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Abraham Manievich papers, 1883-1973, bulk 1883-1942

Manievich, Abraham A., 1881-1942



Collection Information

Size: 2 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence; clippings, a scrapbook; and loose scrapbook pages regarding Abraham Manievich and printed material.
Correspondence is primarily from family. Also found are letters from David Burliuk, Sam Ostrowsky, Joseph Stern, Boris Grigoriev, and others; a scrapbook, 1909-1973, embossed "Abraham Manievich" containing articles in Hebrew, Russian, and English; loose scrapbook pages containing printed material, 1913-1936; and additional newspaper clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Bronx, N.Y.; b. 1881; d. 1942.


Donated anonymously in 2006.

Language Note

Correspondence mostly in Russian.

How to Use This Collection

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How to Cite This Collection

Abraham Manievich papers, 1883-1973, bulk 1883-1942. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.