George A. and Abbie Kamperman papers, 1930-1972

Kamperman, George A. (George Abel), b. 1880 d. 1961
Active in Detroit, Mich.

Kamperman, Abbie, b. 1884 d. 1972
Active in Detroit,Mich.

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Correspondence with artists, printed material including catalogs, obituaries and resolutions honoring George A. Kamperman, biographical sketches, and 3 photographs of George A. Kamperman. Artists include: William Gaugler, Carl Milles, Hugo de Soto, Arnold Blanch, Charles Culver, Ernest Fiene, Gerald Mast, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Frederick Papsdorf, Nura and Edward Buk Ulreich, Carl Hofer, Leonard Jungwirth, Hobson Pittman, Guy Palazzola, Franklin Watkins and Sarkis Sarkisian. Also included are letters from Pierre Matisse, Edgar P. Richardson, William Bostick, Gordon Washburn and Clyde Burroughs,

Biographical/Historical Note: Art collectors; Detroit, Michigan.

Lent for filming March 1973, subsequently given March 1975, by Johanna Kanenen, foster daughter of the Kampermans.

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