Leander A. Plummer papers, 1890-1914

Plummer, Leander A. (Leander Allen), b. 1857 d. 1914
Woodworker
Active in Lyme, N.H.

Collection size: 68 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Correspondence, including letters from Doll and Richards gallery and Frank W. Benson; two poems; an album containing photographs of Plummer's woodcarving and two sketches; two photographs of Plummer including one of him in his studio, in New Bedford, Mass, ca. 1906, and one of him outside his country home, Potomska Point, Dartmouth, Mass, ca. 1910; clippings and two oil sketches of Plummer, one by Frank Benson, and one by Joseph Lindon Smith.

Biographical/Historical Note: Woodcarver; Lyme, New Hampshire.

Lent for microfilming by Marianna and Anna Plummer, the daughters of Leander Plummer.

How to Use this Collection

  • Microfilm reel 634 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
  • The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
  • For more information on using the Archives’ resources, see the FAQ or Ask Us.