Eleanor Munro papers, circa 1880-2011, bulk 1950-2011
Munro, Eleanor, 1928-
Pepper, Beverly Stoll
Blaine, Nell Blair Walden
Lin, Maya Ying
Place of publication, production, or execution:
36.7 linear feet
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The papers of writer and art critic Eleanor Munro measure 36.7 linear feet and date from circa 1880-2011, bulk 1950-2011. The collection documents Munro's life, career, and research on women artists, through biographical and family material, correspondence, writing projects, diaries, dream journals and notebooks, subject and research files, printed material, and photographic material.
Eleanor Munro papers, circa 1880-2011, bulk 1950-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Eleanor Munro (1928- ) is a writer and art critic working in New York City and Truro, Massachusetts. Munro is best known for her book, "Originals: American Women Artists," 1979.
Donated by Eleanor Munro's son, David T. M. Frankfurter, in 2015.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001