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Georgia O'Keeffe printed material, 1905

Georgia O'Keeffe printed material, 1905

O'Keeffe, Georgia, 1887-1986

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1 v. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: 1905 yearbook, THE MORTAR-BOARD, from the Chatham Episcopal Institute, Chatham, Virginia, where O' Keeffe was a graduating senior. The yearbook contains illustrations by O' Keeffe.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; New Mexico. O' Keeffe married Alfred Stieglitz in 1924. She is best known for her modern paintings of southwestern landscapes, desert objects and flowers.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1975 by Susan Booker. Booker's great aunt was a classmate of O' Keeffe's.

Location of Originals

  • Original returned to Susan Booker after microfilming.

Microfilm reel 925 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.