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E. Boyd Smith diary, 1882-1886

Smith, E. Boyd (Elmer Boyd), 1860-1943

Art teacher, Painter, Printmaker, Portrait painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 1 Volume, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A journal, including clippings and drawings, kept by Smith as an art student in Paris, an itinerant portrait painter in the mid-west, and as an art teacher in Kansas City.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait painter, art instructor.


Lent for micofilming 1963 by Mr. and Mrs. Charles Wilding, West Hartford, Ct., whose relationship, if any, to Smith is unclear.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lenders.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D177 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

E. Boyd Smith diary, 1882-1886. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.