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Dora Kaminsky memoir, [undated]

Dora Kaminsky memoir, [undated]

Kaminsky, Dora Deborah, 1909-1977

Painter, Designer, Printmaker, Illustrator

Collection Information

Size: 2 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Holograph about the poverty, and hardship Gaspard experienced as a consequence of working for the Federal Art Project in New York City during the 1930's and 40's. Accompanied by a typescript of the text.

Biographical/Historical Note

Seriographer, painter, designer, craftsmen, illustrator, and writer; New York, N.Y. and Taos, New Mexico. Born 1909. Married to painter Leon Gaspard until his death in 1964. Also known as Dora Deborah Kaminsky Gaspard.

Provenance

Probably donated by Gaspard possibly at the time she donated the papers of her late husband, Leon Gaspard.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2812 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Dora Kaminsky memoir, [undated]. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.