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Eliot Fitch Bartlett papers, 1930-1981

Bartlett, Eliot Fitch, 1918-1992

Curator

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear feet

Summary: The papers of volunteer curatorial assistant Eliot Bartlett measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1930 to 1981. The papers include correspondence, financial material, writings, photographic material, and printed material.
Correspondence consists of letters concerning Bartlett's art-related activities and his interest in various artists including Mary Ogden Abbott, Amy Cross, George Dergalis, Lilian Westcott Hale, and Arthur J. Stone. Financial material includes four receipts and price lists. Writings includes a docent speech for an exhibition. Photographic material consists of a single slide of the painting "Tulips" by Amy Cross. Printed material includes clippings, exhibition and auction announcements, catalogs and programs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Eliot Fitch Barteltt (1918-1992) was a volunteer curatorial assistant at the DeCordova Museum in Lincoln, Massachusetts during the 1970s.

Provenance

The papers were donated by Eliot Fitch Bartlett.