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William F. Draper papers, 1950-1993

William F. Draper papers, 1950-1993

Draper, William F. (William Franklin), 1912-2003

Painter, Portrait painter, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 8.6 linear ft.

Summary: Biographical information, correspondence, artists files, files pertaining to Draper's comissioned portraits, subject files, writings, printed material, photographs and financial material regarding Draper.

Biographical/Historical Note

Portrait painter; New York, N.Y.; b. Dec. 24, 1912, Hopedale, Mass.; d. Oct. 26, 2003, Manhattan, N.Y.; Full name: Willian Franklin Draper.


Donated by William F. Draper, 1976 and 1993, and by the William Draper estate, 2004, Francis X. Morrissey, trustee.

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 F. Draper papers, 1950-1993. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.