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Ellerton Jetté notebook on Walter Griffin, [ca. 1970-1973]

Jetté, Ellerton Marcel, 1899-1986

Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 1 Item, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A notebook entitled "Information about Walter Griffin, American Impressionist, 1861-1935," containing assorted pertinent material asssembled by Ellerton Jetté, including a twelve page biographical sketch of Griffin, letters to Griffin, honor and awards given Griffin, exhibition catalogs, and miscellany.


The donor, Mrs. Rupert Lovejoy, and her husband were evidently Portland, Maine art collectors who were approached by Jetté regarding their Griffin paintings, while Jetté was assisting in the organization of a Griffin retrospective at the Vose Galleries of Boston.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Location of originals unknown.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2814 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Mostly photocopies.

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 Jetté notebook on Walter Griffin, [ca. 1970-1973]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.