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Ammi Phillips papers, 1958-1959

Phillips, Ammi, 1788-1865

Folk artist, Portrait painter


Collection Information

Size: 2 Volumes, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Scrapbook pages containing research notes regarding primitive American art; articles on early American artists, or limners, and their works; research material regarding Ammi Phillips.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait painter and folk artist; New York (State)


Lent for microfilming 1968 by the Museum of Early American Folk Arts.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, the Museum of Early American Folk Art, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel N68-21 available at Archives of American Art offices and 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

Ammi Phillips papers, 1958-1959. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.