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Oscar E. Berninghaus papers, 1895-1961

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



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.


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.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

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

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels SW1 and SW2 available at Archives of American Art offices 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

Oscar E. Berninghaus papers, 1895-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.