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Elizabeth Olds papers, 1917-1976

Elizabeth Olds papers, 1917-1976

Olds, Elizabeth, 1896-1991

Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 3.0 linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters, writings, business records, printed matter, photographs and art works.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, printmaker and illustrator; New York City and Sarasota, Florida. Died 1991.


All material donated to Archives by Elizabeth Olds, January 6, 1978. 46 prints were transferred by the Archives to the National Museum of American Art January 1984.

Location of Originals

  • 46 prints transferred to National Museum of American Art, January 1984.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2976 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Elizabeth Olds papers, 1917-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.