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Ferdinand Howald papers, 1918-1973

Howald, Ferdinand


Collection Information

Size: 86 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: 60 letters received; a book of miniature photographs of, and catalogs and articles about, his art collection. Correspondents are Charles Daniel (owner of the Daniel Gallery, New York City), Daniel's associate Alanson Hartpence, and artists Charles Demuth, Oscar Bluemner, Rockwell Kent, Jacques Mouny, Georgia O'Keeffe, and Alfred Stieglitz.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collector.


Papers loaned by the Shawan family through the Columbus Gallery of Fine Arts.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm roll 955 available at Archives of American Art offices 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

Ferdinand Howald papers, 1918-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.