request of Mr. Eric Lister" on Serpentine Gallery/Arts Council of Great Britain stationary.

Dates: 1980

Sam Smith : typescript (photocopy) of a speech, circa 1979-1980

 Item — 1: Series 1; Series 2; Series 3; Series 4; Series 6; Series 7; Series 8, Folder: 56
Call Number: MSS 14 , Series VIII
Scope and Contents:

This speech, produced for the Arts Council of Great Britain, was broadcast by the BBC (ca. 1979-1980).

Dates: circa 1979-1980

Sam Smith Collection

 Collection
Call Number: MSS 14
Abstract:

The collection comprises original work by Sam Smith including ink drawings, mock-ups, hand-carved wooden boats, paper model sets, typescripts, and correspondence.

Dates: 1972-1996, bulk 1972-1979