Bolton Coit Brown papers, 1882-1987, bulk, 1882-1936

Brown, Bolton, b. 1864 d. 1936
Educator, Author, Lithographer
Active in New York, N.Y.; Woodstock, N.Y.

Collection size: 1.7 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of lithographer, educator, and author Bolton Coit Brown measure 1.7 linear feet and date from 1882 to 1987 with the bulk of the material dating from 1882 to 1936. Found within the papers are biographical material; extensive personal correspondence with family members and friends; writings, including drafts of "Art of Art Study and Lithography Since Whistler"; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note: Lithographer, educator, and author Bolton Coit Brown (1864-1936) lived and worked in Woodstock and New York City, New York, and Stanford, California.

The Bolton Coit Brown papers were donated in 1987 and 1991 by Brown's granddaughter, Marian Sweeney. Brown's great granddaughter, Barbara Bandy, donated additional materials in 1989.

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The Archives borrowed Bolton Coit Brown papers held by Bryn Mawr College Library, Special Collections in 1990 and microfilmed them on reels 3654-3655 as part of the Archives' Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.