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The papers of painter, illustrator, and educator Percy Leason measure 1.3 linear feet and date from circa 1929 to 2011. The collection documents his career through biographical material, correspondence, diaries, writings and notes, printed material, photographic material, and a scrapbook.
Percy Leason papers, circa 1929-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 74, 999-1000, 1050 & 3090 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Percy Leason (1889-1959) was a painter, illustrator, writer, and educator from Kaniva, Victoria, in Australia.
Donated in 1969-1979 and 2014 by Max A. Leason, Percy Leason's son.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001