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Daniel Garber papers, 1900-1958

Garber, Daniel, 1880-1958

Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 0.5 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Record of paintings; an etching register; register of paintings; 2 scrapbooks; and correspondence.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, printmaker; Philadelphia, Pa. One of the "New Hope" landscape painters, trained at the Cincinnati Art Academy before moving to Pennsylvania. Then studied with Anshutz at the Pennsylvania Academy, becoming a teacher there himself in 1909. Garber won many awards for his work and was the subject of a retrospective at the Academy in 1945. Died 1958.


Lent for microfilming 1985 by the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the possession of the Garber family.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3657 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Restrictions on Use

Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from: Garber Family, c/o Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Art, Broad and Cherry Sts., Philadelphia, Pa. 19102.

How to Cite This Collection

Daniel Garber papers, 1900-1958. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.