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Edward H. Potthast scrapbooks, 1912-1966

Potthast, Edward Henry, 1857-1927

Portrait painter, Illustrator, Landscape painter


Collection Information

Size: 80 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Scrapbooks containing newspaper clippings, catalogs, biographical information, bibliographical information, and correspondence.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait and landscape painter and illustrator; New York. Studied at Cincinnati Academy, in Paris, Munich, and Antwerp.


Lent for microfilming 1968 by Mrs. John A. Blackburn and Mrs. George Weidman.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lenders, Mrs. John A. Blackburn and Mrs. George Weidman, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel N738 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

Edward H. Potthast scrapbooks, 1912-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.