Louise Everhardy papers
This collection contains artwork, printed material, correspondence, photographs, and other papers created by or related to Louise Everhardy’s life and work.
- circa 1915-1941, undated
- Everhardy, Louise (Author)
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The Louise Everhardy Papers is the physical property of the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Yale University. Literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. For further information, consult the appropriate curator.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Back of Beyond Books on the Walter McClintock Fund, 2020.
Organized into two series: I. Writings and artwork, 1915-1925. II. Writings and artwork by others, 1921-1941.
7.67 Linear Feet (6 boxes)
Language of Materials
Louise Everhardy (1886-1985) was an artist and educator, born in Kansas. Everhardy briefly attended Parsons School of Design and Columbia University. She went on to teach at several institutions, including Kansas State Agricultural College (now known as Kansas State University), where she taught applied art from 1920-1942.
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This collection received a basic level of processing, including rehousing and minimal organization.
Information included in the Description of Papers note and Collection Contents section is drawn from information supplied with the collection and from an initial survey of the contents. Folder titles appearing in the contents list below are often based on those provided by the creator or previous custodian. Titles have not been verified against the contents of the folders in all cases. Otherwise, folder titles are supplied by staff during initial processing.
This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.
- Guide to the Louise Everhardy Papers
- by Rosemary K. J. Davis
- February 2021
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English.
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