Artists' Letters and Manuscripts

Collection, 2011.1
100 linear feet
1930 – 1976
Scope and Content
The processed Artists' Letters and Manuscripts Collection consists of 124 items contained in one 5" document box. The materials date from 1892 to 1976. The collection includes: correspondence on a wide variety of subjects to, from, and/or about the artists listed in the finding aid; poems; sketches; notes; an application for a fellowship; Christmas cards; and photographs.
Administrative/Biographical History Element
Many items in the Artists' Letters and Manuscripts Collection were collected by members of the Archive. The Museum continues to add material to the Collection. When available, information regarding provenance accompanies the finding aid entries. The Collection was transferred from the Archives on May 4, 1992 and re-processed adhering to archival principles.
System of Arrangement
The Artists' Letters and Manuscripts Collection is arranged alphabetically by artist surname. The collection is arranged alphabetically by artist.
Conditions Governing Access and Use
The records are open for research and contain no restricted materials.