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Joe Scheuerle papers, 1895-1948

Scheuerle, Joseph, 1873-1948

Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 62 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Papers relating to Scheuerle's portrait paintings of Indians of Montana and other western states. Includes 20 letters received; 6 sketches; Christmas card and postcard designs; photographs; and clippings. Correspondents include Nancy C. Russell, Carlos Montezuma, and J.H. Sharp.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait painter, illustrator; Vienna, Austria and South Orange, N.J.


The lender, Thornton Boileau, is a collector of Scheuerle's portraiture.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Thornton Boileau, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 1185 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

Joe Scheuerle papers, 1895-1948. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.