Horatio W. Shaw papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.shawhora
Creators:
Shaw, Horatio W., 1847-1918
Dates:
1880-1975
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(41 items on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Thirty letters written by Shaw while studying with Thomas Eakins at the Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts to his wife Susan; some from Kid Stephens, R. Swain Gifford, C. Few Seiss, Thomas Anshutz, and [James E.?] Kelly; two articles about Shaw by his nephew Wilfred B. Shaw; exhibition catalogs, including one from a retrospective show of Shaw's works in 1940; correspondence of Perry T. Rathbone relating to Shaw, including some biographical information.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and draftsman; Michigan.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 1197 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Mostly photocopies and typescripts.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated, 1960 and 1974, Detroit Institute of Art and University of Michigan.

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, Modern -- 19th century -- History -- Michigan Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Michigan Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Draftsmen (artists) -- Michigan Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Rathbone, Perry Townsend, 1911-2000 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Seiss, C. Few Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Shaw, Wilfred B., b. 1881 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stephens, Kid Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Anshutz, Thomas Pollock, 1851-1912 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Gifford, R. Swain (Robert Swain), 1840-1905 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Kelly, James Edward, 1855-1933 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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