Due to the small size of this collection the papers are arranged as one series.
Access Note / Rights:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
The scattered papers of painter and educator Elizabeth Korn measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1923 to 1971. Found are artworks, biographical material, corresopndence, photographs of Korn and her artwork, and writings and notes.
Elizabeth P. Korn papers, 1923-1971. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
The collection is available on 35mm microfilm reels 1116 and 1118 at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan. Researchers should note that the arrangement of the material described in the container inventory does not reflect the arrangement of the collection on microfilm.
Processing of this collection received support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.
Elizabeth P. Korn (1900-1979) was a painter, illustrator, and educator from Berlin, Germany who later lived in Union City, New Jersey. Korn taught drawing classes at Drew University in Madison, New Jersey.
Some materials are in German.
Elizabeth P. Korn donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in 1972.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001