Archives of American Art

Don Anderson papers relating to John Steuart Curry

Collection ID:
Anderson, Don
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence regarding Curry, with Chris Christensen, Kathleen Curry, Vachel Davis, Lawrence Schmeckebier, and others; a letter from Curry to Christensen, 1946; 13 photographs of Anderson, Curry and others in Montana, ca. 1941; two photographs of Curry sketching Anderson's daughter, Susan Anderson (age 9), while working on the mural "Kansas Homestead, " General Land Office, Dept. of the Interior; a photograph of Jimmy Demetral with his portrait painted by Curry; and printed material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Publisher; Madison, Wisconsin.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 2714 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1972-1974 by Don Anderson.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mural painting and decoration, American Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Curry, John Steuart, 1897-1946 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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