LE Hammel Watercolor Collection

Accession Number: SC U:140
Location: RB-M
Dates: 1954-1966
Size: 1 large flat box; 1 cubic foot
Creator/Collector: LE Hammel
Acquisition info: Unknown
Accruals: No accruals expected
Custodial history: LE Hammel before acquired by SLPL
Language: English
Processed by: Melissa Miller, May 2018
Conservation notes: Paintings placed in acid-free folders
Scope and Content: The collection contains watercolor paintings done by St. Louis artist and architect, Leland E. Hammel. Subjects for the paintings are from a variety of locations in the United States, the Caribbean, and Europe. SLPL hosted an art show of Hammel’s work at Central, January-February 1960.
Arrangement: Chronologically
Restrictions: No restrictions  
Remarks: No remarks

LE Hammel Watercolor Collection
1954-1966
1 large flat box; 1 cubic foot

Box/Folder Description
1/1 Finding aid
1/2 Pont Neuf, Paris; 3/29/1954
1/3 Lion de Belfort, Place Denfort Rochereau, Paris; 4/4/1954
1/4 “La Cite,” Carcasonne, France; 4/22/1954
1/5 Casino, Monte Carlo; 4/29/1954
1/6 Harbor at Menton; 4/30/1954
1/7 Leaning Tower, Pisa; 5/7/1954
1/8 The Arno, Florence; 5/10/1954
1/9 Palazzo Pubblico, Siena, Italy; 5/11/1954
1/10 The Cathedral of Siena, Italy; 5/12/1954
1/11 Piazza di Spagna, Rome; 5/14/1954
1/12 Basilica di Costantino, Rome; 5/16/1954
1/13 Borghese Museum, Rome; 5/17/1954
1/14 Ponte Fabricio, Rome; 5/17/1954
1/15 Basilica of San Francesco, Assisi, Italy; 5/25/1954
1/16 San Marino, Italy; 5/26/1954
1/17 Rialto Bridge, Venice; 5/28/1954
1/18 Santa Maria della Salute, Venice; 5/28/1954
1/19 Ponte Della Pieta, Venice; 5/29/1954
1/20 Milan Cathedral; 5/31/1954
1/21 Lac Leman, Switzerland, Chateau de Chillon, Montreux; 6/2/1954
1/22 Interlaken, Switzerland; 6/3/1954
1/23 Lucerne, Switzerland; 6/5/1954
1/24 The Münster, Basle, Switzerland; 6/8/1954
1/25 Cathedral of Antwerp, Belgium; 6/15/1954
1/26 Royal and St. Louis, New Orleans, LA; 9/22/1957
1/27 Pierre Menard House, Kaskaskia, IL; 9/14/1958
1/28 Oldest House in Key West, Florida, Built in 1825; 12/14/1958
1/29 “Monticello”; 7/3/1959
1/30 St. Paul’s Church, Richmond, Virginia; 7/5/1959
1/31 “China Town,” San Francisco; 9/28/1962
1/32 “Printer’s Alley,” St. George, Bermuda; 12/1/1965
1/33 “Main Library,” St. Louis, MO; 7/17/1966
1/34 Calle del Cristo, “Old San Juan,” Puerto Rico; 12/1/1966
1/35 Government Hill, Charlotte Amalie, St. Thomas, Virgin Islands; 12/7/1966
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