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Alphaeus Cole diary, 1930

Alphaeus Cole diary, 1930

Cole, Alphaeus Philemon, 1876-1988

Item Information

Title: Alphaeus Cole diary

Date: 1930

Physical Details: Diary : 1 v. : handwritten ; 16 x 10 cm.

Description: Short, one-page entries in which Cole records his daily interactions with friends and family including his father, engraver Timothy Cole, and his wife, sculptor Margaret Ward Cole ("Madge"); his visits to the Salmagundi Club, the Allied Artists of America, and teaching at Cooper Union; and descriptions of the paintings he is working on, primarily portraits.

Blank pages not scanned.

This is one of 70 diaries in the Alphaeus P. Cole papers kept by Cole between 1889-1982.

Creator: Cole, Alphaeus Philemon, 1876-1988

Forms part of: Alphaeus P. Cole papers, 1885-1988

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Alphaeus Cole diary, 1930. Alphaeus P. Cole papers, 1885-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 14149