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William Ordway Partridge papers, 1887-1957

William Ordway Partridge papers, 1887-1957

Partridge, William Ordway, 1861-1930

Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft. (20 items on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: One letter from Phillips Brooks to Partridge, 1887; loose drafts of Partridge's poems; an essay, "The Actor's Profession"; a typescript of a book of Partridge's poems; clippings about his sculpture; a clipping of his poem "Henry Irving"; and galley proofs of an untitled poem by Henry Austin dedicated to James Gillespie Blaine.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, author, and poet; Saratoga, N.Y.

Provenance

Donated 1965 by Mrs. Jacob B. Shohan.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 98 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 Ordway Partridge papers, 1887-1957. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.