Irma Whitney papers, 1938-1970

Whitney, Irma, b. 1900 d. 1987

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

Collection Summary: Scrapbooks of clippings. Most of the clippings are articles from the Boston Herald written by Whitney, and a few are clippings about other Boston area artists. In addition there are 4 letters, including one from Robert Vose, some biographical information and two catalogs, of the Rockport Art Association, Rockport, Massachusetts.

Biographical/Historical Note: Art editor of the Boston Herald between 1938 and 1941.

Donated 1970 by Ray Kierman, widower of Irma Whitney.

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