The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Two scrapbooks containing printed material, clippings, letters, reproductions, memorabilia, and photgraphs relating to the career of illustrator and painter, Cecil Calvert Beall. Much of the material concerns Beall's painting, "Surrender of Japan Aboard the U.S.S. Missouri," 1945.
W. H. Willson scrapbooks, 1945-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 2322 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Collector of C.C. Beall's paintings; British Columbia, Canada. Beall was a born in Saratoga, Wyoming and died in Tampa, Florida. He grew up in New Jersey.
Lent for microfilming 1981 by W. H. Willson.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001