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Truman Howe Bartlett scrapbook, circa 1880-1911

Bartlett, Truman Howe, 1835-1923

Art teacher, Historian, Sculptor, Art critic

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 1.0 linear feet

Summary: A scrapbook, possibly two combined into one, containing photographs, correspondence, clippings, and printed material, most likely assembled and heavily annotated by Bartlett, documenting his career as a sculptor and teacher as well as his travels in Europe, in particular, Italy. A small portion of the scrapbook concerns the career of Bartlett's son, sculptor Paul Wayland Bartlett.

Biographical/Historical Note

Truman Howe Bartlett (1835-1923) was a sculptor in Boston, Mass.

Provenance

Donated 2009 by Gertrude (Trudy) Conroy, who inherited the scrapbooks from her father.

How to Use This Collection

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

Truman Howe Bartlett scrapbook, circa 1880-1911. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.