Pamela Colman Smith letters, 1896-1900

Smith, Pamela Colman, b. 1878 d. 1951
Painter, Illustrator, Designer
Active in N.Y.; U.K.

Collection size: 20 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Letters from Smith to "Bobby" and "Maysie", many illustrated, describing her activities and acquaintances, the sale of her art work, and a meeting with Howard Pyle. Includes transcription of the play "Henry Morgan."

Biographical/Historical Note: Illustrator; London, England. Studied in Philadelphia before returning to her native England. Born 1878. Died 1951.

Lent for microfilming 1987 by Bryn Mawr College, Special Collections.

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