Humphrey (Mary Churchill) (d. 1972) papers, 1920-1969

Descriptive Summary

Title
Humphrey (Mary Churchill) (d. 1972) papers, 1920-1969
Creator
Humphrey, Mary Churchill, d. 1972
Extent
14 linear ft.
Subjects
Art and Architecture
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: Archives Staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:Eric Weig
Repository
University of Louisville

Collection Overview

Scope and Content
Mary Churchill Humphrey was a world traveler and patron of the arts. Her papers include correspondence with particular emphasis on the conditions she and her friends found in Europe during and after World War II. Her notebooks record her studies of sculpture and painting. There are also drafts in English and French of a book, Pilgrimage Mystique, which explores the spirituality of different cultures.