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Armistead Peter, Jr. papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, 1920-1925

Peter, Armistead, 1870-1960



Collection Information

Size: 12 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Scattered correspondence between Armistead Peter, Jr. and Paul Wayland Bartlett regarding family matters and a gift of a bronze eagle, 1920-1925; and printed materials, including newsclippings and a program about Bartlett's statue of Benjamin Franklin, 1921, and two published articles about Bartlett, 1923 and 1925 (one is in French).

Biographical/Historical Note

Armistead Peter, Jr. was the father of Armistead Peter III, who was married to Caroline Ogden-Jones Peter, daughter of Suzanne Bartlett and stepdaughter of sculptor Paul Wayland Bartlett.


Lent for microfilming by The Tudor Place Foundation, Inc. in 1994 along with the Paul Wayland Bartlett papers, and papers of Suzanne Bartlett and Caroline Ogden-Jones relating to Paul W. Bartlett (each group has been cataloged separately). The Tudor Place Foundation, Inc. inherited these papers in 1984 with the estate of Armistead Peter III of Tudor Place.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in: The Tudor Place Foundation, Inc., Washington, D.C.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 4903 (fr. 1143-1186) available for use 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

Armistead Peter, Jr. papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, 1920-1925. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.