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 Vera Michels date from circa 1920 to 1976 and measure 0.2 linear feet. Found are sketches and a drawing by Michels, three notebooks kept by Michels during George Otis's landscape painting class, and photographs of works of art by Michels.
Vera Michels papers, circa 1920-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Processing of this collection received support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.
Vera Michels (1894-1990) was a painter in Greenbrae, California. She studied under George Demont Otis.
Vera Michels donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in 1976.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001