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Orland Campbell papers, 1843-1977

Orland Campbell papers, 1843-1977

Campbell, Orland, 1890-1972

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 3.7 linear feet

Summary: Papers of Orland Campbell pertain to Campbell's career as a portrait artist and to a Gilbert Stuart portrait of Thomas Jefferson, owned, authenticated, and restored by Orland and his brother, Courtney Campbell. Includes:

biographical material, obituaries and condolences, business correspondence, ca. 1920-1970, subject files, research notes, tyescripts, sketchbooks and sketches, family papers, financial material, photographs of Campbell and works of art, thirteen scrapbooks, two books, and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait painter.

Provenance

Donated 1980 by Mrs. Elizabeth Wilson, widow of Orland Campbell.

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