Armistead Peter, Jr. papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, 1920-1925

Peter, Armistead, b. 1870 d. 1960
Active in Washington, D.C.

Collection size: 12 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Scattered correspondence between Armistead Peter, Jr. and Paul Wayland Bartlett regarding family matters and a gift of a bronze eagle, 1920-1925; and printed materials, including newsclippings and a program about Bartlett's statue of Benjamin Franklin, 1921, and two published articles about Bartlett, 1923 and 1925 (one is in French).

Biographical/Historical Note: Armistead Peter, Jr. was the father of Armistead Peter III, who was married to Caroline Ogden-Jones Peter, daughter of Suzanne Bartlett and stepdaughter of sculptor Paul Wayland Bartlett.

Lent for microfilming by The Tudor Place Foundation, Inc. in 1994 along with the Paul Wayland Bartlett papers, and papers of Suzanne Bartlett and Caroline Ogden-Jones relating to Paul W. Bartlett (each group has been cataloged separately). The Tudor Place Foundation, Inc. inherited these papers in 1984 with the estate of Armistead Peter III of Tudor Place.

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  • Microfilm reel 4903 (fr. 1143-1186) available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
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