The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
3 scrapbooks containing letters, a passport, 1913, driver's license, 1970, other personal documents; exhibition catalogs and clippings; exhibition cataloges 1904-1925 and 1945; magazine articles, 1923, 1928, 1930, and 1938; undated photographs of Makielski, his studio, his work, painting classes, and social gatherings related to his work.
Leon A. Makielski papers, 1904-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 3019 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to lender after microfilming.
Portrait painter; Ann Arbor, Michigan.
The lender, Elizabeth Makielski, is the daughter of Leon Makielski
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001