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Hilaire Hiler articles and letter, 1936-1939

Hiler, Hilaire, 1898-1966

Muralist, Interior designer, Designer, Author


Collection Information

Size: 5 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Three articles by Hiler: "The Aquatic Park Murals", November 5, 1938; "Color in Architecture", and "An Approach to Mural Decoration"; a letter from Hiler to Joe Allen, State Supervisor, Federal Art Project, San Francisco; and an annoucement of a seminar on color directed by Hiler.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mural painter, designer, decorator, writer.


Lent for microfilming 1965 by Lewis Ferbrache.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel NDA 18 available for use 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

Hilaire Hiler articles and letter, 1936-1939. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.