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Adaline Kent papers, 1929-1961

Kent, Adaline Dutton, 1900-1957



Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot, (on 3 microfilm reels)

Summary: Written, printed and photographic material on Kent and her work; also, material concerning Kent's husband, the sculptor Robert Boardman Howard, and Kent's brother-in-law, the painter Charles Howard.
Reels 2041-2042: Kent's career resumes and personal documents; drafts of letters sent; business correspondence, invoices, receipts and price lists; lecture notes and other writings; six sketchbooks, one with notes, loose sketches, and a stage design; exhibition catalogs and announcements; and clippings and printed material; catalogs and business correspondence relating to Robert Boardman Howard; and printed material pertaining to Charles Howard.
Reel 2062: Photographs, 1929-1957, of Kent, her studio, exhibitions, works of art and source material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor; San Francisco, California.


The donor, Robert Boardman Howard, is Kent's husband.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Adaline Kent papers, 1929-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.