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Irma Whitney papers, 1938-1970

Whitney, Irma, 1900-1987



Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Scrapbooks of clippings. Most of the clippings are articles from the Boston Herald written by Whitney, and a few are clippings about other Boston area artists. In addition there are 4 letters, including one from Robert Vose, some biographical information and two catalogs, of the Rockport Art Association, Rockport, Massachusetts.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art editor of the Boston Herald between 1938 and 1941.


Donated 1970 by Ray Kierman, widower of Irma Whitney.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 1034 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

Irma Whitney papers, 1938-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.