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William Partridge Burpee papers, 1897-1980

William Partridge Burpee papers, 1897-1980

Burpee, William Partridge, 1846-1940

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 55 items.

Summary: Biographical material; letters from Burpee written while traveling in Europe, 1897-1899; a photograph of Burpee and a photograph of his studio in Maine; and a disposition list of paintings annotated by Margaret E. Shaw.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter (Rockland, Maine).

Provenance

The donor, Margaret E. Shaw, is Burpee's niece.

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2336 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 Partridge Burpee papers, 1897-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.