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William Morehouse papers, 1929-1976

Morehouse, William Paul, 1929-1993

Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 1 Linear foot, (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: A baby book, 1929; biographical documents; military records; an award certificate; correspondence, undated and 1947-1976; a marriage certificate, divorce papers, and miscellaneous legal papers, 1955-1974; receipts and income tax records; price lists; sales records; loan forms for works of art; miscellaneous business records pertaining to dealings with the Bolles Gallery, 1950-1975; papers relating to Morehouse's teaching career at Sonoma State College; 3 sketchbooks, undated and 1950-1967;
miscellaneous writings by Morehouse, 1937-1949; a poem "Painting #509 by William Morehouse" by Lloyd Clark; clippings, 1949-1976; exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1954-1975; miscellaneous printed material; and photographs of Morehouse, his exhibitions, and his works of art, undated and 1934-1975.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, sculptor; San Francisco, California.


Donated 1976 by William Morehouse.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 3984-3985 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

William Morehouse papers, 1929-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.