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Ellerton and Edith Jetté research material on William S. Horton, 1967-1969

Ellerton and Edith Jetté research material on William S. Horton, 1967-1969

Jetté, Ellerton Marcel, 1899-1986

Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft. (12 items on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Typescripts, including excerpts of letters received from Horton's son, Colonel W. Gray Horton, writings on Horton by his son, reviews, articles and exhibition catalogs concerning Horton, and a London journal kept by the Jettés while doing research on Horton.

Also included are exhibition catalogs, an undated photograph of Horton, a Columbia University seminar report on Horton by Nicholas Fox Weber, and a letter to the Jettes from Weber concerning the report.

Biographical/Historical Note

The Jettés were amateur art historians; Sebec, Maine. William S. Horton was an American painter who lived and worked in Paris.

Provenance

Donated 1971 by Ellerton and Edith Jette.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 88 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

Ellerton and Edith Jetté research material on William S. Horton, 1967-1969. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.