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Reeves, Euchlin


Found in 8 Collections and/or Records:

"A Fragile Union: The Story of Louise Herreshoff", 2003

 File — Box 6
Scope and Contents

This biography of Louise Herreshoff by James Whitehead was created using personal correspondence, and regularly cites her letters. It depicts her life, familial ties, influences, time in Paris, period of art creation, china collecting, her two marriages, and her relationship with Washington and Lee University.

Dates: 2003

Books: Reeves-Herreshoff Collection

 File — Box 3, Folder: 73
Scope and Contents

This file consists of a publication list of books and pamphlets in the office of Earl S. Mattingly, including publications related to Louise Herreshoff's collection of fine china.

Dates: 1948 - 1965

Correspondence on items exhibited and sold (Reeves), 1940

 File — Box 2, Folder: 48
Scope and Contents

This file consists of correspondence from the year 1940. Mostly by Euchlin Reeves concerning his collection of fine china.

Dates: 1940

James Whitehead Papers, 1975 - 1992

Identifier: WLU-RG-34
Scope and Contents This series includes the persona papers of James Whitehead, former director of University Relations, assistant to the president, treasurer, and director of the Reeves Center at Washington and Lee University. These records are from his time as the director of the Reeves Center, and reflect different exhibitions, donor relations, and general correspondence during that time. Much of the collection is correspondence between Whitehead and other museum curators, directors of historical societies,...
Dates: Majority of material found within 1975 - 1992

Louise Herreshoff Correspondence (passport, travel documents), 1953

 File — Box 3, Folder: 61
Scope and Contents

Includes family passport for Euchlin Reeves and Louise Herreshoff, a ticket for a ship embarking from Providence, RI through the Church Travel Agency, a guide to first class accomodations in the R.M.S. Queen Elizabeth ship, and a list of passengers for the same ship.

Dates: 1953

Louise Herreshoff Papers

 Collection — Box 1-6, Folder: 0-103
Identifier: WLU-Coll-0694
Scope and Contents This collection includes an important archive of letters, personal files, photos, and biographical information of esteemed painter Louise Herreshoff, her second husband Euchlin Reeves and their families. Euchlin Reeves was a graduate of Washington and Lee University (WLU) School of Law and is the namesake of WLU’s Reeves Center, home of the Reeves Collection – a large and internationally important ceramics collection (1500 – present) and Louise Herreshoff’s paintings, given by the couple to...
Dates: 1867 - 1977

Photos and Negatives of China Collection

 File — Box 5, Folder: 99
Scope and Contents

This file consists of photographs and negatives of Louise Herreshoff and Euchlin Reeves' china collection.

Dates: 1867 - 1977

Photos of 89 Benevolent Street - Providence, Rhode Island (old Reeves home)

 File — Box 5, Folder: 100
Scope and Contents

This file consists of photographs of 89 Benevolent St in Providence, RI, which was Louise Herreshoff and Euchlin Reeves' family home where their china collection and paintings were stored.

Dates: 1867 - 1977

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Archival Object 7
Collection 1
Art museums 1
Art, American 1
China trade porcelain 1
China trade porcelain -- Collectors and collecting 1
China trade porcelain -- Influence 1