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Willard Warren Cummings papers, 1911-1975

Willard Warren Cummings papers, 1911-1975

Cummings, Willard Warren, 1915-1975



Collection Information

Size: 19 linear ft.

Summary: Biographical data; correspondence; Christmas cards; a 1928 diary; unpublished poems by Cumming's wife Mildred; school notebooks and papers; financial material; address and engagement books; exhibition catalogs and announcements; clippings; a notebook of bulletins related to Cummings' work as an artist for the war unit; sketchbooks; sketches and oil paintings on canvas; childhood drawings; 4 negatives; photographs of Cummings, including two taken by Paul Cordas, his family and friends, his travels to Alaska, his works of art; a record book of Cummings' memorial service including family records; notes listing works of art; and blueprints for the Warner Brothers Company.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Skowhegan, Maine.


Donated 1974-1976 by Willard H. and Willard W. Cummings.

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How to Cite This Collection

Willard Warren Cummings papers, 1911-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.