Skip to main content Smithsonian Institution

H.C.(Horace Clifford) Westermann papers, [ca. 1925]-1982

Catalog Data

Creator:
Westermann, H. C. (Horace Clifford), 1922-1981  Search this
Subject:
Frumkin, Allan  Search this
Lipman, Howard  Search this
Ossorio, Frederic  Search this
Oxford, Bruce  Search this
Price, Kenneth  Search this
Shean, Alan  Search this
Westermann, Greg  Search this
Wiley, William T.  Search this
Adrian, Dennis  Search this
Allen, Terry  Search this
Beall, Joanna  Search this
Burke, Irene  Search this
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Other
Physical Description:
0.5 Linear feet, (partially microfilmed on 4 reels)
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:
Correspondence; biographical data; notebooks; files on exhibitions; photographs; exhibition announcements and catalogs; printed material; and miscellany.<br /> REELS 3170-3173: Correspondence, 1947-1981, with Alan Shean, Terry Allen, Howard Lipman, Bruce Oxford, Frederic Ossorio, William T. Wiley, Irene Burke, Dennis Adrian, Kenneth Price, Allan Frumkin, and others, and family correspondence including illustrated letters from Westermann to his wife, Joanna Beall, 1958-1979, letters from Joanna Beall, 1958-1971, and letters from his son, Greg Westermann, 1962-1981; biographical data; documents related to Westermann's employment in the U.S. Marine Corp., 1942-1958; obituaries, 1981-1982; 4 notebooks containing lists of sculpture sold and income and expenses, 1954-1964; 4 files on exhibitions, ca. 1970s; photographs, ca. 1925-1970's, of Westermann, his family and friends, and his works of art; material relating to his Tamarind Fellowship; exhibition announcements and catalogs, some of which relate to Joanna Beall; and printed material.<br /> UNMICROFILMED: Photographs of Westermann and his work; exhibition announcements and catalogs; magazine and newspaper articles; 2 posters; and miscellany.
Citation:
H.C.(Horace Clifford) Westermann papers, [ca. 1925]-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reels 3170-3173 available for use only at Archives of American Art offices.
Location of Originals:
Reels 3170-3173: Originals returned to Mrs. J. Beall Westermann after microfilming.
Biography Note:
Sculptor; Brookfield, Conn.; d. 1981.
Language Note:
English .
Provenance:
Material on reels 3170-73 lent for microfilming and unmicrofilmed material donated 1984 by Joanna Beall Westermann.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Sculpture, American  Search this
Sculpture, Modern -- 20th century -- United States  Search this
Theme:
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource  Search this
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)9345
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)211541
AAA_collcode_westhcps
Theme:
Lives of American Artists
Chicago's Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:AAADCD_coll_211541