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How To Use This Collection | A Finding Aid to the Walter Pach papers, 1857-1980 | Digitized Collection

Walter Pach papers, 1857-1980

How to Use This Collection

Exploring the Collection

This collection has a finding aid which allows users to navigate to specific parts of the collection. To explore this collection, use either the expandable links in the sidebar or through the container inventory located in the Contents and Arrangement. Digitized materials will be indicated with the Digitized items icon icon.

A PDF of the entire finding aid can be found on the Overview page.

Requesting Materials

You can request an appointment to view materials in the Washington, D.C. reading room or to receive reproductions. Requests can be made as you navigate through the collection on either the series description page (found through Contents and Arrangement) or on individual folders.

Alternative Forms Available

The bulk of the collection was digitized in 2014 and is available on the Archives of American Art's website. Material which has not been scanned includes duplicates, blank pages of bound volumes, some business records and sensitive personal financial and medical records, negatives, audiovisual material, and Series 10: Selections from Walter Pach's Library.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate copy requires advance notice.

How to Cite This Collection

Walter Pach papers, 1857-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digitization Note

This site provides access to the papers of Walter Pach in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2015, and total 15,315 images.