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Stanton L. Catlin papers, 1911-1998, bulk 1930-1994

Stanton L. Catlin papers, 1911-1998, bulk 1930-1994

Catlin, Stanton Loomis, 1915-1997

Art historian, Museum director

Collection Information

Size: 56.4 linear ft.

Summary: Biographical material, letters, files, writings, photographs, slides, and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Museum director, art historian, b. 1915; d. 1997 Editor, then curator of American Art, Minneapolis Institute of Arts, 1952-1958; assistant director, Yale University Art Gallery, 1958-l967; director of galleries, chairman of museology program and professor of museum studies and art history, Syracuse University, variously between 1974-1982.


Donated 1992-1995 by Stanton L. Catlin.

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

Stanton L. Catlin papers, 1911-1998, bulk 1930-1994. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.