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George A. and Abbie Kamperman papers, 1930-1972

Kamperman, George A. (George Abel), 1880-1961



Collection Information

Size: 0.2 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence with artists, printed material including catalogs, obituaries and resolutions honoring George A. Kamperman, biographical sketches, and 3 photographs of George A. Kamperman. Artists include: William Gaugler, Carl Milles, Hugo de Soto, Arnold Blanch, Charles Culver, Ernest Fiene, Gerald Mast, Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Frederick Papsdorf, Nura and Edward Buk Ulreich, Carl Hofer, Leonard Jungwirth, Hobson Pittman, Guy Palazzola, Franklin Watkins and Sarkis Sarkisian. Also included are letters from Pierre Matisse, Edgar P. Richardson, William Bostick, Gordon Washburn and Clyde Burroughs,

Biographical/Historical Note

Art collectors; Detroit, Michigan.


Lent for filming March 1973, subsequently given March 1975, by Johanna Kanenen, foster daughter of the Kampermans.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 501 & 2814 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

How to Cite This Collection

George A. and Abbie Kamperman papers, 1930-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.