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Anna Warren Ingersoll papers, 1910-1966

Anna Warren Ingersoll papers, 1910-1966

Ingersoll, Anna Warren, 1887-1980

Painter, Collector

Collection Information

Size: 1.7 linear ft. (on 4 microfilm reels)

Summary: Diaries, correspondence, writings and printed material regarding Ingersoll and Franklin Watkins.

Biographical/Historical Note

Artist, art collector; Philadelphia, Pa. Board member of the Philadelphia Museum of Art. She and her brother R. Sturgis Ingersoll, who was President of PMA, had a longstanding friendship with painter Franklin Watkins.


Microfilmed 1988-1989 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. Papers have been inherited by several members of the Ingersoll family.

Location of Originals

  • Reels 4153 & 4225: Originals in the possession of Paul Ingersoll.
  • Reels 4315-4316: Originals in the possession of Charles Ingersoll.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 4153, 4225, and 4315-4316 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.

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

Anna Warren Ingersoll papers, 1910-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.