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Henry Merwin Shrady papers, 1901-1972

Shrady, Henry Mervin, 1871-1922,


Collection Information

Size: 79 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: 28 letters to Shrady, mostly about his Ulyssses S. Grant monument in Washington, D.C., from Karl Bitter, Edward Penfield, Augustus Saint-Gaudens (photocopies), members of the Grant family, and others; 16 sketches; printed material, including 6 clippings and 12 magazine articles; and 17 photographs of Shrady and his work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor; Elmsford, New York.


Lent for microfilming by Henry M. Shrady, Jr., 1973.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Henry M. Shrady, Jr., after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 647 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

Henry Merwin Shrady papers, 1901-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.