Else Regensteiner papers, 1946-1979

Regensteiner, Else Friedsam, b. 1906 d. 2003
Educator, Author, Designer, Weaver
Active in Chicago, Ill.

Collection size: ca. 220 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Biographical information; correspondence; a diary, 1975-1976, and teaching files kept while at American Farm School, Thessalonica, Greece; manuscripts of articles; photographs of art work and personal photographs; sketches and drawings; 3 scrapbooks containing printed material, photographs, memorabilia, and letters; and exhibition catalogs and announcements, clippings and printed miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note: Designer, weaver, educator; Chicago, Ill. Else Regensteiner is also known by the fuller form of her name: Else Friedsam Regensteiner.

Lent for microfilming 1979 by Else Regensteiner.

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