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Aloysius G. Weimer research material, 1933-1942

Weimer, Aloysius G., 1899-

Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 23 Items, (on 3 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Materials regarding American artists in Munich, Germany.
Reel X2: Typescript of Weimer's PhD. dissertation submitted to University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, 1940, entitled "The Munich Period in American Art."
Reels 1285 & 3480: 22 letters received by Weimer in response to his research inquiries for his dissertation, including letters from Arthur Covey, William Couper, Arthur Garfield Learned, Magda Heuermann, Louis Mayer, William Robinson Leigh, Joseph Henry Sharp, and Wellington Jarard Reynolds; and one clipping on William Couper.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art historian; Michigan.


6 letters were inadvertently not microfilmed on reel 1285. These were later microfilmed, along with a clipping, on reel 3480.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reel X2: Original returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels X2, 1285, 3480 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

Aloysius G. Weimer research material, 1933-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.