Alice Frye Leach papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.leacalic
Creators:
Leach, Alice Frye, 1857-1943
Dates:
1870-1937
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.7 Linear feet
(26 items on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An unpublished biographical sketch written by Leach's daughter Catherine Leach; photocopies of exhibition catalogs, 1935 and 1937; a photograph of Leach at her easel, 1938; photographs of her paintings, annotated by her daughter, and of her home in Chesnut Hill, Massachusetts, which she designed; 2 pencil sketches of her daughters; 4 watercolor sketches of a home she designed in Brookline, Mass.; an unfinished portrait on canvas of her brother James Albert Frye; a reproduction of a portrait of G. Helen Crowell; and miscellaneous items.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and architect, Boston, Mass. Studied at the Boston Museum of Fine Arts School and was a member and one of the founders of the Copley Society, in Boston.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3092 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Exhibition catalogs: are photocopies
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donors, Catherine and Elizabeth Leach, are daughters of Alice Frye Leach.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Architects -- Massachusetts -- Boston Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Massachusetts -- Boston Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Architecture, Domestic Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women architects Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women painters Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Leach, Alice Frye, 1857-1943 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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