The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Correspondence, undated and 1963-1976; printed material, including clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, 1962-1981; photographs of Howard and of his works of art; and two scrapbooks, 1947-1980, including photographs of works of art, clippings, exhibitions catalogs, and letters.
Humbert Howard papers, 1947-1981. 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 lenders, David and Carla Howard, after microfilming.
Afro-American painter; Philadelphia, Pa.; d. 1990.
Lent in 1991 by David and Carla Howard, the son and daughter-in-law of Humbert Howard, Microfilmed as part of AAA's Philadelphia Arts Documentation Project.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001