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Raymond Steth papers, 1941-1989

Steth, Raymond, 1917-1997

Printmaker, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 0.5 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Correspondence; business records; photographs; printed matter including information and photographs documenting Steth's association with the Federal Art Project print division; and records of the Philographic School of Art including correspondence, financial records, course materials, student records, printed matter and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Printmaker; Philadelphia, Pa. Began training on the Federal Art Project where he worked with Dox Thrash. Upon his discharge from the Army, Steth founded the Philographic School of Art to teach commercial, fine, and graphic art.


Microfilmed in 1989 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the possession of Raymond Steth.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 4315 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.

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

Raymond Steth papers, 1941-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.