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Helen Treadwell papers, 1952-1968

Treadwell, Helen, 1902-

Muralist, Painter, Designer


Collection Information

Size: 4 Linear feet

Summary: Correspondence, financial statements, account books, receipts, membership applications, minutes, reports, press releases, printed materials, a photo of Treadwell presenting Julien Levy with a birthday cake, and photos of art work for the following organizations in which Treadwell was an officer: National Society of Mural Painters, National Council on the Arts and Government, Committee for the Beautification of New York, The United States Committee of the International Association of Art, and the International Association of Plastic Arts (UNESCO).

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, mural painter, designer; New York.


Donated March 1979 by Helen Treadwell.

Language Note

English .

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How to Cite This Collection

Helen Treadwell papers, 1952-1968. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.