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Photograph album of Henry, Harry, and Olive Cowell, between 1890 and 1950?, from the Olive Thompson Cowell papers, [ca. 1950-1982]

Photograph album of Henry, Harry, and Olive Cowell, between 1890 and 1950?

Cowell, Olive Thompson, 1887-1984

Item Information

Title: Photograph album of Henry, Harry, and Olive Cowell

Date: between 1890 and 1950?

Physical Details: Photograph Album : 33 p. : b&w ; 30 x 23 cm.

Description: Photographs are of Olive Cowell, her husband Harry Cowell, and her stepson, the composer Henry Cowell, including several portraits of Henry seated at a piano. Based on style of dress and approximate ages of the three, these photos range from the 1930s to the 1950s.

One photo of the architect Lilian Bridgman is also included, this one appears to date from ca. 1890 based on her style of dress.

Creator: Cowell, Olive Thompson, 1887-1984

Forms part of: Olive Thompson Cowell papers, [ca. 1950-1982]

Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined

Citation: Photograph album of Henry, Harry, and Olive Cowell, between 1890 and 1950?. Olive Thompson Cowell papers, [ca. 1950-1982]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digital ID: 12996