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Janet Waring photographs, 1932

Janet Waring photographs, 1932

Waring, Janet, 1870-1941

Art historian

Collection Information

Size: 1.0 linear ft.$(on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Photographs of stencils, probably in connection with Waring's book EARLY AMERICAN WALL STENCILS (New York: Century House, 1937). Subjects of photographs include: stencilled interiors in 18th and 19th century houses in New England, New York, and Ohio; illustrations of the work of Moses Eaton, Jr., William Eaton, Ivers White, George Lord, Lambert Hitchcock, Jarred Johnson, Thomas Jefferson Gildersleeve, and others; and objects including chairs, trays, and decorative papers.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art historian; Yonkers, N.Y.

Provenance

Provenance unknown.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 927 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

Janet Waring photographs, 1932. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.