Frances Cranmer Greenman papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.greefrac
Creators:
Greenman, Frances Cranmer, 1890-1981
Dates:
1925-1957
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.4 Items
linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
36 personal and business letters received from artists, dealers, collectors, and friends, and one letter written by Greenman; the manuscript of Greenman's autobiography, HIGHER THAN THE SKY, 1954; eighteen exhibition catalogs and announcements; ca. 65 sketches and drawings in pencil, charcoal or ink, five lithographs, one gouache, a sketchbook of studies of the Rhine; 83 photographs of Greenman's works, among them 1 self-portrait and 1 portrait each of Dewey E. Albinson, George B. Bridgman, Howard Green, W. Elmer Schofield, and William Zorach ; and ca. 180 newspaper clippings. Among the correspondents are William Zorach, and his wife.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Critic, writer, portrait and figure painter; Minneapolis, Minn.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 855 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1958 by Frances Cranmer Greenman.

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.

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Art critics -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Sketchbooks Genre Form Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Albinson, Dewey, 1898-1971 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bridgman, George Brant, 1864-1943 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Green, Howard Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schofield, Walter Elmer, 1867-1944 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Zorach, William, 1887-1966 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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