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George Russell Shaw papers, 1877-1975

Shaw, George Russell, 1848-1937



Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: 34 pocket notebooks containing architectural sketches and notes, sketches of birds, chess notes, lists of names, expenses and other notes; a sketchbook kept in 1901; a printed obituary notice; and two letters.

Biographical/Historical Note

Architect; Boston, Mass. Died 1937.


Donated 1975 by Sarah Quinan Shaw Johnson, granddaughter of Shaw.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1120-1121 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 Russell Shaw papers, 1877-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.