Washington Society of Landscape Painters records, 1917-2000

Washington Society of Landscape Painters, est. 1919
Artists group
Washington, D.C.

Collection size: 1.0 linear foot

Collection Summary: The records of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters (WSLP) measure 1 linear foot and date from 1917 to 2000. The collection documents the activities of the society through scrapbooks, general records, printed matter, correspondence, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note: The Washington Society of Landscape Painers is an art society based in Washington, D.C. Organized in 1919, it is one of the oldest artists organization in the Mid-Atlantic region.

Gift of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters, via its past historian and archivist, 1999 and 2004.

Funding for the digitization of this collection was provided by The Walton Family Foundation and the Terra Foundation for American Art.

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