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Eleanor Dickinson papers, 1951-2011

Dickinson, Eleanor Creekmore, 1931-



Collection Information

Size: 29 Linear feet

Summary: The Eleanor Dickinson papers measure 29.0 linear feet and date from 1951-2011. Included are biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, legal and financial records, notes, writings by Dickinson and others, art work, teaching files, photographs, printed material, and audio visual material relating to organizations Dickinson was involved in, her exhibitions, and her teaching career.
Organizations include California College of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco Art Institute, Artists Equity Association, California Lawyers for the Arts, Bay Area Visual Arts Coalition, Graphic Arts Council, College Art Association, and Women's Caucus for Art, and among others.

Biographical/Historical Note

Eleanor Dickinson (1931-2017) was a painter, graphic, video artist and instructor in San Francisco, Calif. Dickinson taught at the California College of Arts and Crafts.


Donated 1979-2005 by Eleanor Dickinson and in 2017 by the Eleanor Creekmore Dickinson Charitable Art Trust. Additions are expected.

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How to Cite This Collection

Eleanor Dickinson papers, 1951-2011. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.