Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
UNMICROFILMED: Correspondence; photographs and slides; financial material; an appointment book; lecture notes; a sketch for a steel sculpture; and printed material.
REELS 55-56: Correspondence; photographs of art work; catalogs, clippings, and exhibition announcements.
Ruth Vollmer papers, 1939-1980. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 55-56 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reels 55-56 (except photographs): Originals returned to the lender, Ruth Vollmer, after microfilming, 1971.
Sculptor; New York, N.Y.; b. 1902; d. 1982
Material on reels 55-56 lent for microfilming by Vollmer, 1971. Photographs on reel 55-56 donated by Vollmer, 1971. Unmicrofilmed material donated by the Vollmer estate, 1981, through Thomas N. McCarter, executor.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001