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Dates:
1910-1937
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Tanner, Henry Ossawa, 1859-1937
Dates:
1885-1909
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenrl
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the Henry O. Tanner letters to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Correspondence in this collection concerns the purchase of a painting by African American artist Henry O. Tanner for the Academy collection and the exhibition of Tanner's work. Letters from Robert Ogden to the Academy were written on Tann...

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Creators:
Mathews, Marcia M.
Dates:
1937-1969
bulk, 1963-1969
Size:
54 Items
Collection ID:
AAA.mathmarc
Repository:
Archives of American Art

The Marcia M. Mathews papers relating to Henry Ossawa Tanner consist of 54 items and date from 1937 to 1969, with the bulk of the materials dating from 1963 to 1969. The collection primarily consists of correspondence preceding Mathew's 1969 book Henry O. Tanner, American Artist and related printed material. REEL 64: 26 letters, January 21, 1966 t...

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Dates:
circa 1900-1930s
Level:
file
Size:
(See also Box 2, F1-F2)
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Dates:
circa 1890-1978
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 1, OV 5; 0.6 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This series contains Henry Ossawa Tanner's personal and professional correspondence, with the bulk of the letters dating after 1900 until his death in 1937. Found here are letters from members of the Tanner family, including his sisters Mary and Belle, several nieces, and one letter from Benjamin Tucker Tanner to Jessie Olssen Tanner. These letters...

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Dates:
1860s-1943
Level:
series
Size:
(Box 3, OV 5; 0.4 linear feet)
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art

Found here are numerous photographs of Tanner, his family, and friends. Included are several portraits of Tanner - a photograph of him on horseback as a young man, in his military uniform during WWI, and painting in his studio. Also found is a circa 1890 photograph of Tanner with other fellow students at the Académie Julian, and another dated circa...

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Dates:
circa 1897-1920
Level:
file
Collection ID:
AAA.tannhenr
Repository:
Archives of American Art
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Creators:
Alexander family
Dates:
1912-1985
Size:
1 Microfilm reel
Collection ID:
AAA.alexande
Repository:
Archives of American Art

This microfilm collection consists of the Alexander family papers relating to African American painter Henry Ossawa Tanner. The collection includes correspondence between Tanner and Raymond Alexander (1924-1937) and court documents concerning Tanner's legal action against the Bethel A.M.E Church. Included in the Sadie Aleander materials are persona...

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