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Nell Choate Jones papers, 1924-1968

Nell Choate Jones papers, 1924-1968

Jones, Nell Hinton Choate, 1879-1981

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 linear ft. (545 items on 3 microfilm reels).

Summary: Correspondence, sketchbooks and drawings, printed material and photographs.

Reels 1003-1004: Correspondence includes 26 letters regarding Jones' career as artist, civic leader, and president of the National Association of Women Artists, and 1 letter each from Sen. Richard Russell and Orval E. Faubus to R.L. Carswell; biographical material; 115 clippings; 3 sketchbooks and 9 drawings; 45 catalogs and announcements; 21 lists of exhibits of the NAWA; miscellaneous papers; and a scrapbook containing ca. 110 clippings, announcements and other material.

Reel 1008: 105 photographs, mostly of Jones' work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Brooklyn, New York.

Provenance

Donated 1972 by Nell Choate Jones.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reels 1003-1004 & 1008 available at Archives of American Art offices and interlibrary loan.

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

Nell Choate Jones papers, 1924-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.