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William de Costa papers, 1862-1945

DeCosta, William



Collection Information

Size: 50 Items

Summary: Correspondence, biographical material, photographs, and other papers collected by William de Costa about artists Francis A. Silva and Ernest C. Rost.


De Costa sent this material to the NMAA-NPG Library, which subsequently transferred it to the Archives of American Art.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals were retained by the donor, William de Costa.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Some of the papers are photocopies.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

William de Costa papers, 1862-1945. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.