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Betty Freeman papers, 1951-1969

Betty Freeman papers, 1951-1969

Freeman, Betty

Art historian, Author

Collection Information

Size: 1.2 linear ft. (on 2 microfilm reels)

Addition: 32 items

Summary: Research material on painters Clyfford Still (1904-1980) and Sam Francis (1923-1994), including correspondence, photographs, notes, and unpublished drafts of manuscripts.

Biographical/Historical Note

Writer, art historian; Beverly Hills, Calif.


Donated 1986, 2001 and 2002 by Betty Freeman.

Location of Originals

  • At the time that the letters were given to Betty Freeman, Clyfford Still held the original letters.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 4060-4061 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Patrons must use microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Betty Freeman papers, 1951-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.