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Ernest L. Blumenschein letters and interview, 1945-1973

Blumenschein, Ernest Leonard, b. 1874 d. 1960
Painter, Illustrator
Active in Taos, N.M.

Collection size: 13 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: 11 letters from Blumenschein to Thomas Gilcrease, 1945-1953; a letter from Helen Blumenschein to Gilcrease, 1973; and a transcript of a radio interview of Blumenschein, 1958.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, illustator; Taos, N.M.

Microfilmed 1984 along with other selected art related papers from the Gilcrease Institute.

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  • Microfilm reel 3281 available at Archives of American Art offices, the Thomas Gilcrease Institute of American History and Art, the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.
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