Carl N. Schmalz Jr. papers
Personal papers of watercolorist and professor Carl N. Schmalz, Jr. include biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, writings and notes for lectures about art and artists, teaching files, exhibition files, personal financial records, loose printed material and a scrapbook of printed material, photographs of workshops and works of art, and …
Ben Norris memoir
An unpublished memoir written by Norris documenting his life. The manuscript begins with Norris' birth in 1910, including his childhood memories of California. He also describes in detail his education at Ponoma College, Harvard University and Sorbonne in Paris, as well as his teaching position at the University of Hawaii. Themes …
The life and art of Robert Swain Gifford / by Robert Swain Ross, Jr
Thesis (B.A.) - Princeton University, 1966.
Joan Combs Rudman papers
The papers of artist and teacher Joan Combs Rudman consist of interview transcripts, correspondence, photographs, articles, and exhibition catalogs assembled for a book project on twenty contemporary American women watercolorists. The project was never completed. Among the artists represented are Beverlee Ahlin (Mass.), Dorothy Barberis (N.J.), Carol Baliles (Va.), Marion …
Benjamin Rowland papers
Correspondence; writings and lectures; personal photographs and photographs of Rowland's art collection and of watercolors by him; sketches, paper cut-outs, and wax paper transfer sketches.
Leslie Powell papers
Photographs of Powell's work, exhibition lists; clippings; exhibition announcements; biographical information; press releases on Powell's autobiography, PAINTINGS FROM A LIFE'S JOURNEY; sketches; and letters concerning Powell's gift of paintings to the city of Lawton, Oklahoma and the Galerie Internationale exhibitions of his work.
John Absolon letter
A letter addressed to "Sir", accepting an offer of 100 pounds for his drawing.
Waldo Peirce letters
Letters to Capt. Sally Jane Davis, W.A.C., April 12-May 18, 1943, who was later instrumental in having Peirce's wife, Alzira, released from the service. The letters and accompanying envelopes also include watercolor sketches and verse.
Dixie Cooley papers
Five letters, to Michael Engel, Mary, and Mother, mostly about her poor health, with mention of exhibits and concern for her inability to paint because of her arthritis; three exhibition announcements; a press release; and two pages of sketches with notes for a watercolor.