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Amy Jones papers, circa 1930-1990

Jones, Amy, 1899-1992

Muralist, Painter


Collection Information

Size: 3.5 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence, teaching notebooks, notes and lectures, exhibition files, photographs, works of art, scrapbooks, printed material, and audio visual material pertaining to the work of mural painter, Amy Jones.

Biographical/Historical Note

Amy Jones (1899-1992) was a painter, mural painter, and WPA artist in Saranac Lake, New York.


Donated 1985 by Amy Jones and in 2015 by Lucy Jones Berk, Amy Jones' daughter.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3814 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

A sketchbook, three scrapbooks, undated and 1937-1943, pertaining to Jones's murals done for the Treasury Department's Section of Fine Arts, and printed material available on 35mm microfilm reel 3814.

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.

How to Cite This Collection

Amy Jones papers, circa 1930-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.