Papers of author, painter, and dealer Nina Howell Starr include biographical material, correspondence, subject files on artists and photography, printed materials, and photographs. Roughly four linear feet relate to African American folk artist, Minnie Evans, whom Starr represented as a dealer, and include correspondence, photographs, financial records, sound recordings, an oral history transcript, and other files. Other correspondents include Stanton Macdonald-Wright, Paul Strand, and Alvin Langdon Coburn.
Nina Howell Starr papers, 1938-1996. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Nina Howell Starr (1903-2000) was an art dealer in New York, N.Y.
Donated 1996 by Nina Howell Starr.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001