Robert Bruce Moyer papers
Five letters from Frederic Newlin Price, and an original 1952 Christmas card from M. Elizabeth Price. In the letters, Price offers advice about several of Moyer's paintings, and encourages him to continue developing his artistic talents.
Oral history interview with Sandy Relis
Interview of Sandy Relis conducted 1972 November 17, by Allen Schwartz, for the Archives of American Art.
Eliza Haldeman correspondence
Letters from Haldeman to her family describing her life as an art student in Philadelphia, and mentioning her friend Mary Cassatt. Three letters from Cassatt to Haldeman are also included.
Mary Cassatt correspondence with Emily Sartain
Fourteen letters from Cassatt to Emily Sartain and one letter from Sartain to Cassatt, discussing a trip the two were to take to Europe, as well as some mention by Cassatt of her artistic development in Spain and Italy. Dates on the correspondence are by an unknown hand and are …
Roswell Weidner papers
Resumes, awards, and a typescript of an interview of Weidner conducted by a University of Pennsylvania student in 1986, regarding Weidner's years with the Federal Art Project. The interview includes a discussion of Dox Thrash and the carborundum print. Also included are statements on art; talks delivered by Weidner regarding the …
Henry O. Tanner letters to the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts
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 …
Daniel Garber papers
Record of paintings; an etching register; register of paintings; 2 scrapbooks; and correspondence.
Morris Blackburn papers
Journals, letters, writings, business records, a scrapbook, printed material, and photographs. Thirty-seven journals, 1927, 1942-1979, containing daily entries on teaching, exhibitions, work in progress, artists and the Philadelphia art scene; letters concerning exhibitions and sales, including 30 from Franklin Watkins, and 15 from Louis Rist; writings; a file on Blackburn's involvement with the Public …
George Bacon Wood silhouette book
One volume of 85 silhouette portraits of Philadelphians by Wood, ca. 1860; and a letter from Henry B. Wood, Wood's son, listing the sitters in the silhouettes.
Alice Kent Stoddard photograph album
Photographs of 89 portraits and 2 landscapes by Stoddard, and of Stoddard at work on one of her last portraits. Also included is a group shot of unidentified young women, possibly students at Moore College of Art.