Francis Speight Papers

1965-2001
Manuscript Collection #1326
Creator(s)
Speight, Francis, 1896-1989
Physical description
0.05 Cubic Feet, 1 archival box, consisting of correspondence
Preferred Citation
Francis Speight Papers (#1326), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J. Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA
Repository
ECU Manuscript Collection
Access
No restrictions

This collection contains correspondence (1965-1975, 2001) between R. Philip Hanes, Jr., Francis Speight, William Hull, Eric C. Hulmer, and C. Barbour Strickland, III, related to North Carolina and Pennsylvania artist Francis Speight's paintings, especially "Winter Scene." Addition includes correspondence (1962-1995) between Francis Speight and his wife Sarah Blakeslee Speight and their friends David M. Warren and his wife Rebecca Drane Warren.


Administrative information
Custodial History

July 16, 2018, (unprocessed), 0.04 cubic foot; This collection contains correspondence (1965-1975, 2001) between R. Philip Hanes, Jr., Francis Speight, William Hull, Eric C. Hulmer, and C. Barbour Strickland, III, related to North Carolina and Pennsylvania artist Francis Speight's paintings, especially "Winter Scene." Gift of William H. Taft, Jr.

March 20, 2019, (unprocessed), 0.01 cubic foot; Included is correspondence (1962-1995) between Francis Speight and his wife Sarah Blakeslee Speight and their friends David M. Warren and his wife Rebecca Drane Warren, a clipping, and a talk (1995) given by Claiborne Smith about Francis Speight. Gift of Rebecca Drane Warren

Source of acquisition

Gift of William H. Taft, Jr.

Gift of Rebecca Drane Warren

Copyright notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.