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Alice Kellogg Tyler papers, 1871-1932, 1871-1898 (bulk dates)

Alice Kellogg Tyler papers, 1871-1932, 1871-1898 (bulk dates)

Tyler, Alice Kellogg, 1862-1900


Collection Information

Size: 1.1 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Journals and diaries, correspondence, exhibition catalogs, photographs (1871-1898), and sketches and etchings by Tyler and her husband, Orno James Tyler, document her Chicago work and her days as an art student in Paris.

Biographical/Historical Note

Alice Kellogg studied at the Academy of Fine Arts (later the Art Institute of Chicago) and in Paris at the Academie Julian and Colarossi in 1887-1889. She won distinction for her painting in the Paris Salon, the Paris Universal Exposition of 1889, and in Chicago's World's Columbian Exposition in 1893.


The donor and lender, JoAnne Wiemers Bowie, is the great-grandniece of Tyler.

Location of Originals

  • Reel 4183 (frames 471-952): Originals returned to the lender, JoAnne Wiemers Bowie, after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 4182-4183 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

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.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish, quote, or reproduce must be obtained from: JoAnne Wiemers Bowie, 1603 S.W. 2nd Street, Bentonville, Arkansas 72712

How to Cite This Collection

Alice Kellogg Tyler papers, 1871-1932, 1871-1898 (bulk dates). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.