Mary Elma Kindred McLeary scrapbook concerning her son Kindred McLeary, 1940-1955

McLeary, Mary Elma Kindred
Active in Weimer, Tex.

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (1 v. on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Scrapbook pertaining to Kindred McLeary containing clippings about his mural series "Scenes of New York" in the Madison Square Post Office, New York City, and in the State Department Building, Washington, D.C.; letters to Mrs. McLeary about Kindred; a catalog and clippings about Kindred's memorial exhibition, October 24, 1949; photographs of Kindred McLeary, and of his studio in Pennsylvania; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note: Mother of Kindred McLeary and wife of Dr. Samuel Barrie McLeary of Weimer, Texas. Formerly, Mary Elma (Mamie) Kindred.

Scrapbook was donated to General Services Administration by Mary Elma Kindred McLeary, mother of Kindred McLeary, and then transferred from GSA to the Archives of American Art.

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