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A Finding Aid to the David Berger papers, circa 1939-1986

David Berger papers, circa 1939-1986

Berger, David, 1920-1966

Sculptor, Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 3.8 linear feet

Summary: The papers of Massachusetts painter, sculptor, and educator David Berger measure 3.8 linear feet and date from circa 1939 to 1986. His career as an artist and professor are documented through biographical material, personal business records, scattered correspondence, gallery files, exhibition catalogs, news clippings, and other printed material, as well as nine sketchbooks and photographs depicting Berger, his family, and artwork.

Biographical/Historical Note

David Berger (1920-1966) was a painter, sculptor, and educator from Boston, Mass.

Provenance

Donated in 2010 by the Estate of David Berger via his widow Ruth Berger and daughters Ellen Berger Rainville and Elizabeth Berger Barraza.