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John and Monica Haley papers, 1927-1987

John and Monica Haley papers, 1927-1987

Haley, John Charles, 1905-1991

Sculptor, Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 0.6 linear ft. (on 3 microfilm reels)

Addition: 2.4 linear ft.

Summary: Correspondence, writings, photographs, and exhibition catalogs, much of it relating to Hans Hofmann.

Biographical/Historical Note

John: Painter, sculptor and educator. Monica: Art educator; San Francisco Bay Area, California. Haley studied with Cameron Booth and Hans Hofmann. He taught at the University of California at Berkeley with other "modernists" Worth Ryder, Hofmann, Erle Loran and Margaret Peterson. John Haley died in 1991; Monica in 1997.


Material on reel 1355 lent by John Haley, 1978. He and Monica donated the material on reels 4178-4179 in 1987; Monica donated the remainder in 1992.

Location of Originals

  • REEL 1355: Originals returned to John Haley after microfilming.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 1355 and 4178-4179 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

John and Monica Haley papers, 1927-1987. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.