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George D. Sack papers, 1912-1957

George D. Sack papers, 1912-1957

Sack, George D.

Collector

Collection Information

Size: 71 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Letters, photographs, sketches and drawings, scrapbooks and printed material.

REEL 2336: 22 illustrated greeting cards, notes, and letters from Joe Scheuerle to Sack and his family; 24 snapshots of Scheuerle, Charles M. Russell, and others; clippings about Russell; miscellaneous printed material; and a scrapbook, containing mostly clippings and printed material about Russell and his work, plus a letter from Scheuerle, a letter from the Charles M. Russell Memorial Committee, Great Falls, Mont., 4 photos of Russell, and miscellany.

REEL 2787: An unpublished catalog of 29 sculptures by Russell in Sack's collection; illustrated letters from Scheuerle to Mrs. Sack, and a letter from William S. Hart to Scheuerle; a letter from Ed Borein to Russell; and a photo-postcard of Scheuerle, with a note to Penelope ("Toots") from Scheuerle. Microfilm originally titled the Penelope Bradford papers.

Biographical/Historical Note

Collector.

Provenance

The donor and lender, Penelope Sack Bradford, is the daughter of George D. Sack.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reels 2336 & 2787 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

George D. Sack papers, 1912-1957. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.