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Edward Hill sketches, 1888-1915

Hill, Edward Rufus, 1852-1908



Collection Information

Size: 88 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Sketches in pencil, ink, and watercolor, of woodland scenes and landscapes in New Hampshire, California, Oregon and Washington; studies of villages and activities of the Pueblo Indians in New Mexico; scenes of Italy, Switzerland, and England; and studies of animals.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; San Francisco, CA.


Mr. and Mrs. Ernest Colby of Portland, Oregon inherited the sketches from Mr. Colby's father, who had bought them from the Masonic Lodge to which both he and Hill belonged.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm roll 2842 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 Hill sketches, 1888-1915. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.