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3.5 Linear feet; 2.9 Gigabytes
The collection is arranged as 7 series. Series 1: Biographical Material, circa 1950s-2015 (Box 1; .5 linear feet, ER01; 2.90 GB) Series 2: Correspondence, 1943-2000 (Box 1; 8 folders) Series 3: Subject Files, 1941-1993 (Box 1-2; .6 linear feet) Series 4: Printed Material, 1930s-1992 (Box 2-3; 1 linear feet) Series 5: Photographs, 1910s, 1930s-1980s (Box 3; 9 folders) Series 6: Artwork, circa 1930s-1980s (Box 3; 9 folders) Series 7: Scrapbooks, 1935-1943, 1980 (Box 3-5; .6 linear feet)
Access Note / Rights:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Researchers interested in accessing born-digital records or audiovisual recordings in this collection must use access copies. Contact References Services for more information.
The papers of painter, muralist, and educator Amy Jones measures 3.5 linear feet and 2.90 GB and date from 1910s-2015, with the bulk of the records dating between 1930s-1992. The papers document Jones' career through biographical material, several recorded interviews and talks, correspondence, subject files, printed and digital material, photographs, artwork, and scrapbooks.
Amy Jones papers, circa 1930-2005. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Portions of the collection are available on 35mm microfilm reel 3814 at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan. Researchers should note that the arrangement of material described in the container inventory does not reflect the arrangement of the collection on microfilm.
The processing of this collection received Federal support from the Smithsonian Collections Care and Preservation Fund, administered by the National Collections Program and the Smithsonian Collections Advisory Committee.
Amy Jones (Frisbie) (1899-1992) was a painter, printmaker, sculptor, and art educator in New York.
A portion of the collection was donated by Amy Jones in 1985, and the remainder was donated in 2015 by Lucy Jones Berk, Amy Jones' daughter.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001