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Frank Weitenkampf letters, 1889-1942

Frank Weitenkampf letters, 1889-1942

Weitenkampf, Frank, 1866-1962


Collection Information

Size: 1000 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters to Weitenkampf, mainly from artists and collectors concerning examples of their works in the library's collection.

Biographical/Historical Note

Curator; New York City. Chief of the Prints Division, New York Public Library.


Microfilmed 1956 by the Archives of American Art with other art-related papers in the Manuscript Division of the New York Public Library. Included in the microfilming project were selected papers of the Art Division and the Prints Division.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the New York Public Library, Manuscript Division.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel N3 (frames 230-1478) and N25 (frames 1369, 1381) available for use 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

Frank Weitenkampf letters, 1889-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.