An Ongoing Study of the Shelburne Museum by the Students of Saint Michaels College
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The Electra Havemeyer Webb Memorial Building   

The Influences Behind the Shelburne Museum


The Electra Havmeyer Webb Memorial Building

Electra Havemeyer Webb

Louisine Elder Havemeyer

Mary Cassatt

Harry Havmeyer

J. Watson Webb



Left Corner Photo:

Mary Cassatt: Modern Woman
, Barker, Judith A.
Art Institute of Chicago; Chicago, IL 1996

Sixteen to Sixty: Memoirs of a collector, Havemeyer, Louisine E.
Privately Printed, 1961

Mary Cassatt 1844-1926, National Gallery of Art
Washington, D.C. 1970

Impressionism, Rubin, James H.
Phaidon Press Ltd., London, PA 1999

The Proud Possessors Saarinen, Aline B.
"The Last Word: the Henry O. Havemeyers" pp. 145-173
Random House, New York, 1958

"Electra's Cultural Jewel at Shelburne Museum" Michon, Heather
Vermont Woman,
copyright, 2004

"Notes By Electra Havemeyer on 'What Started me With the Museum'"
Written 1952, Brown Spiral Bound Composition Book. From Shelburne Museum Archives, Electra H. Webb Paper, Series 1.

The Creation of the Havemeyer Collection Weitzenhoffer, Frances - Dissertation
submitted to the faculty in Art History in partial fulfillment of the requirements for the degree of Doctor in Philosophy, The City University of N.Y., Brooklyn

The Havemeyers: Impressionism Comes to America Weitzenhoffer, Frances
Harry N. Abrahams Publishers, New York, 1986

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