Sources of Articles and Essays Indexed by State within the United States

Institutional sources listed in alphabetical order within state name:



(above: Anne Goldthwaite (1869-1944), Frances Greene Nix, c 1935-40, oil on canvas, 49.5 x 39.5 in.,  Johnson Collection, Spartanburg, South Carolina. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*) 




Anniston Museum of Natural History

Berman Museum

Birmingham Museum of Art

Gadsden Museum of Arts

Huntsville Museum of Art

Mobile Museum of Art

Montgomery Museum of Fine Arts

Wiregrass Museum of Art




Alaska State Museum

Anchorage Museum of History and Art



(above: Thomas Moran, Grand Canyon with Rainbow. 1912. Oil on canvas. de Young Art Museum. Gift of Mr. and Mrs. Robert F. Gill through the Patrons of Art and Music. 1981.89. License: Scuttlebutte, CC BY-SA 4.0 Scuttlebutte, CC BY-SA 4.0. via Wikimedia Commons*)




ASU Art Museum

Center for Creative Photography - University of Arizona

Desert Botanical Garden, Phoenix, AZ

Desert Caballeros Western Museum

Fleischer Museum

Heard Museum

Museum of Northern Arizona

Northern Arizona University Art Museum

Phippen Museum

Phoenix Art Museum

Scottsdale Museum of Contemporary Art

Tubac Center of the Arts

Tucson Museum of Arts

University of Arizona Museum of Art

Western Academy of Women Artists




Arkansas Arts Center



(above: Jean Mannheim (1863-1945), Sunny Portrait, before 1945, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)





Academy of Art CollegeAmerican Museum of Ceramic Art

American Museum of Ceramic Art

Armand Hammer Museum of Art and Cultural Center

Atelier School of Classical Realism

Autry Museum of Western Heritage

Bakersfield Museum of Art

Bedford Gallery

Bowers Museum of Cultural Art

California African American Museum

California Art Club

California Historical Society Museum

California State Capitol Museum

California State University, Dominguez Hills Art Gallery

Cantor Arts Center / Stanford University

Carmel Art Association

Carmel Mission Basilica

Casa Romantica Cultural Center and Gardens

Chapman University Guggenheim Gallery

Chinese American Museum

Claremont Museum of Art

Crocker Art Museum

de Saisset Museum at Santa Clara University

Fallbrook Art & Cultural Center

Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco

Founders Gallery at University of San Diego

Frederick R. Weisman Museum of Art, Pepperdine University

Fresno Metropolitan Museum

Getty (J. Paul) Museum

Grace Hudson Museum

Haggin Museum

Hearst Art Gallery, Saint Mary's College

Huntington Library, Art Collections and Botanical Gardens

Irvine Civic Center - Portfolio Gallery

Irvine Museum

Laband Art Gallery at Loyola Marymount University

Laguna Art Museum

Laguna Beach Festival of Arts

Long Beach Museum of Art

Los Angeles County Museum of Art

Luckman Fine Arts Complex, Cal State L.A.

Mammoth Art Guild

Mingei International Museum

Mission San Juan Capistrano

Monterey Museum of Art

Muckenthaler Cultural Center

Museum, California Center for the Arts

Museum of Art and History, Santa Cruz

Museum of Contemporary Art, Los Angeles

Museum of Photographic Arts

National Steinbeck Center

Natural History Museum of Los Angeles County

Oakland Museum of California

Oceanside Museum of Art

Olaf Wieghorst Museum

Orange County Museum of Art

Pacific Asia Museum

Palm Springs Art Museum

Pasadena Museum of California Art

Pasadena Museum of History

Palo Alto Art Center

Plein Air Painters of America

Pomona College Museum of Art / Ruth Chandler Williamson Gallery at Scripps College

Reynolds Gallery at Westmont College

Richard L. Nelson Gallery & The Fine Arts Collection

Riverside Art Museum

San Diego Art Institute

San Diego Historical Society Museum

San Diego Museum of Art

San Francisco Museum of Modern Art

San Jose Museum of Art

Santa Barbara Historical Society Museum

Santa Barbara Museum of Art

Santa Monica Museum of Art

Sebastopol Center for the Arts

Society for the Advancement of Plein Air Painting

Southwest Museum

Thacher Gallery at University of San Francisco

Timken Museum of Art

Triton Museum of Art

Turtle Bay Museum at the Turtle Bay Exploration Park

University of California, Berkeley Art Museum and Pacific Film Archive

University of California, Santa Barbara Art Museum

UCR/California Museum of Photography

USC Fisher Gallery

Ventura County Maritime Museum

Ventura County Museum of History and Art

Villa Montalvo

Wiegand Gallery at College of Notre Dame

Wildling Museum

William D. Cannon Art Gallery / Carlsbad Public Library


(above: Charles Partridge Adams, Continental Divide, Sunrise, oil on canvas, 30 x 36 inches, Christie's Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)




Anasazi Heritage Center

Aspen Art Museum

Colorado Plein Aire Artists

Colorado Springs Fine Arts Center

Denver Art Museum

Foothill Arts Center

Harmsen Museum of Art

Leanin' Tree Museum of Western Art

Museum of Contemporary Art/Denver

Sangre de Cristo Arts & Conference Center



(above: John Frederick Kensett (March 22, 1816 - December 14, 1872), The Old Pine, Darien, Connecticut, 1872, oil on canvas,  87.3 cm (34.3 in) x  69.2 cm (27.2 in).  Source: Wikimedia Commons - public domain*)




Aldrich Museum of Contemporary Art

Bruce Museum

Bush-Holley Historic Site

Connecticut Historical Society

Connecticut Impressionist Art Trail

Davison Art Center at Wesleyan University

Florence Griswold Museum

Lyman Allyn Art Museum

Mattatuck Museum

Mystic Arts Center

New Britian Museum of American Art

Saint Joseph College Gallery

Silvermine Guild Arts Center

Stamford Museum and Nature Center

Wadsworth Atheneum

Walsh (Thomas J.) Art Gallery at Fairfield University

Weir Farm National Historic Site

William Benton Museum of Art at University of Connecticut

Yale University Art Gallery




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Audio Online a catalogue of online streaming audio recordings

Collections of Historic American Art notable private collections

Distinguished Artists a national registry of historic artists

Geographic Tour of American Representational Art History a catalogue of articles and essays that describe the evolution of American art from the inception of the United States to WWII.

Illustrated Audio Online streaming online narrated slide shows

Articles and Essays Online substantive texts published outside of Resource Library

Videos Online a comprehensive catalogue of online full motion videos streamed free to viewers

Videos an authoritative guide to videos in VHS and DVD format

Books general reference books published on paper

Interactive media media in CD-ROM format


Magazines paper-published magazines and journals

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