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Ernest L. Blumenschein letters and interview, 1945-1973

Ernest L. Blumenschein letters and interview, 1945-1973

Blumenschein, Ernest Leonard, 1874-1960

Painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 13 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: 11 letters from Blumenschein to Thomas Gilcrease, 1945-1953; a letter from Helen Blumenschein to Gilcrease, 1973; and a transcript of a radio interview of Blumenschein, 1958.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, illustator; Taos, N.M.

Provenance

Microfilmed 1984 along with other selected art related papers from the Gilcrease Institute.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in: Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3281 available at Archives of American Art offices, the Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, 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

Ernest L. Blumenschein letters and interview, 1945-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.