Maxine Seelbinder Merlino papers, 1928-2003

Merlino, Maxine Ollie Seelbinder, b. 1912
Painter, Arts administrator, Author, Illustrator
Active in Long Beach, Calif.

Collection size: 1.1 linear ft.

Collection Summary: Correspondence; newspaper clippings and reviews of artist's work; sketches for stage and set designs and mural decorations; federal commission contracts; exhibition brochures; theater playbills and announcements; photographs; original art work, including watercolor sketches; original lithographs; and material on the dedication of the Merlino Gallery at California State University, Long Beach.

Biographical/Historical Note: Arts administrator, painter, muralist, lithographer, illustrator, writer; Long Beach, Calif.; Born in Portland, Or. in 1912.

Donated 2003 by Maxine Seelbinder Merlino.

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