Archives of American Art

Oscar E. Berninghaus papers

Collection ID:
Berninghaus, Oscar E. (Oscar Edmund), 1874-1952
Physical Description:
450 Items

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence, photographs, sketches, scrapbooks, news clippings, receipts for supplies. Most of his correspondence was with galleries (especially Noonan-Kocian Co. in St. Louis, Mo.), private collectors, associations, and other artists.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and designer.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels SW1 and SW2 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals in the New Mexico State Records Center, Santa Fe.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Shuler-Berninghaus collection microfilmed as part of the Art and Artists of New Mexico microfilm project of the Archives Division, State of New Mexico Records Center, June 1970. It was donated to the Records Center by Evelyn Shuler, daughter of Berninghaus's wife Winifred, October 1969.

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

More Information
Other Title
Other Title
Shuler-Berninghaus collection (microfilm title).

Keywords table of terms and types.
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Repository Contact
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