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Clarence Holbrook Carter papers, 1900-1979

Clarence Holbrook Carter papers, 1900-1979

Carter, Clarence Holbrook, 1904-2000

Painter, Arts administrator

Collection Information

Size: 10.7 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on 6 reels)

Summary: Correspondence; diaries; business records; printed material; photographs; and miscellaneous items.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, designer, director of Federal Art Project; Cleveland, Ohio.


Material on reels NDA27 and N68-19 lent by Carter, 1964 and 1968; remainder donated by Carter, 1969-1979.

Location of Originals

  • Reels NDA 27 & N68-19: Originals returned to lender, Clarence Holbrook Carter, after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels NDA 27, N733-N734, N68-19, 85 & N70-40 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Clarence Holbrook Carter papers, 1900-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.