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Albert Henry King papers, 1913-1963

King, Albert Henry, 1900-1982



Collection Information

Size: 4 Volumes, (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.

Language Note

English .

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.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm 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.

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

Albert Henry King papers, 1913-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.