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Buell Mullen papers, 1942-1982

Mullen, Buell, 1901-1986

Muralist, Portrait painter

Collection Information

Size: 0.4 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of muralist Buell Mullen measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1942 to 1982. Found are scattered biographical material, professional correspondence, information on mixing epoxy resins, printed material, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Buell Mullen (1901-1986) was a muralist and portrait painter active in New York City and Chicago, Illinois. She developed a process for painting on stainless steel.


Buell Mullen donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in 1982.

Language Note

English .


Processing of this collection received Federal support from the Collections Care Initiative Fund, administered by the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative and the National Collections Program