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Edsel M. Cramer papers, 1940-1980

Cramer, Edsel M., 1924-



Collection Information

Size: 2 microfilm reels.

Summary: Biographical data; 5 letters received; clippings; a scrapbook regarding Cramer's portrait of Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, containing clippings, correspondence and photographs; a scrapbook of sketches and photographs of Cramer's paintings; sketches; a sketch of Cramer by Bill Rivers, 1946; photographs by Cramer and photographs of his work; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Houston, Texas.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1983 by Edsel M. Cramer.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Edsel M. Cramer after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 3353 & 3428 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; 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

Edsel M. Cramer papers, 1940-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.