Archives of American Art

Florence Davies papers

Collection ID:
Davies, Florence
Physical Description:
2 Microfilm reels

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Writings and printed material.
Scope and Contents
REEL 2803: A handwritten copy of a talk given by Florence Davies at the Scarab Club in Detroit on December 28, 1962, at the time she was made an Honorary Life Member of the club.
Scope and Contents
REEL D133: Davies' column Detroit News Art Section, Jan. 5, 1930-Dec. 14, 1945.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art critic; Detroit, Michigan.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels D133 and 2803 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Reel D133: Originals returned to Florence Davies after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material on reel D133 lent for microfilming 1963 by Florence Davies. Material on reel 2803 donor is unknown.

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
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Art critics -- Michigan -- Detroit Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scarab Club Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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