The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence; photographs; documents; articles and clippings. Much of this material was compiled by Moran's family after he died. Information on Moran's painting of Western mountain scenes and several admiring letters from John Ruskin. Also included is information about Moran's wife, Mary Nimmo Moran, a recognized painter.
Thomas Moran papers, 1870-1940. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels NTM 1-NTM 5 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in East Hampton Free Library, East Hampton, Long Island.
Painter, landscape painter, etcher; Santa Barbara, Calif. Painted large majestic landscapes of the Far West and the Grand Canyon.
Lent for microfilming 1963 by East Hampton Free Library.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001