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Jerome Myers papers, 1911-1943

Myers, Jerome, 1867-1940

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 300 Items

Summary: Correspondence; notes; illustrations; manuscript; photographs; scrapbook; exhibition catalogs; and a bibliography.
Correspondence; notes on various artistic subjects; illustrations of paintings and etchings; a manuscript of Myers's, "Artist in Manhattan"; photographs of his work; and a scrapbook.
Exhibition catalogs; chronological account of his life including bibliography and list of one-man shows (14 pages); book of reproductions of Meyers's work; "Arts and Decoration" (March, 1913) mentioning Myers; and one clipping. Also included are clippings and exhibition catalogs relating to Ethel Myers, his wife.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jerome Myers (1867-1940) was a painter, etcher, and writer from New York, N.Y.


Material on reel N68-7 lent for microfilming 1968 by Mrs. Virginia Downes, daughter of Jerome Myers; material on reel 75 donor is unknown.

Related Materials

Additional papers may be found in the Delaware Art Museum.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reel N68-7: Originals returned to Mrs. Virginia Downes after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels N68-7 & 75 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

Jerome Myers papers, 1911-1943. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.