The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence; photographs; telegrams; sketchbooks; books; art reproductions; exhibition material; and clippings.
REEL 1027: Photographs of Hall's paintings, of Hall, one of an unidentified dinner; and an album containing photographs of Hall's residence in Gloucester, Massachusetts, taken in 1908.
REEL 1032: Correspondence from friends admiring Hall's work, notifying him of awards won, of his election to art-related societies, and from admirers of his paintings and bookplates; 2 telegrams from Harpo Marx; exhibition material; awards and membership certificates; sketches and 2 sketchbooks one containing diary entries; 2 books illustrated by Hall; reproductions of his work; an etching; clippings and printed materials.
Frederick Garrison Hall papers, 1862-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 1027 and 1032 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reels 1027 (fr. 478-557) & 1032 (fr. 806-1076): Originals returned to Elton W. Hall after microfilming.
Reels 1027 (fr. 787-805) & 1032 (fr. 1077-1227): Originals returned to the Boston Public Library after microfilming.
Painter, etcher; Boston and Gloucester, Mass.
Lent for microfilming 1975 by Elton W. Hall, grand-nephew of Hall and Boston Public Library via Elton Hall.
Lives of American Artists
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