Skip to main content

Edwin Ziegfeld papers, 1927-1986

Ziegfeld, Edwin, 1905-



Collection Information

Size: 3 Linear feet

Summary: Biographical material, 1938-1986, including vita, membership cards and certificates; photographs of Ziegfeld; correspondence, 1927-1986; interviews with Ziegfeld, undated; writings, mostly on art education; files on his textbooks ART TODAY and ART FOR DAILY LIVING, on organizations, including International Society for Education through Art, National Art Education Association and Owatonna Art Education Project, and other subjects.

Biographical/Historical Note

Art educator; Minnesota and New York, N.Y. Chairman of Dept. of Art and Education, Columbia University.


Donated 1987 by Ernest Ziegfield, Ziegfield's brother and executor.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Edwin Ziegfeld papers, 1927-1986. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.