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Eugene Pressly, fourth husband of Katherine Anne Porter, Paris, France, October 7, 1936

1936-10-79 x 7 cmPhotograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:Eugene Pressly, fourth husband of Katherine Anne Porter, seated on chest, atelier, 70 bis rue Notre-Dame-des-Champs, Paris, France, October 7, 1936. Back inscription: “Last pictures in/Paris-- Sitting on a/locked chest in/empty atelier,/ before fireplace--/Taken at night/by firelight and/1 lamp, 9 o’clock/P.M., October 7,/1936.”
Creator:Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980
Place of origin – Continent:Europe
Place of origin – Country:French Republic
Place of origin – Settlement:Paris
Temporal subject: 1931-1940
Topical subjects: Porter, Katherine Anne, 1890-1980
Pressly, Eugene, 1904-1979
ArchivesUM location:Katherine Anne Porter Papers
  • series 12
  • box 9
  • item 1214
  • accession 66-5
Repository:Literary Manuscripts
Browse terms:Literature, Print Culture
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