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Morris Graves papers, 1932-1963

Graves, Morris, 1910-2001



Collection Information

Size: 100 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: 44 personal letters to Merita Mills from Graves, 1932-1937, and 3 letters to his sister, Celia, 1935-1936; photographs of Graves, his family, an unidentified woman, and a painting, "Millenium Light"; notes and writings; printed material; and clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Washington.


Lent for microfilming 1975 by Margaret Pomeroy Hoover.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Margaret Pomeroy Hoover, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 909 available for use only at Archives of American Art offices.

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

Morris Graves papers, 1932-1963. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.