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Oscar E. Berninghaus papers, 1895-1961

Oscar E. Berninghaus papers, 1895-1961

Berninghaus, Oscar E. (Oscar Edmund), 1874-1952

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 450 items.

Summary: Correspondence, photographs, sketches, scrapbooks, news clippings, receipts for supplies. Most of his correspondence was with galleries (especially Noonan-Kocian Co. in St. Louis, Mo.), private collectors, associations, and other artists.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and designer.

Provenance

Shuler-Berninghaus collection microfilmed as part of the Art and Artists of New Mexico microfilm project of the Archives Division, State of New Mexico Records Center, June 1970. It was donated to the Records Center by Evelyn Shuler, daughter of Berninghaus's wife Winifred, October 1969.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the New Mexico State Records Center, Santa Fe.

Microfilm reels SW1 and SW2 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.