Archives of American Art

Irma Whitney papers

Collection ID:
Whitney, Irma, 1900-
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Scrapbooks of clippings. Most of the clippings are articles from the Boston Herald written by Whitney, and a few are clippings about other Boston area artists. In addition there are 4 letters, including one from Robert Vose, some biographical information and two catalogs, of the Rockport Art Association, Rockport, Massachusetts.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Art editor of the Boston Herald between 1938 and 1941.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 1034 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1970 by Ray Kierman, widower of Irma Whitney.

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
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