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Creator:
Engle, Margaret D.  Search this
Subject:
Marsh, Reginald  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart  Search this
Wood, Grant  Search this
Dehn, Adolf Arthur  Search this
Curry, John Steuart  Search this
Type:
Illustrated letters
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
15 items (on partial microfilm reel).
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
Eleven letters from Thomas Hart Benton, Adolph Dehn, Reginald Marsh, and Grant Wood; two illustrated letters from John Steuart Curry; brief writings by Reginald Marsh about himself, Benton and Wood; and a fourteen-page, handwritten response by Benton in answer to a questionnaire sent by Engle.
Citation:
Margaret D. Engle letters from artists, 1937-1943. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
Microfilm reel 2236 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
Editor; Madison, Wisconsin and Stockton, California. As a staff writer and editor of a small, World War II era periodical, Ms. Engle contacted several prominent contemporary artists as subjects for articles.
Provenance:
Donated 1981 by Margaret D. Engle.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Painters  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)7014
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)209147
AAA_collcode_englmarg
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
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