Walter Burt Adams papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1926–1988
Survey Repository: 
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 box of materials consisting mainly of correspondence with patrons and friends regarding Walter Burt Adams’s work. Also included are photographs of his works, catalogues, a series of holiday cards, a 1983 “Autobiography and Reflections,” and 2 sketches.

Biographical Historical Note

1 box of materials consisting mainly of correspondence with patrons and friends regarding Walter Burt Adams’s work. Also included are photographs of his works, catalogues, a series of holiday cards, a 1983 “Autobiography and Reflections,” and 2 sketches.