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Robert W. Addison letters

Identifier: MS 0782
Letters (approx. 25-30) written by Addison, of Boise, to his parents Mr. and Mrs. Ted Addison during his service in the Army in World War II.


  • 1943 - 1946


0.25 Cubic Feet (1 small document box.)

Biographical Note

Robert Addison was born in Boise, Idaho in 1924. After serving in the Army during World War II, Addison attended the School of the Art Institute of Chicago. He became a well-known realist painter, noted for his use of light and shadow. He died in 1988.

Repository Details

Part of the Manuscripts Repository

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Boise ID 83712
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