The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Biographical information, including resumes and a typescript by Barker's wife; correspondence with his publisher and dealer, Elizabeth Whitmore; correspondence with Bolton Brown, John Taylor Arms, Albert Fowler, print societies, and suppliers; letters regarding exhibitions; a manuscript on lithography; notes on a course with Brown; clippings; photographs; drawings; and information on the Bolton Brown memorial exhibition organized by Barker.
Albert Winslow Barker selected papers, 1903-1947. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 3757-3758 available at Archives of American Art offices, Bryn Mawr College Library, the Free Library of Philadelphia, through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in Bryn Mawr College Library, Special Collections.
Lithographer; Moylan, Pa. Began his studies with Bolton Brown in 1927.
Collection was donated to Bryn Mawr College by Elizabeth Barker and Agnes Davis, daughters of Barker. Microiflmed 1986 as part of Archives of American Arts' Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.
Art Materials, Techniques, and Studio Art Education
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001