John Taylor Arms papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.armsjota
Creators:
Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953
Dates:
1910-1952
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
4 Linear feet
(on 2 microfilm reels)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Two volumes of consignment records of prints; sketchbooks and drawings of French architecture; writings, including a notebook on printmaking made while studying with Bolton Brown; a notebook of engineering drawings for Princeton; a scrapbook; minutes of Art Association Representatives, New York World's Fair; Artists for Victory minutes and scrapbook; National Academy of Design catalogs, 1948-1952; Society of American Etchers catalogs, 1950-1952; writings; and scrapbooks, 1932-1937.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Printmaker; Fairfield, Ct. and Washington, D.C. Served as president of the Society of American Etchers. Studied architecture before turning to etching and printmaking.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3756-3757 available at Archives of American Art offices, Bryn Mawr College Library, the Free Library of Philadelphia, and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals in Bryn Mawr College Library, Special Collections.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1986 by Bryn Mawr College.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Prints -- Technique -- United States Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printing -- societies, etc Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- United States Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Brown, Bolton, 1864-1936 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artists for Victory, Inc. Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Society of American Etchers Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
New York World's Fair (1939-1940 : New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Washington, D.C. 20001
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