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Frank L. Spradling papers, 1909-1979

Spradling, Frank, 1885-1972

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.8 Linear feet

Summary: 3 sketchbooks and several loose sketches; reproductions of art works; photos of Spradling, his wife, and works of art; price lists; letters received; printed material; notes on Spradling's work written by his wife; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note



Spradling's widow, Dorothy Spradling, donated these papers in 1974 and 1980.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Frank L. Spradling papers, 1909-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.