Ruth O'Hara papers relating to her print collection

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.oharruth
Creators:
O'Hara, Ruth
Plaza Art Auction Galleries
Rains Galleries
Walpole Galleries
Dates:
1912-1951
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letters to Mrs. Louis Lowison from the firm of Robert Mussmann; letters from Robert Vonnoh and Harry Wicky; a letter to Adele Buckalter from John Taylor Arms; an auction sale receipt from The Walpole Galleries for prints bought by Mrs. Lowinson, mentioning bids for the same prints by Franklin Delano Roosevelt; priced auction and exhibition catalogs for The Walpole Galleries, Rains Galleries, Plaza Art Auction Galleries, Inc., Ernest Roth, and others; a photograph of Kerr Eby, John Taylor Arms and Mrs. Hay; and clippings and printed material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art dealer; New York City. Operated Ruth O'Hara Fine Art, 61 East 77th Street, New York City.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 2520 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Given by Ruth O'Hara through Kathleen Curley, 1982.

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
Art dealers -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art galleries, Commercial -- New York (State) -- New York Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Arms, John Taylor, 1887-1953 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Eby, Kerr, 1890-1946 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Lewis, Allen, 1873-1957 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Roth, Ernest David, 1879-1964 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Vonnoh, Robert William, 1858-1933 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Wickey, Harry Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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