Taos (N.M.) – Social life and customs – 20th century
Subject Source: Unspecified ingested source
Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:
Myron Brinig Memoirs
Abstract This collection contains the memoirs of Myron Brinig, a Jewish-American writer, and one of the first to write about gay experiences. His memoirs reveal his early and successful career as an author, his private life as a homosexual, and the nearly twenty years he lived in Taos, New Mexico.
Dates: circa 1980s
Virginia Dooley papers from her personal life and business relationship with R.C. Gorman
Abstract This collection documents the personal and professional lives of Navajo artist R.C. Gorman and the Executive Director of his Navajo Gallery, Virginia Dooley. Materials from their early lives and their time together as friends and colleagues are included. The collection highlights Gorman’s career as an artist, Dooley’s hand in managing his career, and their shared interests in parties, food, music and art.
Dates: 1916-2008; Majority of material found within 1960-2006