The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Photographs of Powell's work, exhibition lists; clippings; exhibition announcements; biographical information; press releases on Powell's autobiography, PAINTINGS FROM A LIFE'S JOURNEY; sketches; and letters concerning Powell's gift of paintings to the city of Lawton, Oklahoma and the Galerie Internationale exhibitions of his work.
Leslie Powell papers, 1930-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 32 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Leslie Powell, after microfilming.
Watercolorist, designer; New York, N.Y. Born 1906 in Oklahoma, moved to New York in 1927. Studied at the Art Students League and Columbia University.
Lent for microfilming 1970 by Leslie Powell.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001