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Marian W. Sinton papers, 1962-1971

Sinton, Marian W., 1894-1980



Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Thirty-nine letters, mostly thank-yous, to Sinton from mainly San Francisco Bay Area artists Carlo Anderson, Bella T. Feldman, Nathan Oliviera, Henri Marie Rose, Louis Siegriest, Wayne Thiebaud, Beth Van Hoesen and others; and a clipping dated September 16, 1967, about the poetry of Kenneth Patchen.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collector; Hillsborough, Calif.


Donated 1985 by Ruth Steiner, daughter of Marian Sinton. The material formed part of a larger collection of prints and drawings from the estate of the late Mr. and Mrs. Edgar Sinton and donated to the Achenbach Foundation for the Graphic Arts, California Palace of the Legion of Honor (Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco).

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3646 available at Archives of American Art offices on microfilm only.

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

Marian W. Sinton papers, 1962-1971. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.