William Penhallow Henderson papers, 1876-1987, (bulk 1876-1943)
Henderson, William Penhallow, 1877-1943
Henderson, Alice Corbin
Henderson, William Oliver
Art in Embassies Program (U.S.)
Santa Fe Painters and Sculptors
Place of publication, production, or execution:
10.5 linear ft.
Access Note / Rights:
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Found within the collection are biographical material; a file concerning Henderson's father William Oliver Henderson; correspondence primarily with colleagues discussing art-related topics; two diaries describing his student days in Paris, 1902-1903, and one concerning the latter part of his life; personal business records; subject files for the Santa Fe Painters and Sculptors and the Art in Embassies Program; architecture and furniture files containing notes, designs, and photographs of Henderson's work in these areas; additional project files concerning other projects, including a play, architectural projects, and a mural; exhibition files; notes and writings; artwork, including 64 sketchbooks by Henderson; miscellaneous printed material; and photographs of Henderson, his family, colleagues, and artwork.
William Penhallow Henderson papers, 1876-1987, (bulk 1876-1943). Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Painter, mural painter, architect, furniture designer; Santa Fe, N.M.
Donated 1988 by Carlton Colquitt, on behalf of the estate of his late wife, Alice Henderson Rossin, the daughter of William P. Henderson.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001