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James Henry Moser papers, 1868-1968

James Henry Moser papers, 1868-1968

Moser, James Henry, 1854-1913

Landscape painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 1105 items (on 3 microfilm reels)

Summary: Biographical material, correspondence, diaries and journals, articles and stories, clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, price lists, printed material, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Illustrator and landscape painter; Washington, D.C. Born in Whitby, Ontario, Canada. Studied with J. H. Witt and C. H. Davis. Illustrated first published volume of UNCLE REMUS. Taught at the Corcoran Gallery of Art. Assistant Director of Knoxville, Tenn. Expo, 1910.


Lent for microfilming by Moser's daughter, Mrs. James Fetherolf, 1975.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm rolls 984-985 and 964 available 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

James Henry Moser papers, 1868-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.