Olinka Hrdy papers, 1913-1955

Hrdy, Olinka, b. 1902 d. 1987
Painter
Active in Calif.; Okla.

Collection size: 200 items (on 2 partial microfilm reels).

Collection Summary: Correspondence, photographs and printed material, 1913-1955.

Reel LA7: Scrapbook containing family photogrpahs, photographs of Hrdy and her work, newspaper clippings, articles and miscellaneous items. Included is a letter from Frank Lloyd Wright, July 27, 1933, commenting on her work and inviting her to visit him to discuss it.

Reel LA8: Clippings and miscellany, 1936-1938.

Biographical/Historical Note: Muralist and designer. Born 1902, Prague, Okla.

Lent for microfilming 1964 by Olinka Hrdy.

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