Pauline Winchester Inman papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.inmapaul
Creators:
Inman, Pauline Winchester, 1904-1990
Dates:
[undated] and 1932-1991
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
3 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Biographical material, correspondence, writings, files, art work, and printed material.
Scope and Contents
Included are curricula vitae; correspondence with family members, artists, and friends including Lauren Gunn, Allen Lewis, Catherine Sears, Lynd Ward and others, and relating to publication of her cousin Francis Knapp's experiences with the Tlingit of Alaska; correspondence of her sister Alice Winchester, after Inman's death, about donating her work and the Alaska material; Christmas cards from artist friends; notes on Inman's reactions to each work shown at an exhibition at the American Institute of Graphic Arts, 1932-1933, and on printmaking materials; a sketchbook; 2 prints, one possibly not by Inman;
Scope and Contents
artists' files on Grace Albee, John Taylor Arms, Bernard Brussel-Smith, Asa Cheffetz, Thomas Nason, Susie Thompson, Lynd Ward, Stow Wengenroth, Andrew Wyeth and others, containing exhibition information and printed material; files for magazine articles or illustrations by Inman on wood engraver Alexander Anderson, the Society of Graphic Artists, the Print Collector, and the Woodcut Society; and printed material including catalogs, clippings, illustrations, bookplates by Norman Kent, and Inman's 50th Reunion Book from Smith College.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Printmaker, author, illustrator, Conn. Studied wood engraving with Allen Lewis.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1991 by Alice Winchester, Inman's sister.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Prints, American -- 20th century Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Greeting cards Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists -- Connecticut Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sketchbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrators -- Connecticut Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers -- Connecticut Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Woodcutters (printmakers) -- Connecticut Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Davis, Charles H. (Charles Harold), 1856-1933 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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