Willet, Henry Lee,
Stained glass artist
Collection size: 10.1 linear ft. (on 11 microfilm reels)
Collection Summary: Biographical material; photographs; correspondence; printed material; writings; financial material and scrapbooks.
REEL P5: Material relating to William and Anne Lee Willet and stained glass including, articles and clippings; photographs; and letters.
REELS 3786-3795: Files containing biographical material on the Willet family and staff members of the Willet Studios; correspondence regarding commissions and studio business; transcripts of interviews, 1962-1983; lecture notes and writings; financial records, 1899-1980, including contracts and ledgers, and cash books; art works; a scrapbook of clippings, 1921-1936; loose clippings, magazine articles, newsletters, programs and brochures; photographs of Willet, his staff, Willet Studios, and of works in stained glass; and miscellaneous materials.
Biographical/Historical Note: Stained glass artist, lecturer; Philadelphia, Penn.
Material on reel P5 lent for microfilming, 1954, by the Free Library of Philadelphia. Material on reels 3786-3795 donated, 1984, by E. Crosby Willet as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.
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