Scope and Content
Title: E. Roscoe Shrader Papers,
Date (inclusive): 1910-1955
Collection number: 757
Shrader, E. Roscoe (Edwin Roscoe), 1879-1960
1 box (0.5 linear ft.)
University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
Abstract: E. Roscoe Shrader (1879-1960) was a illustrator for
Scribner's, and a landscape painter. He was an original faculty member at Otis Art Institute (1918- ), and served as dean from 1928-48.
The collection consists of Shrader's correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, a sketch book, and related printed material
with subjects including art in Los Angeles, the Otis Art Institute, and the Stacey Foundation.
Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department
of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
Restrictions on Use and Reproduction
Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including
copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds
the copyright and pursue the
copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.
Restrictions on Access
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE AT SRLF: Advance notice required for access.
Additional Physical Form Available
A copy of the original version of this online finding aid is available at the UCLA Department of Special Collections for in-house
consultation and may be obtained for a fee. Please contact:
- Public Services Division
- UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections
- Room A1713, Charles E. Young Research Library
- Box 951575
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Provenance/Source of Acquisition
Gift of Elizabeth C. Shrader, 1961.
[Identification of item], E. Roscoe Shrader Papers (Collection 757). Department of Special Collections, Charles E. Young Research
Library, University of California, Los Angeles.
UCLA Catalog Record ID
Shrader was born in 1879 in Quincy, Illinois; attended Art Institute of Chicago; after two years, won a scholarship to Howard
Pyle School in Wilmington, Delaware; became an illustrator for
Scribner's, as well as a landscape painter; became one of the original faculty at Otis Art Institute in 1918, and served as dean from
1928-48; member of the Stacey Foundation, the Painters and Sculptors Club, and president of the California Art Club; he died
on January 20, 1960.
Scope and Content
Collection consists of correspondence, manuscripts, photographs, sketch book, and related printed material of Edwin Roscoe
Shrader. Subjects include art in Los Angeles, the Otis Art Institute, and the Stacey Foundation.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the library's online public access catalog.
Shrader, E. Roscoe (Edwin Roscoe), 1879-1960--Archives.
Otis Art Institute.
Artists--California, Southern--Archival resources.