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Ruth Post research material on Virgil Macey Williams, 1970-1980

Ruth Post research material on Virgil Macey Williams, 1970-1980

Post, Ruth Nicholson, 1909-1998

Author

Collection Information

Size: 2.0 linear ft.

Summary: Research material gathered by Ruth Post (ca. 1970-1980) regarding painter Virgil Macey Williams (1830-1886) including correspondence with art historians, heirs, reference librarians, archivists, and others; printed material, notes and writings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Post, a writer from Silver Spring, Md., researched painter Virgil Macey Williams (1830-1886) for more than a decade.

Provenance

Donated 1998 by William E. Carnahan, attorney for Ruth Post.

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

Ruth Post research material on Virgil Macey Williams, 1970-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.