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3 sketchbooks and several loose sketches; reproductions of art works; photos of Spradling, his wife, and works of art; price lists; letters received; printed material; notes on Spradling's work written by his wife; and miscellany.
Frank L. Spradling papers, 1909-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Spradling's widow, Dorothy Spradling, donated these papers in 1974 and 1980.
Sketches & Sketchbooks
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001