Walter Ufer papers

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This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

1 letter to Gertrude Herdle, director of the Memorial Art Gallery, Rochester, New York (1928), containing biographical information and comments on his painting The Solemn Pledge (Art Institute of Chicago).

Biographical Historical Note

Walter Ufer was an American artist associated with the artists’ community in Taos, New Mexico, beginning in 1914.

Additional Notes

Related collection: Carter H. Harrison IV Papers, Newberry Library.