Alice Brown Chittenden papers

Collection ID:
Chittenden, Alice Brown, 1859 or 60-1944
Physical Description:
0.8 Items
linear ft.(on 2 microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence; notebooks; drawings and sketches; financial logbook; scrapbook; exhibition catalogs; and photographs.
Scope and Contents
REEL 919: Correspondence; 2 school notebooks; 40 drawings and sketches; a financial logbook kept by Alice Chittenden; a scrapbook of clippings; and 6 exhibition catalogs.
Scope and Contents
REEL 950: 38 photographs of Chittenden's paintings and of her family, including some albumen cartes-de-visites; a photo album containing 125 photographs of her family and friends; 2 cased ambrotypes and 1 cased tintype of Chittenden as a child and 1 cased ambrotype and 1 cased tintype of her mother, Ann Miriam Green Chittenden, ca. 1860-1865.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; San Francisco, Calif.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 919 and 950 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1974 by Virginia Larribeau, granddaughter of Alice B. Chittenden.

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
Painting, American -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women painters -- California Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Chittenden, Ann Miriam Green Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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