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Samuel S. Fleisher scrapbooks, 1907-1944

Fleisher, Samuel S., 1871-1944

Art teacher, Arts administrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.3 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Two scrapbooks containing clippings and memorabilia documenting his philanthropic activities, especially the Graphic Sketch Club of Philaldelphia (now known as the Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial).

Biographical/Historical Note

Art educator, founder of Graphic Sketch Club; Philadelphia, Pa., later known as the Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial.


Lent for microfilming 1985 by the Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in the possession of Samuel S. Fleisher Art Memorial, 719 Catharine St., Philadelphia, Pa. 19147

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3581 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

Samuel S. Fleisher scrapbooks, 1907-1944. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.