Archives of American Art

Louis McClellan Potter papers

Collection ID:
Potter, Louis McClellan, 1873-1912
Physical Description:
1.6 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Letters to Potter; an address book; calling cards; sales receipts; legal agreements and copyright certificates; a palm reading of Potter's hand; published and unpublished writings about Potter; a typescript, A GLIMPSE OF TUNIS and poems by Potter; photograph albums of northern Africa and Point Loma, California; miscellaneous photographs of Potter, his studios and works of art; exhibition catalogs, clippings, magazines, and other printed material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Sculptor, etcher; New York, N.Y. Died in Seattle, Washington.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
The donor, Lois Potter Hundsdorfer, is a descendant of Potter.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Sculpture, Modern -- New York (State) -- New York Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- New York (State) -- New York -- Interviews Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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