Archives of American Art

William Woolsey Johnson photographs

Collection ID:
Johnson, William Woolsey, 1841-1927
[ca. 1920]
Physical Description:
9 Items
(on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Ten photographs by W.J. Groeninger of Baltimore.
Scope and Contents
Reel NKa2: Nine interior views of the home of Professor and Mrs. William Johnson, 909 St. Paul Street, Baltimore, Maryland. A portrait of William Walton Woolsey by Henry Inman is shown hanging in the dining room.
Scope and Contents
Reel 2814: One photograph of the interior of the Johnsons' home.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Math professor; Annapolis, Maryland. Johnson and his wife collected European faience and woodcarving.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels NKa 2 and 2814 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Reel NKa2, frame 573 In the custody of T.W. Johnson, Jr., 11 Acton Place, Annapolis, Maryland.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donor, Winslow Ames, initially lent 9 photographs for microfilming, though later added another photograph and gave all 10 photographs to the Archives. At this time, he requested one of the original 9 photographs be sent to T.W. Johnson, Jr. of Annapolis, the Johnsons' grandson, as a souvenir.

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
Art -- Collectors and collecting Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interior decoration Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Groeninger, W. J. Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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