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Frederick Hammersley papers, circa 1860-2009, bulk 1940-2009

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Diana Shenk, Jayna M. Josefson, and Ryan Evans
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Frederick Hammersley donated his papers to the Archives of American Art in nine accessions from 1974 to 2008. The Frederick Hammersley Foundation donated additional papers in 2012, 2015, and 2018 via Executive Director Kathleen Shields.
Related Materials
The Archives of American Art also holds the Tamara Webster papers relating to Frederick Hammersley.
Funding for the processing and digitization of this collection was provided by the Getty Foundation and the Frederick Hammersley Foundation.
Processing Information
Diana Shenk processed a portion of the papers in 2010 with funding provided by The Getty Foundation. In 2012-2013, a large addition to the papers was integrated, processed, and described by Jayna Josefson and the collection was scanned in its entirety with funding provided by the Frederick Hammersley Foundation. Additions from 2015 and 2018 were processed by Ryan Evans.