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James Wilfrid Kerr papers, 1918-1984

Kerr, James Wilfrid, 1897-1994

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 2 Linear feet, (partially microfilmed on 3 reels)

Summary: Biographical information; correspondence; photographs and slides of Kerr and his work; Mrs. Kerr' diary, 1963-1965; writings and notes; address and guest books; financial and business records; awards; two sketches by Kerr and two by his wife; and printed material. (Diary, guest and address books and some other material were not microfilmed).


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1984 by James Kerr. Ca. 1 foot of printed material was transferred to NMAA-NPG Library after microfilming.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 3380-3382 available for use only Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; 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

James Wilfrid Kerr papers, 1918-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.