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Bessie S. Callender papers, 1913-1953

Callender, Bessie Stough, 1889-1951



Collection Information

Size: 1,300 Items

Summary: Family letters and get well cards; Callender's passport, address book and "marriage" record book; FUN TOMORROW: THE STORY OF AN ARTIST AND AN ARTIST'S WAY OF LIFE, a biography of Callender by her husband, Harold Callender, 1953; personal photographs and photographs of works of art; a volume of poetry; a clipping; and a receipt.

Biographical/Historical Note



Transfer from the National Collection of Fine Arts, June 6, 1979.

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How to Cite This Collection

Bessie S. Callender papers, 1913-1953. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.