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MacKinley Helm research material on John Marin, 1924-1964

Helm, MacKinley, b. 1896 d. 1963

Collection size: 150 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Papers relating to Helm's biography of John Marin, JOHN MARIN (1948), including: correspondence, 1946-1964, with John Marin, John Marin, Jr., and others; lists of paintings; photos of Marin and works of art; clippings; exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1924-1955 and miscellany.

Lent for microfilming 1964 by Mrs. MacKinley Helm.

How to Use this Collection

  • Microfilm roll D181 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
  • Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from: Mrs. MacKinley Helm, 1201 Las Alturas Rd., Santa Barbara, CA 93100
  • The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
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