The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence, sketches, printed material, and photographs. REEL 1595: Correspondence; sketches; clippings; a book and brochure describing designs created by the interior design firm of Fakes, Bisbee and Robertson; and photographs of interior designs. REEL 1597: Photographs of interior designs by Fakes.
Grace Fakes papers, 1907-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 1595 and 1597 available at Archives of American Art offices; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned the lender, Emily Guthrie Smith, after microfilming.
Interior designer; New York, N.Y.
Lent for microfilming by Emily Guthrie Smith, Fakes' niece, 1979.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001