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Ada Clendenin Williamson papers, 1890-1957

Williamson, Ada Clendenin, 1880-1958

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 2.5 Linear feet, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, notes, printed material, clippings, photographs, writings, diaries, and sketches documenting Williamson's travels to Europe on a Cresson Scholarship, and professional career.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; West Chester, Pennsylvania.


Microfilmed in 1987 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Chester County Historical Society.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 4018-4019 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan, at the Free Library of Philadelphia, and at the Chester County Historical Society.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Ada Clendenin Williamson papers, 1890-1957. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.