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Hedy Backlin-Landman papers, 1961-1977

Hedy Backlin-Landman papers, 1961-1977

Backlin-Landman, Hedy

Museum director, Author

Collection Information

Size: 0.6 linear ft.

Summary: Papers generated through her directorship of the Cooper Union and Busch-Reisinger museums. Included are letters, writings, photographs, and printed matter.

Biographical/Historical Note

Hedy Backlin-Landman (1920- 2014) was a museum director (Cooper Union and Busch-Reisinger museums) and author. Backlin-Landman was also known professionally as Hedy Landman.


Donated 1977 by Hedy Backlin-Landman.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Hedy Backlin-Landman papers, 1961-1977. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.