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Olaf Carl Seltzer papers, 1926-1935

Seltzer, O. C., 1877-1957


Collection Information

Size: 1 Reel, ca. 75 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Ca. 75 illustrated letters to Dr. Philip G. Cole from Seltzer.

Biographical/Historical Note

Western painter, illustrator; Great Falls, Mont. Born in Copenhagen, Denmark. Came to U.S. at 14 years. Followed in the style of Charles M. Russell.


Microfilmed 1984 along with other selected art related papers from the Gilcrease Institute.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in: Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art, Tulsa, Oklahoma.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3281 (frames 7-74) available at Archives of American Art offices, the Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.

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

Olaf Carl Seltzer papers, 1926-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.