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Henry Hensche scrapbooks, 1923-1993, (bulk 1923-1966)

Henry Hensche scrapbooks, 1923-1993, (bulk 1923-1966)

Hensche, Henry, 1901-1992

Sculptor, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 4 v. (partially microfilmed 1 reel)

Summary: REEL 1207: Three scrapbooks, 1923-1966, containing photographs of Hensche, photographs of his work, one letter from Charles W. Hawthorne, clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements, and invitations. In addition, there are two loose clippings, 1977.

UNMICROFILMED: 1 scrapbook, 1934-1993.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, instructor; Provincetown, Massachusetts. Died 1992.


Scrapbooks on reel 1207 were lent for microfilming 1977 by Henry Hensche. In 2000 an additional scrapbook was donated by Hensche's widow, Dorothy Billiu-Hensche.

Location of Originals

  • 3 v. on reel 1207: Originals returned to Henry Hensche after microfilming.

Microfilm reel 1207 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information