Clare Ferriter papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.ferrclar
Creators:
Ferriter, Clare, 1913-1994
Dates:
1931-1978
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 Linear foot
(445 items)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence; photographs of her work; two scrapbooks; exhibition catalogues; her master's thesis on egg tempera painting (Stanford Univ., 1936); rotogravure newpaper pages with illustrations by her; and a cassette tape of her remarks at a 1977 portrait unveiling.
Scope and Contents
The correspondence concerns religious art exhibitions, local art organizations, the Art in Embassies program, Artists Equity Association (D.C. chapter), Franz Bader, the preparation of a Robert Kennedy memorial volume, and other topics.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, collagist, graphic artist, and teacher (Washington, D.C.). Born in North Dakota, Ferriter did graduate work at Stanford University and taught at Catholic University. She is a former president of the D.C. chapter of the Artists Equity Association. Ferriter died December 31, 1994.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1979 by Clare Ferriter.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
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Repository Contact
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