The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence; biographical material; writings; photographs of Moretti, his wife, his studio, home, gardens, and works of art; and scrapbooks. Some material compiled by Moretti's assistant, Geneva Mercer. Material on Moretti's wife, Dorothea, also included.
Guiseppe Moretti papers, 1888-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 4387 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in: Birmingham Public Library, Birmingham, Alabama.
Sculptor; New York City, Alabama, Pittsburg, Pa., and Italy. Born in Tuscany, Italy. Moved to NYC in 1888. He relocated to Alabama in 1901 or 1902 after working on a commission for the Alabama Worlds Fair.
Microfilm purchased from the Birmingham Public Library, 1990.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001