Collection is being processed and digitized and is CLOSED to researchers.
Biographical material, letters, photographs of Webster, his family and friends, and at work; a diary; address books, lists of paintings; material relating to the 50th anniversary of the Armory show; notes for teaching; notes by Karl Rodgers based on conversations with Mrs. Webster; four woodblocks; palettes; paint boxes; pencil sketches; sketches of shields for woodcarving; three plaster casts of hands; illustrations; exhibition material and clippings.
Edwin Ambrose Webster papers, 1804-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
E. Ambrose Webster (1869-1935) was an artist and art instructor in Provincetown, Mass. Webster was the Director, Webster Art School, Provincetown, Mass.
Donated 1974-1975 by Mrs. Karl F. Rodgers, wife of Mrs. Webster's nephew.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001