Hermann Dudley Murphy papers, circa 1878-1982

Murphy, Hermann Dudley, b. 1867 d. 1945
Active in Boston, Mass.

Collection size: 2.8 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of painter and frame maker Hermann Dudley Murphy measure 2.8 linear feet and date from circa 1878-1982. Found are biographical materials, correspondence, writings, personal business records, printed materials, a scrapbook, photographs, and original artworks, including sketchbooks.

Biographical/Historical Note: Hermann Dudley Murphy (1867-1945) was a painter and frame maker active in Boston, Massachusetts.

The collection was donated in 1985 by Alexander B. and Dudley D. B. Samoiloff, grandsons of Hermann Dudley Murphy.

Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.

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