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William Merritt Chase papers, circa 1890-1964

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 collection was digitized in 2014 and is available via the Archives of American Art's website.

Microfilm reels N69-115, N69-119, and N69-137 containing papers lent for microfilming are available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment.

How to Cite This Collection

William Merritt Chase papers, circa 1890-1964. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Digitization Note

This site provides access to the papers of William Merritt Chase in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2014, and total 200 images.