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A Finding Aid to the Mary Butler papers, 1853-1946, (bulk 1884-1946)

Mary Butler papers, 1853-1946, (bulk 1884-1946)

Butler, Mary, 1865-1946

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.6 linear ft.

Summary: Found within the papers are biographical material, correspondence, and records relating to Butler's long participation in the Fellowship of the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Also found are notes and writings, a scrapbook, printed material, and photographs of Butler, her friends, her studio in Ogunquit, Maine, her landscape paintings, and exhibition installations.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Philadelphia, Pa.

Provenance

Donated 2005 by Rachel Armstrong, Mary Butler's niece.