The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Material relating to the art department including, excerpts from the history of the institute; excerpts from the records of the registrar (no complete register of students has been preserved); excerpts from exhibition catalogs; excerpts from ECCENTRIC, the student yearbook, 1896 and 1897; scholarships and prizes, 1903-1904; a copy of CATALOGUE OF PAINTINGS, 1935; a list of Howard Pyle's students; and a 10 page bibliography on Pyle.
Drexel Institute of Technology records, 1892-1935. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel P3 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals in Drexel Institute of Technology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.
Art school; Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Howard Pyle taught at the Drexel Institute from 1894-1900.
Lent for microfilming, 1954, by Drexel Institute of Tecnology.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001