The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Typescript discusses Thrash's travels, education and exhibition history.
Dox Thrash autobiography, [ca. 1960]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 4408 available at Archives of American Art offices, through interlibrary loan and at the Free Library of Philadelphia.
Location of Originals:
Location of originals unknown.
Printer; Philadelphia, Pa. b. 1892; d. 1965;
Microfilmed in 1990 as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project. Photocopies donated to the Free Library of Philadelphia by Ruth Fine, who obtained them from Samuel Nowak for her entry on Thrash for "Philadelphia: Three Centuries of American Art," Philadelphia Museum of Art, 1976.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001