Fred and Adelaide Morris Gardner papers, 1916-1978
Gardner, Fred, 1880-1952
Gardner, Adelaide Morris, 1898-1983
Place of publication, production, or execution:
1.6 linear ft. (on 3 microfilm reels)
Access Note / Rights:
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.
Resumes and biographical documents; correspondence, 1926-1978, including a letter from John Sloan and Christmas cards from artists; photographs of the Gardners and their work; prints by Adelaide, and drawings and sketchbooks by Adelaide and Fred; Adelaide's diaries, 1959, 1961-1962; writings; price lists; scrapbooks of clippings, photographs, autographs, poetry and memorabilia; exhibition catalogs and announcements; clippings; articles; and price lists and appraisals.
Fred and Adelaide Morris Gardner papers, 1916-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3346-3348 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
John Sloan letter and 21 photographs: Originals returned to the lender after microfilming.
Painters; New York, N.Y. and Spring Valley, N.Y.
Donated by Robert Ehlers, the Gardner's nephew, 1981, except for one letter from John Sloan and 22 photographs, which were lent. Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project, 1981.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001