The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence; biographical data; photographs; a scrapbook; writings; organizational records of An American Group and American Artists' Congress; and exhibition catalogs.
REEL 1123: Correspondence; biographical data; exhibition catalogs; and a scrapbook. Also included are correspondence and organizational records of An American Group, (New York) of which Knight was President, 1934-1939, essays by Knight about An American Group; organizational records of the American Artists' Congress; and printed bulletins and newsletters.
REEL 1147: Photographs, 1915-1973, including 3 personal photographs (one with Andrew Dasburg and others), 3 photographs of Frederic Knight with art classes at the Newcomb Art School, Tulane, ca. 1943-1946, 19 photographs of Knight's paintings and sketches, and 75 photographs of artworks by members of An American Group.
Frederic C. Knight papers, 1913-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 1123 & 1147 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Frederic C. Knight after microfilming.
Painter; Canaan, New York.
Lent for microfilming 1976 by Frederic C. Knight.
Communities, Organizations, Museums
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001