Abraham P. Hankins papers, 1935-1960

Hankins, Abraham P., b. 1900 d. 1963
Painter, Teacher
Active in Philadelphia, Pa.

Collection size: 3.22 linear feet

Collection Summary: Biographical material; correspondence (mostly of Mrs. Estelle Hankins); artwork including sketchbooks, loose sketches, drawings; writings by Hankins including manuscripts of the books "The Way to Art" and "Primer of Art"; photographs; and printed material including exhibition catalogs, documenting the career of teacher and painter Abraham Hankins.

Biographical/Historical Note: Abraham Hankins (1900-1963) was a teacher and painter in Philadelphia, Penn.

Donated 1964 by Mrs. Estelle Hankins, Abraham Hankins' widow, and in 2015 by Deborah Stone, daughter of a Hankins historian.

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