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Edith Emerson papers, 1839-1981, bulk 1894-1971

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Series 5: Subject Files , circa 1865-1955
0.9 Linear feet
Boxes 1-2

Subject files were maintained by Edith Emerson. Files may contain letters, notes, photographs, and printed material. Of note are subject files on Cecilia Beaux, Elizabeth Shippen Green Elliott, Thornton Oakley, Ruth St. Denis, the Moorestown Trust Company, the Philadelphia Art Alliance, "Song of Roland" illustrations, the WPA Women's Activities Division, the Writers and Illustrators Exchange, and other topics.
Files are arranged alphabetically by subject.
Description Container Select
Agnes Irwin School, 1920-1950
1
32
American Architecture, circa 1894-1940
1
33-35
Beaux Arts Institute of Design, Philadelphia Atelier of Mural Painting, 1932-1939
1
36
Cecilia Beaux, 1930-1942
1
37
Alison Mason Kingsbury Bishop , 1931
1
38
Margaret Hittle Chapin, undated
1
39
Cosmopolitan Club, 1930-1932
1
40
Elizabeth Shippen Green Elliott, 1865-1954
1
41-45
Berta and Elmer Hader, 1937-1955
2
1
Bertha E. Jaques, 1923-1940
2
2
Elsa Laubach Jemne, 1916-1943
2
3
Rockwell Kent, 1925
2
4
Charles Z. Klauder, 1938
2
5
Lake George- "Sylviana", 1939-1947
2
6
Mrs. Ferris J. Meigs, 1949
2
7
Mexico, 1929-1943
2
8-9
Mildred Stern Miller, 1911-1931
2
10
Moorestown Trust Co., 1925-1927
2
11
Musical Instruments, undated
2
12
Gertrude Norman, 1938
2
13
Thornton Oakley, 1933-1953
2
14
Philadelphia Art Alliance, 1924-1939
2
15-16
Philadelphia "Art Notes" (For American Magazine of Arts), 1930-1931
2
17
Katharine Rhoades, 1931-1935
2
18
"Song of Roland" Illustrations , circa 1938-1940s
2
19-20
Ruth St. Denis, 1941-1943
2
21
Treasury Department: Painting and Sculpture, 1935-1937
2
22
Edward Warwick, undated
2
23
Rebecca Whelan, 1950-1951
2
24
Works Progress Administration, 1935-1938
2
25
Writers and Illustrators Exchange, 1917-1918
2
26
Zettler Studios, N.Y. (Stained Glass), 1936
2
27

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