The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Two letters from Harris, one describing his book, the other regarding Abner Cook, one of the architects discussed in the book; a note from Grace James regarding Harris' book and Abner Cook; and an inscribed copy of MAJOR AND MINOR MANSIONS IN EARLY AUSTIN, c. 1955.
August Watkins Harris papers, 1955-1956. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3353 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Terrell James, after microfilming.
Architect; Austin, Texas.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1983 by Terrell James.
Lives of American Artists
Architecture & Design
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001