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Joseph P. Birren papers, 1888-1890

Birren, Joseph P., 1864-1933

Painter, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 4 Items

Summary: An illustrated journal of a tour around the world, 1888-1890; two sketchbooks done in Paris, 1889-1890; and a pamphlet entitled, "Henry Birren, Joseph Birren: A family chronicle."

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter (Chicago, Ill.) Son of painter Henry Birren.


Lent for microfilming 1963 by Faber Birren, son of Joseph Birren.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel D109 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

Joseph P. Birren papers, 1888-1890. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.