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The papers of Ohio painter, lithographer, and educator Henry G. Keller date from circa 1880-1962 and measure 1.3 linear feet. Found are biographical materials, professional and personal correspondence, writings and notes, personal business records, printed material, photographs, and artworks and artifacts.
The bulk of Henry Keller's correspondence relates to the sale and exhibition of his works of art. Letters are found from institutions and museums including the Carnegie Institute and the Cleveland Museum of Art. Also, correspondence is found for Albert Keller, most of which concerns his father's career and estate.
Henry G. Keller papers, circa 1880-1962. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
The papers are also available on microfilm reel 1321. The microfilm is available for interlibrary loan but researchers are advised that the microfilm does not reflect the current order of the papers.
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Terra Foundation for American Art.
Henry G. Keller (1869-1949) was a painter, lithographer, and educator active in Cleveland, Ohio.
The Henry G. Keller papers were donated by Albert Keller via the Cleveland Museum of Art in 1976.
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