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A Finding Aid to the Morris Henry Hobbs papers, circa 1901-2014

Morris Henry Hobbs papers, circa 1901-2014

Hobbs, Morris Henry, 1892-1967

Etcher

Collection Information

Size: 3.7 linear feet

Summary: The papers of etcher Morris Henry Hobbs measure 3.7 linear feet and date from circa 1901-2014. His career as an artist in Chicago and New Orleans is documented through biographical material, correspondence, writings, professional files, printed material, photographs, artwork, and four sketchbooks.

Biographical/Historical Note

Morris Henry Hobbs (1892-1967) was an etcher in Chicago, Illinois and New Orleans, Louisiana.

Provenance

Donated in 2014 by Reed Isbell-Hobbs, widow of Morris Henry Hobbs' son William Hobbs.