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Alice Graeme Korff papers, [ca.1938]-1941

Korff, Alice Graeme, 1904-1975

Art critic


Collection Information

Size: 0.3 Linear feet

Summary: Two letters of introduction from Forbes Watson; 2 letters from Alfred Stieglitz relating to Korff's review of an exhibition by Georgia O'Keeffe, 1938; a scrapbook of her articles and reviews; and reference catalogs and clippings filed under the letter "A."

Biographical/Historical Note

Art critic; Washington, D.C. Wrote for The Washington Post under the byline Alice Graeme. Korff also was an administrator for the New Deal's short-lived Public Works of Art Project headed by Forbes Watson.


Donated 1992 by Mrs. William H. Boardman, Jr., daughter of Alice Graeme Korff.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Alfred Stieglitz letters: Originals retained by the donor.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Alfred Stieglitz letters are photocopies.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Alice Graeme Korff papers, [ca.1938]-1941. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.