James Conaway, Sumpter Priddy III, Inc. [Dealer Profile], in “The Southern Flair of Washington, D.C.” Garden and Gun, April/May 2011,
Eleanor Gustafson, “Dealer Profile; Sumpter Priddy III”, in Antiques Magazine, May 2008.
Winner, The 2004 Historic New England Book Prize. The award cites a“significant contribution to the study of American and New England Culture” for Sumpter Priddy’s book American Fancy: Exuberance in the Arts, 1790-1840 (Milwaukee Wisconsin: Chipstone Foundation and the Milwaukee Art Museum, 2004).
Chairman, Dealers Committee, Winter Antiques Show, Park Avenue Armory, New York, 2006-2009.
Furnishings Advisory Committee, Observatory Hill, Washington, D.C., the Vice-PresidentsHouse, 2000-2001.
Chairman, The Frank L. Horton Society, Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 2008-present.
Virginia member, MESDA Advisory Board, Museum of Early Southern Decorative Arts, Winston-Salem, North Carolina, 2006-2012.
Decorative Arts Chapter, Society of Architectural Historians; Museum of Early SouthernDecorative Arts; Virginia Historical Society; Virginia Museum of Fine Arts;Colonial Williamsburg Foundation; Historic Deerfield; American Folk Art Museum.