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Frederick Warren Allen papers, 1933-1981

Allen, Frederick Warren, 1888-1961

Sculptor, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 1 Microfilm reel, 59 items on partial microfilm reel

Summary: The microfilm Frederick Warren Allen papers contain biographical sketches; lists of works; correspondence; and a school paper, "27 Tavern Road: The Italian Studio," by his granddaughter, Laurel Beetham, describing his studio. Also included are a scrapbook of clippings; printed material; and photographs of Allen, his family, and his works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Frederick Warren Allen (1888-1961) was a sculptor and educator in Boston, Massachusetts. Allen was associated with the Boston School of artists and taught sculpture at the School of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston.


Lent for microfilming by Agnes Allen, 1981.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 2329 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

Frederick Warren Allen papers, 1933-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.