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Howard Logan Hildebrandt papers, 1890-1919

Hildebrandt, Howard Logan, 1872-1958

Painter, Landscape painter


Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet, (50 items on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters to Howard Hildebrandt's parents written by Hildebrandt and his wife Cornelia Ellis Hildebrandt, from New York and Paris, 1890-1911; photographs, apparently of the Hildebrandts and friends, with photos of one Hildebrandt portrait and a portrait signed and inscribed by Amadeo Roca; clippings on Hildebrandt's marriage and his work; a scrapbook, 1896-1919 on Pittsburgh art activities and containing photos of Hildebrandt's work and an untitled oil portrait of a man.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hildebrandt was a portraitist working in Pittsburgh and New York, and his wife, Cornelia Ellis Hildebrandt, was a miniature painter.


Donated 1969 by Mr. Francis Christy, relationship to Hildebrandt is not clear.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm roll 79 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

Howard Logan Hildebrandt papers, 1890-1919. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.