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Paul Feeley papers, 1911-1972

Feeley, Paul, 1910-1966

Muralist, Portrait painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 7 Reels, ca. 2.0 linear ft. (on 7 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, a diary, photographs, writings, exhibition catalogs, and sketchbooks.
REEL D301: Six sketchbooks, 1927-1935.
REELS 442-447: 836 letters to Feeley from friends and colleagues; a 53-page diary, 1964; notes; two stories and a song; sketchbooks; photographs of Feeley, his work, and his students at Cooper Union Art School; 143 exhibition catalogs; and clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Mural painter, portrait painter, teacher; North Bennington, Vt. Taught at Bennington College. Also known as Paul Terence Feeley.


Lent 1967-1972 by Helen Feeley Wheelwright, Paul Feeley's widow.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender, Helen Feeley Wheelwright, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels D301 and 442-447 available for use 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

Paul Feeley papers, 1911-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.