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Walter Newton Reinsel letters, 1941-1972

Reinsel, Walter, 1905-1979

Painter, Designer, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 0.1 Linear feet, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Letters to Reinsel from Morris Blackburn, Charles Coiner, and Abraham Rattner. Letters from Blackburn discuss illustration, photography and his activities. Letters from Coiner discuss his painting, and Rattner's letters describe his work, including a stained glass project for Container Corporation.

Biographical/Historical Note

Commercial artist; Philadelphia, Pa.


Microfilmed in 1989 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals in Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 4235-4236 available at Archives of American Art offices, at Pennsylvania Academy of Fine Arts, at the Free Library of Philadelphia, and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Walter Newton Reinsel letters, 1941-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.