Archives of American Art

Janet Waring photographs

Collection ID:
Waring, Janet, 1870-1941
Physical Description:
1 Item
linear ft.{dollar}(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Photographs of stencils, probably in connection with Waring's book EARLY AMERICAN WALL STENCILS (New York: Century House, 1937). Subjects of photographs include: stencilled interiors in 18th and 19th century houses in New England, New York, and Ohio; illustrations of the work of Moses Eaton, Jr., William Eaton, Ivers White, George Lord, Lambert Hitchcock, Jarred Johnson, Thomas Jefferson Gildersleeve, and others; and objects including chairs, trays, and decorative papers.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art historian; Yonkers, N.Y.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 927 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Provenance unknown.

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 table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Decoration and ornament, Architectural -- Photographs Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Stencil work -- Photographs Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art historians -- New York (State) Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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