The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
A transcript of an interview with James Earle and Laura Gardin Fraser; biographical data; letters to Laura Fraser; general correspondence; lists of people and their addresses; unpublished manuscripts and notes, including James Fraser's INDIAN PRAIRIE, recording his childhood memories in the Dakota territory of 1880; financial material; printed material, including catalogs, brochures, announcements, scholarship data, newspaper clippings, magazine articles, and reproductions; drawings and sketches; Mary Goff's undated sketchbook; and ca. 900 photographs of the Frasers and their works of art.
James Earle and Laura Gardin Fraser papers, 1913-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
35mm microfilm reels 2548-2549 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. Erving Wolf, after microfilming.
Sculptors; Westport, Connecticut.
Lent 1982 by Mrs. Erving Wolf. It is unclear how she acquired the papers.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001