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Vernon Smith papers, 1932-1941

Smith, Vernon B., 1894-1969

Woodworker, Painter


Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Letters received; notes and printed material regarding his activities with the WPA-FAP in Massachusetts; a diary, 1936-1937, including later memoranda; a travel journal recounting Smith's trip to Alaska; 2 sketches; records of Smith's works exhibited; vouchers; and photographs of Smith and friends.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Orleans, Mass.


Donated by Vernon B. Smith.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 5 & 6 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Vernon Smith papers, 1932-1941. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.