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Walter Griffin papers, 1865-1972

Walter Griffin papers, 1865-1972

Griffin, Walter, 1861-1935


Collection Information

Size: 256 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, biographical material, printed material, photographs, gallery records, and notes about art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, dentist; Born Portland, Maine. Lived in New York and from 1887-1915 he lived chiefly near Nice, France.


Material on reel 1401 lent for microfilming 1978 by Alvah Johnson; material on reel 1479 lent by the Maine Historical Society.

Location of Originals

  • REEL 1401: Originals returned to the lender, Alvah Johnston, after microfilming.
  • REEL 1479: Originals in the Maine Historical Society, Portland, Maine.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 1401 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

microfilm reel 1479 available at Archives of American Art offices; through interlibrary loan; and at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston.

How to Cite This Collection

Walter Griffin papers, 1865-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.