Clay Judson papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1800–1966
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

3.8 linear feet (6 boxes and 1 oversize box) of material consisting of correspondence, writings, photographs and personal papers of Clay Judson, including World War I correspondence between Judson and his wife-to-be, Sylvia Shaw.

Biographical Historical Note

Clay Judson was a Chicago lawyer. In 1921 he married sculptor Sylvia Shaw.

Additional Notes

Other collections with material relating to Sylvia Shaw Judson Haskins: Sylvia Shaw Judson Collection, Ryerson and Burnham Libraries, Art Institute of Chicago; Sylvia Shaw Judson Haskins papers, Shaw-Wells family papers, and Wells-Shaw family photograph collection, Chicago History Museum; Virginia Stewart collection on Sylvia Shaw Judson, Lake Forest College; Reference Files, Lake Forest-Lake Bluff Historical Society.