The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Biographical information; correspondence, 1965-1979, regarding paintings and a draft of a letter by Harris detailing his family history; financial information, 1960-1977, including receipts for charitable donations; teaching records, 1958-1979, from State Teachers College at Cheyney including class notes, exhibition checklists, an annual report, and a scrapbook of photographs of Harris' students in class; lists of paintings; exhibition guest lists; printed matter, 1943-1988, including exhibition catalogs and announcements; 13 art works including prints and drawings; and photographs of Harris, artworks, and works by Lavinia Harris Hardy, Harris's sister.
John T. Harris papers, 1943-1988. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 4566 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Earl Harris, after microfilming.