The papers of etcher Morris Henry Hobbs measure 3.7 linear feet and date from circa 1901-2014. His career as an artist in Chicago and New Orleans is documented through biographical material, correspondence, writings, professional files, printed material, photographs, artwork, and four sketchbooks.
Morris Henry Hobbs papers, circa 1901-2014. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
The donor, Reed Isbell-Hobbs, retains copyright.
Morris Henry Hobbs (1892-1967) was an etcher in Chicago, Illinois and New Orleans, Louisiana.
Donated in 2014 by Reed Isbell-Hobbs, widow of Morris Henry Hobbs' son William Hobbs.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001