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Holmes Smith Papers

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WUA-03-wua00178

This collection contains articles written by and of interest to Holmes Smith as well as a scrapbook of photographs and drawings.  The material is arranged alphabetically by subject.


  • Creation: 1882-1928


Conditions Governing Access


Conditions Governing Use

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)


0.75 linear feet

1 boxes

Biographical or Historical Information

Holmes Smith (1863-1937) was a longtime faculty member of Washington University.  He came to the University in 1884 as a drawing instructor and became professor of drawing and history of art in 1907.

Method of Acquisition

This material was donated to the University.

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Pabarcus in February 2006.

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Revision Statements

  • 2020 November 13: Resource record updated in ArchiveSpace by Sarah Schnuriger.

Collecting Area Details

Part of the University Archives Collecting Area

Sonya Rooney
Olin Library, 1 Brookings Drive
MSC 1061-141-B
St. Louis MO 63130 US
(314) 935-5495