The collection is arranged as 5 series. Unless otherwise specified in the series descriptions, material within each folder is arranged chronologically. Series 1: General Records, 1917-1997 (Box 1, 0.2 linear feet) Series 2: Correspondence, 1958-1993 (Box 1, 0.1 linear feet) Series 3: Printed Matter, 1929-2000 (Box 1, 0.1 linear feet) Series 4: Scrapbooks, 1919-circa 1976 (Box 1, 0.5 linear feet) Series 5: Photographs, 1967-1979 (Box 1, 0.1 linear feet)
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.
The records of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters measure 1 linear foot and date from 1917 to 2000. The collection documents the activities of the society through scrapbooks, general records, printed matter, correspondence, and photographs.
Washington Society of Landscape Painters records, 1917-2000. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
The collection was digitized in 2016 and is available on the Archives of American Art's website. Materials which have not been scanned include blank pages, blank versos of photographs, and duplicates.
Funding for the digitization of this collection was provided by The Walton Family Foundation and the Terra Foundation for American Art
The Washington Society of Landscape Painters is an art society based in Washington, D.C. Organized in 1919, it is one of the oldest artists organization in the Mid-Atlantic region.
Collection is in English
Gift of the Washington Society of Landscape Painters, via its past historian and archivist, 1999 and 2004.
This site provides access to the papers of Washington Society of Landscape Painters in the Archives of American Art that were digitized in 2016, and total 2,048 images.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001