The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence; biographical information; exhibition notices and catlogs; sketchbooks; notebooks; publications; and photographs of the artist and his works. Also contains materials relating to the artistic career of Lucia Salemme, Salemme's wife, including two scrapbooks; a sketchbook and material concerning her work on the Federal Art Project; photographs; and correspondence.
Attilio and Lucia Salemme papers, 1933-1955. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel D228 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. Attilio Salemme, after microfilming.
Painter; New York, N.Y. His brother, Antonio Salemme, is a sculptor and a painter. Lucy Salemme was a painter and worked on the Federal Art Project.
Lent for microfilming 1965 by Lucy Salemme.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001