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California Palace of the Legion of Honor records, 1910-1945

Creator:
California Palace of the Legion of Honor
Subject:
Barsanti, Alfredo
Hahn, Lida J.
Heil, Walter
Howe, Thomas Carr
Kronberg, Louis
MacAgy, Jermayne Virginia
Rodin, Auguste
Rollins, Lloyd LaPage
Spreckels, Alma de Bretteville
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
ca. 500 items (on 2 microfilm reels).
Access Note / Rights:
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Summary:
Correspondence of the museum's founder Alma de Bretteville Spreckels, with her family, artists, sellers, dealers, museum directors, and others, including Alfredo Barsanti, Lida J. Hahn, Walter Heil, Thomas Carr Howe, Louis Kronberg, Jermayne MacAgy, Lloyd LaPage Rollins, Ralph Stackpole, and others; a scrapbook, 1923-1924; an auction catalog for the Claus A. Spreckels collection; a postcard album; transcript of a speech about the Legion of Honor; 215 photographs of Spreckels, her family, friends, and works of art, the National Sculpture Society exhibition, 1929, and Rodin sculpture in the Spreckels collections; registrarial receipts, 1924-1931; and miscellany.
Citation:
California Palace of the Legion of Honor records, 1910-1945. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reels 2682-2683 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Loan:
Loan
Biography Note:
Art museum; San Francisco, California.
Provenance:
Lent for microfilming 1982 by the Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art museums
Art patrons
Auction catalogs
Museum directors
Museum records
Photographs
Postcard albums
Scrapbooks
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7296
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209449
AAA_collcode_calipala
Theme:
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Data Source:
Archives of American Art

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