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

Institutional sources listed in alphabetical order within state name:



(above: Maurice Braun, The Wood Lot, c. 1920s, oil on canvas, 20 x 24 inches, Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)




Cheekwood Museum of Art

Dixon Gallery and Gardens

Frist Center for the Visual Arts

Hunter Museum of American Art

Knoxville Museum of Art

Memphis Brooks Museum of Art

National Civil Rights Museum


Tennessee State Museum

Vanderbilt University Fine Arts Gallery



(above: Vera Bock, Work Pays America! Prosperity, c. 1936-1941, WPA Federal Art Project. Photo courtesy of the Library of Congress, Prints & Photographs Division, WPA Poster Collection, POS-WPA-NY.B635, no. 12)




African American Museum

American Plains Artists

Amon Carter Museum

Archer M. Huntington Art Gallery

Art Museum of Southeast Texas

Art Studio, Inc.

Austin Museum of Art

Baylor University Art Museums

Blaffer Gallery, the Art Museum of the University of Houston

Blanton Museum of Art (3/14/12)

Cowboy Artists of America Museum

Dallas Museum of Art

Dougherty Arts Center / Julia Butridge Gallery

Ellen Noël Art Museum

El Paso Museum of Art

Grace Museum

McNay Art Museum

Meadows Museum at Southern Methodist University

Modern Art Museum of Fort Worth

Michelson Museum of Art

Museum of Texas Tech University

Museum of Fine Arts, Houston

Museum of the Southwest

National Scouting Museum

Old Jail Art Center

Panhandle-Plains Historical Museum

San Antonio Museum of Art

Sid Richardson Collection of Western Art

Southwestern Watercolor Society

Stark Museum of Art

Stark University Center Galleries

Texas State Capitol Historical Art Collection

Tyler Museum of Art

Witte Museum


(above, John Cogan, Portrait of Red Arch Mountain, 2019, acrylic. photo courtesy of National Park Service. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)



Brigham Young University Museum of Art

Kimball Art Center

Nora Eccles Harrison Museum of Art

Springville Museum of Art

St. George Art Museum

Utah Museum of Fine Arts at University of Utah


(above: Frederic Edwin Church, Otter Creek, Middlebury, Vermont, 1854, oil on canvas, Middlebury College Museum of Art, Middlebury, VT.  Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)




Brattleboro Museum & Art Center

Bennington Center for the Arts

Bryan Memorial Gallery

Frank Covino Academy of Art

Middlebury College Museum of Art

Robert Hull Fleming Museum

Shelburne Museum

Southern Vermont Arts Center


(above: George Cooke (1793-1849), Patrick Henry arguing the "Parson's Cause," c. 1834. Courtesy of the Virginia Historical Society, Richmond, Virginia. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons)



Abby Aldrich Rockefeller Folk Art Center / Colonial Williamsburg

American Academy of Equine Art

Bayly Art Museum at the University of Virginia

Chrysler Museum of Art

Lora Robins Gallery of Design from Nature, University of Richmond Museums

Maier Museum of Art

Mariner's Museum

Muscarelle Museum of Art

Peninsula Fine Arts Center

University of Virginia Art Museum

Virginia Historical Society

Virginia Museum of Fine Arts

Virginia State Capitol Art Collection





Academy of Realist Art

Bellevue Arts Museum

Ethnic Heritage Art Gallery at Seattle Municipal Tower

Frye Art Museum

Henry Art Gallery

Maryhill Museum of Art

Museum of Northwest Art

Seattle Art Museum

Tacoma Art Museum

(above: Richard Zoellner, West Virginia Landscape, 1941, tempera on paperboard, Smithsonian American Art Museum, Transfer from the General Services Administration. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)


West Virginia


Huntington Museum of Art


(above: Carl Von Marr, Adoration of the Christ Child, n.d., oil on canvas, Museum of Wisconsin Art. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons)




Bergstrom-Mahler Museum

Charles Allis Art Museum

Chazen Museum of Art

Elvehjem Museum of Art

Haggerty Museum of Art

Leigh Yawkey Woodson Art Museum

Madison Art Center

Milwaukee Art Museum

Milwaukee County Historical Society

Museum of Wisconsin Art

Paine Art Center & Arboretum

Rahr-West Art Museum

Villa Terrace Decorative Arts Museum

West Bend Art Museum

(above: Elling William Gollings, Winter Night, 1928. oil on canvas: 14 x 10 inches, Source: Potomack Company. Public domain, via Wikimedia Commons*)




Buffalo Bill Historical Center

National Museum of Wildlife Art

National Park Academy of the Arts

Nelson Museum of the West

Wyoming State Museum



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