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William de Leftwich Dodge and Sara Dodge Kimbrough papers, 1891-1973

Catalog Data

Dodge, William de Leftwich, 1867-1935  Search this
Kimbrough, Sara Dodge, 1901-1990  Search this
Cornwell, Dean  Search this
Keck, Charles, 1875-1951  Search this
Roosevelt, Franklin D. (Franklin Delano)  Search this
St. Denis, Ruth  Search this
Trask, Katrina  Search this
MacMonnies, Betty  Search this
Lucioni, Luigi  Search this
McFee, Henry Lee  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet, (partially microfilmed on 3 reels)
Correspondence; scrapbook; a published biography; photographs; and clippings. Some of the material was compiled by Dodge's daughter, Sara Dodge Kimbrough, in preparation for her biography of her father, "Drawn From Life."
REEL 379: Scrapbook of clippings, announcements, printed material relating to Dodge's career.
REEL 532: Letters from Frederick MacMonnies and George Grey Barnard, Jules Guerin, Dean Cornwell, Katrina Trask, Ruth St. Denis, Charles Keck, Upton Sinclair, Franklin D. Roosevelt, and others associated with Dodge as colleagues or sitters. Also included are: letters from Dodge to his daughter, Sara Dodge Kimbrough, and letters of condolence from colleagues, relatives and friends to his widow; clippings on Dodge's work; a press release concerning his N.Y. State capitol murals; a sketch and a summary of Kimbrough's "Done from Life".
REEL 722: Personal letters to Sara Dodge Kimbrough from her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Rogewr A. Pryor, and letters relating to Kimbrough's biography of her father, "Done from Life," from Henry McFee, Blair Niles, Luigi Lucioni, Betty MacMonnies, and other; exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings, and material relating to Dodge's Venus.
UNMICROFILMED: "Done from Life", published biography of Dodge by his daughter, Sara Dodge Kimbrough; photographs of Dodge murals; and printed material.
William de Leftwich Dodge and Sara Dodge Kimbrough papers, 1891-1973. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reels 379, 532 & 722 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Reels 379, 532 and 722: Originals returned to Sara Dodge Kimbrough after microfilming.
Biography Note:
Mural and portrait painter; New York, N.Y.
Language Note:
English .
Material on reels 379, 532 and 722 lent for microfilming 1972-1974 by Sara Dodge Kimbrough, Dodge's daughter; (Portions of the papers were microfilmed twice.) Most were subsequently donated in 2001 by Leftwich D. Kimbrough along with some unmicrofilmed papers.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Mural painting and decoration -- New York (State) -- New York  Search this
Lives of artists  Search this
Record number:
Lives of artists
Data Source:
Archives of American Art