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Dodge Macknight papers, 1888-1950

MacKnight, Dodge, 1860-1950

Painter, Watercolorist


Collection Information

Size: 18 Items, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: An essay, "The Canyon Country of Utah"; correspondence; a scrapbook of clippings; two exhibition catalogs; three photographs of Macknight; and the first of a limited edition of DODGE MACKNIGHT, WATER COLOR PAINTER, by Desmond Fitzgerald, 1917.

Biographical/Historical Note

Watercolorist, painter; Sandwich, Mass. During the 1920's Vose Gallery, Boston, sold out every one of MacKnight's paintings. He also used the name W. Dodge Macknight.


Lent for microfilming 1980 by Mr. and Mrs. George W. Bruce, the niece of Dodge Macknight.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Mr. and Mrs. George W. Bruce after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 1902 available 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

Dodge Macknight papers, 1888-1950. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.