John Wenger papers, 1922-1977

Wenger, John, b. 1887 d. 1976
Painter, Designer
Active in N.Y.

Collection size: 0.2 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: A 45-page booklet compiled by Mrs. John Wenger containing photocopies of biographical data, letters, clippings, reproductions, lists of institutions owning Wenger's work, and lists of theatrical sets designed by him; catalogs and announcements; obituaries; and 40 snapshots of paintings and set designs.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter, set designer; New York, N.Y. Died 1976.

Donated by Mrs. John Wenger (Bessie Vera), 1977-1979.

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