Lillian E. Travis papers relating to William Glackens and Charles Prendergast, 1917-1984, bulk 1930-1984

Travis, Lillian, b. 1886 d. 1961
Artists' model, Student
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.2 linear feet

Collection Summary: The Lillian E. Travis papers relating to William Glackens and Charles Prendergast measure 0.2 linear feet and date from 1917-1984. The majority of the collection consists of photographs of William Glackens, his family, and friends, Charles and Maurice Prendergast. The papers also include Ira Glackens's letters to Marion Travis and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note: Lillian E. Travis (1886-1961) lived in New York and was a colleague of Edith Dimock Glackens at the Art Students League. Travis modelled for William Glacken's painting, "The Shoppers."

The collection was donated to the Archives of American Art by Lillian E. Travis's granddaughter, Sarah Crawford Fox, in 2012.

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