Alithea Gibbs 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

21 items by Alithea Gibbs, consisting of watercolor and pencil sketches of flowers and other subjects, plus a treatise on flower painting.

Biographical Historical Note

Alithea Gibbs was a resident of Naperville, Illinois, in the 1830s.