Information for Researchers


Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

The Fiske Kimball Papers are the physical property of the Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives. The Museum holds literary rights only for material created by Museum personnel or given to the Museum with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication and for other purposes where stated.

Preferred Citation

[Item identification and date], [Series info.], Fiske Kimball Papers, Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.

Separated Material

Selected manuscripts and photographs related to the history of art and architecture. Bequeathed by Fiske Kimball to Harvard University, 1955. Papers selected by John Coolidge and transferred, 1956. See "Papers of Sidney Fiske Kimball," Fine Arts Library, Harvard College Library, Harvard University (Cambridge, MA).

Stratford Hall Restoration Papers. Transferred to the Archives of the Jessie Ball duPont Memorial Library Stratford Hall Plantation (Stratford, VA 22558), Aug. 7, 1968. An inventory of this material is available in the Museum Archives.

Gunston Hall Restoration papers, 1946-1960. Transferred to Gunston Hall Plantation (10709 Gunston Road, Mason Neck, VA 22079), April 16, 1973. A folder-level inventory of this material is available in the Museum Archives.

Museum planning papers. Transferred to the Fiske Kimball Records ("Administrative" series, "Subjects" subseries), 2002.

Architectural products vendor catalogs. Given to the Athenaeum of Philadelphia, 2003.


Related Material

Fiske Kimball Records. Philadelphia Museum of Art, Archives.

Kimball, Marie Goeble, 1889-1955. Papers, ca. 1920-1955. Special Collections, Alderman Library, University of Virginia. Charlottesville, VA.