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Sanford Robinson Gifford papers, 1840s-1900, circa 1960s-1970s, bulk 1855-1881

How to Use This Collection

Exploring the Collection

This collection has a finding aid which allows users to navigate to specific parts of the collection. To explore this collection, use either the expandable links in the sidebar or through the container inventory located in the Contents and Arrangement. Digitized materials will be indicated with the Digitized items icon icon.

A PDF of the entire finding aid can be found on the Overview page.

Requesting Materials

You can request an appointment to view materials in the Washington, D.C. reading room or to receive reproductions. Requests can be made as you navigate through the collection on either the series description page (found through Contents and Arrangement) or on individual folders.

Alternative Forms Available

The collection has been digitized and is available online via AAA's website. Sketchbooks, photographs and other documents lent for microfilming on reels D254 and l 688 are available on microfilm at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan, but are not described in the container listing of the finding aid.

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

Sanford Robinson Gifford papers, 1840s-1900, circa 1960s-1970s, bulk 1855-1881. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digitization Note

The papers of Sanford Robinson Gifford in the Archives of American Art were digitized in 2007. The papers have been scanned in their entirety, and total 850 images.