Dorothy Edinger scrapbook

Collection ID:
Devaulchier, Dorothy, 1894-1970
circa 1900-1965
Physical Description:
0.1 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
A scrapbook compiled by Dorothy Edinger containing: letters from biologist Dr. Alfred C. Kinsey thanking Edinger for her participation in a research survey; annotated photographs of Edinger, her family, murals and portraits, some taken by Peter A. Juley and Son; a watercolor sketch of a floral study by Edinger; and newspaper clippings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Dorothy Edinger (1896-1970) was a painter and photographer's model in New York, San Francisco, Calif. and Paris, France. Edinger was married to the Vicount Devaulchier and was known as the Vicountesse Devaulchier.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 2010 by art historian and scholar D. Frederick Baker, Baker-Pisano Collection.

Using the Collection
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Keywords table of terms and types.
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Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kinsey, Alfred C. (Alfred Charles), 1894-1956 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peter A. Juley & Son Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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