Walter Tandy Murch papers, 1880-1970

Murch, Walter Tandy, b. 1907 d. 1967
Active in New York, N.Y.

Collection size: 8.2 linear feet

Collection Summary: The papers of New York City still life painter and art instructor Walter Tandy Murch date from 1880-1970 and measure 8.2 linear feet. Found within the papers are biographical materials, four diaries, correspondence with colleagues and family members, personal business records, exhibition files, notes and writings, two sketchbooks and additional art work, printed material, and photographs of Murch, family members, and art work.

Biographical/Historical Note: Walter Tandy Murch (1907-1967) was a painter from New York, N.Y.

The Walter Tandy Murch papers were donated by the artist's widow, Katharine Scott Murch, in 1969.

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In 1967-1968, Murch loaned correspondence, notes, sketchbooks, clippings, exhibition catalogs, and photographs for microfilming on reels N707, N708, N713, and N68/5. This material is not described in the container listing of this finding aid.