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Caroline Ogden-Jones Peter papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, 1955-1965

Peter, Caroline Ogden-Jones, 1894-1965


Collection Information

Size: 1.5 Linear feet, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, lists, inventories, photographs and printed materials, 1955-1965, regarding Caroline Peter's distribution of Paul Wayland Bartlett's sculpture and manuscripts to museums, galleries, universities, and other institutions across the United States.

Biographical/Historical Note

Caroline Ogden-Jones Peter was the daughter of Suzanne Bartlett and her first husband Mahlon Ogden-Jones. Suzanne Bartlett later married sculptor Paul Wayland Bartlett. Caroline Peter inherited the work of Paul W. Bartlett upon her mother's death in 1954 and later distributed his work to various museums and institutions across the country.


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

Location of Originals

  • Originals in located at Tudor Place Foundation, Inc., Washington, D.C.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 4902-4903 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

Caroline Ogden-Jones Peter papers relating to Paul W. Bartlett, 1955-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.