Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.paxsethe
Creators:
Paxson, Ethel, 1885-1982
Dates:
1903-1982
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.6 Linear feet
(on 1 microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Biographical material, including resumes, membership cards, and an award certificate; correspondence, including letters to her teacher, (Charlotte) Lilla Yale; writings, 1960 and 1976, including a manuscript "My Memories of Lilla Yale", 1976; a scrapbook of clippings and loose clippings; exhibition annoncements and catalogs; three books, MY LOVE AFFAIR WITH BRAZIL, 1970, EUROPE WITH PEN AND BRUSH: RIO REVISITED, 1975, and PARTING WORDS FROM ETHEL, 1982; photographs and an annotated photo album; and printed materials.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, sculptor, illustrator, block printer, writer, and teacher; Essex, Conn. Also known by Ethel Paxson DuClos, but rarely used this name professionally.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3832 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donor, Chester DuClos, is the widower of Ethel Paxson.

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
Painting, American Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women sculptors Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artists as authors Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scrapbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrators Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Printmakers Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Yale, Lilla, 1885-1929 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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