Ellerton and Edith Jetté research material on William S. Horton, 1967-1969

Jetté, Ellerton Marcel, b. 1899 d. 1986
Art historian
Active in Sebec, Me.

Jetté, Edith Kemper
Art historian
Active in Sebec,Me.

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (12 items on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Typescripts, including excerpts of letters received from Horton's son, Colonel W. Gray Horton, writings on Horton by his son, reviews, articles and exhibition catalogs concerning Horton, and a London journal kept by the Jettés while doing research on Horton.

Also included are exhibition catalogs, an undated photograph of Horton, a Columbia University seminar report on Horton by Nicholas Fox Weber, and a letter to the Jettes from Weber concerning the report.

Biographical/Historical Note: The Jettés were amateur art historians; Sebec, Maine. William S. Horton was an American painter who lived and worked in Paris.

Donated 1971 by Ellerton and Edith Jette.

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