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Amy Jones papers, circa 1930-1990

Jones, Amy, 1899-1992

Muralist, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 3.5 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of painter, muralist, and educator Amy Jones measures 3.5 linear feet and date from 1910s-2015, with the bulk of the records dating between 1930s-1992. The papers document Jones' career through biographical material, several recorded interviews and talks, correspondence, subject files, printed material, photographs, artwork, and scrapbooks.

Biographical/Historical Note

Amy Jones (Frisbie) (1899-1992) was a painter, printmaker, sculptor, and art educator in New York.

Provenance

A portion of the collection was donated by Amy Jones in 1985, and the remainder was donated in 2015 by Lucy Jones Berk, Amy Jones' daughter.

Language Note

English .

Funding

The processing of this collection received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund, administered by the National Collections Program and the Smithsonian Collections Advisory Committee.