Bradley Walker Tomlin papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.tomlbrad
Creators:
Tomlin, Bradley Walker, 1899-1953
Dates:
1910-1967
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
430 Items
(on 1 microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Correspondence mostly with family members, including letters from Tomlin while in Paris, London, and New York, 1924-1929; exhibition catalogs and announcements; illustrations for children's books and magazine covers; sketches; photographs, including some of Frank London, Antoinette Schulte, Sylvia Pedlar, Robert Motherwell, and Herbert Ferber; miscellaneous professional papers; three statements of policy regarding united action by painters, including "Declaration to the American Avant-Garde Painters by Georges Mathieu," October 1952; and miscellaneous printed material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, illustrator; Woodstock and Syracuse, N.Y.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 19 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
A portion of the original materials microfilmed was returned to the lenders/donors after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent and donated 1970 by Lila Tomlin Northrup, Earl H. Tomlin, and Marguerite Dockstader, Tomlin's sisters and brother. Ca. 100 items were subsequently given.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Patrons must use microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Abstract expressionism -- New York (State) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- History -- New York (State) Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Illustrators -- New York (State) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ferber, Herbert, 1906-1991 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
London, Frank Marsden, 1876-1945 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Motherwell, Robert Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Pedlar, Sylvia, 1901-1972 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schulte, Antoinette E., 1897-1981 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Mathieu, Georges, 1921 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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