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Robert Garrison papers, 1926-1939

Robert Garrison papers, 1926-1939

Garrison, Robert, 1895-1945

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 0.3 linear ft.

Summary: A scrapbook containing clipppings, photographs and writings regarding Garrison's work on the Boston Ave. Methodist Church, Tulsa, Okla.; Midland Savings and Loan, Denver, Colo.; the RKO building, New York, N.Y. and elsewhere; and seven loose photographs of sculpture.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor. Born in Fort Dodge, Iowa and grew up in Oklahoma City. Studied art at the Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts. Commisions included portrait busts, ornamental statues and architectural decoration.

Provenance

Donated 1986 by Fannie Isquith.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Robert Garrison papers, 1926-1939. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.