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Frederick J. Whiteman papers, [ca. 1939-]1989

Whiteman, Frederick J. (Frederick John), 1909-1997



Collection Information

Size: 0.1 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Biographical information; letters; photographs of Whiteman and his art works; drawings and notes from the two- and three-dimensional design courses created by Alexander Kostellow and Donald Dohner for Pratt Institute; and an extended résumé containing detailed biographical information and statements on art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Blue Bell, Pa. Was a founding member of the American Abstract Artists group and an instructor at Pratt Institute.


Microfilmed in 1989 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Frederick J. Whiteman after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 4230 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.

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

Frederick J. Whiteman papers, [ca. 1939-]1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.