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Alice Stanley Acheson letter, 1944 March 2

Alice Stanley Acheson letter, 1944 March 2

Acheson, Alice, 1895-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1 item (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: A letter to "Miss Curtis", March 2, 1944, about paintings of Acheson's grandfather, John Mix Stanley, which were exhibited by the Smithsonian Institution.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, illustrator; Washington, D.C. Born 1895. Full name Alice Stanley Acheson; granddaughter of painter John Mix Stanley. Wife of Secretary of State Dean Acheson.

Provenance

This letter may have been received with the John Mix Stanley papers, lent by Acheson and microfilmed on reel 687. It is not on reel 687.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2786 available 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.

How to Cite This Collection

Alice Stanley Acheson letter, 1944 March 2. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.