Nell Choate Jones papers, 1924-1968

Jones, Nell Hinton Choate, b. 1879 d. 1981
Active in Brooklyn, N.Y.

Collection size: 0.4 linear ft. (545 items on 3 microfilm reels).

Collection Summary: Correspondence, sketchbooks and drawings, printed material and photographs.

Reels 1003-1004: Correspondence includes 26 letters regarding Jones' career as artist, civic leader, and president of the National Association of Women Artists, and 1 letter each from Sen. Richard Russell and Orval E. Faubus to R.L. Carswell; biographical material; 115 clippings; 3 sketchbooks and 9 drawings; 45 catalogs and announcements; 21 lists of exhibits of the NAWA; miscellaneous papers; and a scrapbook containing ca. 110 clippings, announcements and other material.

Reel 1008: 105 photographs, mostly of Jones' work.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Brooklyn, New York.

Donated 1972 by Nell Choate Jones.

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