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More Information | A Finding Aid to the Helen L. Kohen papers, 1978-1996

Helen L. Kohen papers, 1978-1996

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A Finding Aid to the Helen L. Kohen Papers,
, in the Archives of American Art
Finding aid prepared by Rosa M. Fernández
Scope and Content Note
The papers of art historian and critic Helen L. Kohen measure one linear foot and date from 1976 through 1996. They consist primarily of letters, postcards, exhibition announcements and invitations from artists in the Miami area. Also found are eighty-two mini cassette tapes of seventy-four interviews Kohen conducted with art dealers, collectors, contemporary artists, and others in the Miami area as research and background for her newspaper column and other articles
Helen L. Kohen donated her papers to the Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution in 1997.
Processing Information
Processing of the collection was completed by Rosa M. Fernández in 1997. The finding aid was written in 2001. This collection, along with numerous other Latino collections, was acquired through the Archives of American Art's 1996 "Latino Art Documentation Project" in South Florida with funding from the Smithsonian Institution's Center for Latino Initiatives.