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Albert Henry King papers, 1913-1963

Albert Henry King papers, 1913-1963

King, Albert Henry, 1900-1982


Collection Information

Size: 4 v. (on 6 microfilm reels)

Summary: Scrapbooks and a book. Scrapbooks, 3 v., 1913-1963, 1923-1961, and 1930's contains a career resume; biographical sketch; extracts from critics' writings; clippings; photographs; examples of advertising; letters (especially of appreciation from WPA employers); printed material relating to the WPA-Federal Art Project in California; miscellaneous WPA printed matter; and a few items about Louisa Etcheverry King. REEL LA 7: A book entitled MOSAIC AND ALLIED TECHNIQUES, by King for the Southern California WPA Project.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor; Los Angeles, Calif.


Scrapbooks lent for microfilming 1964 by Albert and Louisa King. Book on reel LA 7 lent for microfilming by Los Angeles Public Library.

Location of Originals

  • Reels LA 1-LA 2 & LA 4-LA 6: Originals returned to Albert and Louisa King after microfilming. Reel LA 7: Original returned to Los Angeles Public Library after microfilming.

Microfilm reels LA 1-LA 2, LA 4-LA 5 and LA 6-LA 7 available at Archives of American Art offices through interlibrary loan.

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