The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
A chronology and typescript history relating to the development of the Museum; a checklist of exhibitions which focused on Virginia and Southern artists; correspondence, including an exchange between Edward Hopper and the Museum's director Thomas Clyde Colt, Jr., and a letter from Louis M. Elshemius; and a catalog of works of art in the John Barton Payne collection.
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts records, 1919-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3567 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in: the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
Art museum; Richmond, Va.
Lent for microfilming 1982 by the VirginiaMuseum of Fine Arts.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001