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Series 9 | A Finding Aid to the Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers, 1864-2002 | Digitized Collection

Solon H. Borglum and Borglum family papers, 1864-2002

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Series 9: Artwork, 1890-1921, undated
0.3 linear feet
Box 12-13

Artwork contains many sketches by Solon Borglum, such as figure sketches for some of his sculptural works and for his book
Sound Construction
, as well as sketches he made on tracing paper, mostly of architectural design elements. This series also contains Emma Borglum's drawings of jewelry designs and sketches by Gutzon Borglum, including a sketch of Solon, possibly drawn while they were working together in 1894. Also found are original etchings for Silvermine Group of Artists Exhibition Announcements, a large illuminated poem made for Solon and Emma at the time of their marriage by writer William Theodore Peters, a military cartoon, and other artwork by unidentified artists. The folder of miscellaneous artwork by others includes etchings by artists Robert Fulton Logan and Frank Sohn.
DescriptionContainer
Solon Borglum, Figure Sketches, undated
(See also Box 13, F16)
12 (pam)
10
Solon Borglum, Tracing Paper Sketches, undated
(See also Box 13, F17)
12 (pam)
11
Solon Borglum, Miscellaneous Sketches, 1890-1891, 1919, 1921, undated
(3 folders; see also Box 13, F18)
12 (pam)
12-14
Emma Borglum, Jewelry Designs, 1901, undated
(Not scanned)
12 (pam)
15
Gutzon Borglum, Sketches, 1894, 1900, undated
12 (pam)
16
William Theodore Peters, "The Betrothal", 1898
(See Box 13, F19)
12 (pam)
17
Silvermine Group of Artists, Etchings for Exhibition Announcements, 1913, undated
12 (pam)
18
Unidentified Artist, Military Cartoon, circa 1918
(See Box 13, F20; not scanned)
12 (pam)
19
Miscellaneous Artwork by Others, 1919, undated
(2 folders)
12 (pam)
20-21
Miscellaneous Artwork by Others, unidentified, 1919, undated
(Not scanned)
12 (pam)
22
Solon Borglum, Figure Sketches, undated
(See also Box 12, F10)
13 (sol)
16
Solon Borglum, Tracing Paper Sketches, undated
(See also Box 12, F11)
13 (sol)
17
Solon Borglum, Miscellaneous Sketches, 1890-1891, 1919, 1921, undated
(See also Box 12, F12-14)
13 (sol)
18
William Theodore Peters, "The Betrothal", 1898
(See Box 12, F17)
13 (sol)
19
Unidentified Artist, Military Cartoon, circa 1918
(See Box 12, F19; not scanned)
13 (sol)
20

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  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.