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Thomas Hart Benton miscellaneous printed material, 1935-1978

Catalog Data

Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Benton, Thomas Hart, 1889-1975  Search this
Middle west in art
Place of publication, production, or execution:
Physical Description:
8 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.
Two broadsides advertising activities for Thomas Hart Benton Homecoming Day in Neosho Missouri; a printed letter handed out to visitors during his painting of the mural at the Missouri State Capital building; 3 letters and a typescript of a booklet about Benton's mural in the Missouri capital (all photocopies); and a photocopy of a letter to the editors of the ART DIGEST by Benton.
Thomas Hart Benton miscellaneous printed material, 1935-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Additional Forms:
35mm microfilm reel 2786 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Biography Note:
American regionalist painter; Kansas City, Mo.
Language Note:
English .
Material on reel 2786 (fr. 1221-1269) donated 1980 by Nancy Edelman; (fr. 1270-1274) transferred from the NMAA-NPG Library to the Archives of American Art, 1977; (fr. 1275-1277) donated 1965 by Mrs. Arthur L. Sultan; and provenance of material on (fr. 1278-1284) is unknown.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Art, American -- Middle West  Search this
Regionalism  Search this
Art, Regional -- Middle West  Search this
Mural painting and decoration -- Middle West  Search this
Lives of American Artists  Search this
Government Sponsorship of the Arts  Search this
Art Movements and Schools  Search this
Record number:
Lives of American Artists
Government Sponsorship of the Arts
Art Movements and Schools
Data Source:
Archives of American Art