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Ellen Hulda Johnson papers, 1872-1994, bulk 1921-1992

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Creator:
Johnson, Ellen H. (Ellen Hulda), 1910-1992
Subject:
Picasso, Pablo
Wilke, Wendell
Stieglitz, Alfred
Cézanne, Paul
Milles, Carl
Archipenko, Alexander
Venturi, Robert
Hesse, Eva
Tworkov, Jack
Tacha, Athena
Saunders, David
Kensett, John Frederick
Oldenburg, Claes
Dine, Jim
Allen Memorial Art Museum
College Art Association (U.S.)
Oberlin College
American-Scandinavian Foundation
Place of publication, production, or execution:
United States
Physical Description:
55.3 linear feet
Access Note / Rights:
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Washington D.C. Center. Use of archival audiovisual recordings with no duplicate access copy requires advance notice. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Summary:
The papers of art historian, art critic, author, librarian, and educator Ellen Hulda Johnson measure 55.3 linear feet and date from 1872-1994, with the bulk of the material dating from 1921-1992. The papers include biographical materials; personal and family files; personal, professional, and business correspondence; extensive research and writing files; teaching files; subject files; professional and curatorial files; and artists' files. Johnson's papers reflect the full range of her career, interests, and close relationships with many artists.
Citation:
Ellen Hulda Johnson papers, 1872-1994, bulk 1921-1992. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Funding:
Funding for the processing of this collection was provided by the Smithsonian's Collection Care and Preservation Fund.
Related Materials:
Shortly after aquisition, the Archives transferred Ellen Hulda Johnson's vertical file (16 linear feet) of clippings, press releases, and exhibition announcements to the library of the Smithsonian American Art Museum and National Portrait Gallery.
Biography Note:
Ellen Hulda Johnson (1910-1992) was an art historian, critic, and professor who worked and taught at Oberlin College in Ohio for most of her career.
Provenance:
The Ellen Hulda Johnson papers were donated in 1994 and 1998 by the estate of Ellen Hulda Johnson via exectutor Athena Tacha.
Location Note:
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001
Topic:
Art, Modern
Librarians
Art
Authors
Artist colonies
Pop art
Art, Scandinavian
Art critics
Art historians
Educators
Photographs
Record number:
(DSI-AAA_CollID)6514
(DSI-AAA_SIRISBib)215772
AAA_collcode_johnelle
Theme:
Art Theory and Historiography
Data Source:
Archives of American Art
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