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Tags: William R. Leigh Manuscript Collection

Image Title Creator Culture Accession # Materials/Techniques
Thoughts on "Original Sin" William Robinson Leigh American 4027.8474 pencil on paper
Letter and envelope from Leigh to his mother about selling three drawings to an American William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 3876.2320-.2 ink on paper
"The vapid sound and brassy impudence of impotent ignorance" William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 4027.2515 pencil on paper
Letter with envelope from Leigh to Mother relating that school begins the following day and Professor Nicolas Gysis will be his drawing teacher William Robinson Leigh American 3876.2127-.1 ink on paper
Letter with envelope from Leigh to Ethel Traphagen Leigh describing activities and wildlife in Lukenia William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 3867.2518.1-.4 ink on paper
Letter from Richard, who is busy with tourists at Museum, to Leigh wishing him well on his play, and suggesting that Leigh join him on a trip to Africa American 3827.2686 ink on paper
Letter from William H. Perkins and Lillian Barlow to Leigh concerning their mutual concepts about Shakespeare being Queen Elizabeth's son American 4027.8503 ink on paper
Letter and envelope from Leigh to his mother regarding visit to Chiemsee and laying out a landscape William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 3876.2336 ink on paper
"The Hidden Foe" written on the back of typed draft of "A Flash of Genius" William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 4027.2533.1-4 pencil on paper
Letter and envelope from Leigh to Mother about working on several trial drawings to be presented for decisions on which students will be expelled before Easter William Robinson Leigh American 3876.2146 ink on paper
Letter with envelope from Leigh to Ethel regarding upcoming trip to Belgian Congo, painting at Lake Hannington and black-white relations William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 3867.2535 ink on paper
Unsigned letter to Mr. Frank Phillips, New York, NY discussing the paintings of William R. Leigh as outstanding examples of true Western Art, as the two Phillips has purchased, "Custer's Last Fight" and "The Lookout" American 3827.2720-.1 ink on paper
2 drafts of essay describing Leigh's panorama painting "The Crucifixion of Christ" housed in Einsiedeln, Switzerland William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 4076.2512-.1 ink on paper
Letter from Leigh to his mother regarding works in progress and comments on works of colleagues William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 3876.2446-.1 ink on paper
List of 48 drawings with descriptions for "Frontiers of Enchantment" William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 4027.2561 ink on paper
Letter and envelope from Leigh to his mother requesting money William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 3876.2193.1-.2 ink on paper
Letter with envelope from Leigh to Ethel regarding his contracting malaria William Robinson Leigh, 1866 - 1955 American 3867.2553 ink on paper
Letter from A.V. McDermott to Miss Tyroler including copy of Clipt Wings review American 3827.8332 ink on paper
Note from H. S. Howard to Leigh accompanied by a poem about Shakespeare by Howard, hoping to have it read at the meeting of the American Bacon Society American 4027.8511-.1 ink on paper
Multiple essays and poems related to the topic of art American 4027.8403.1-.10 pencil on paper