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Jacob Kainen papers, 1905-2009, bulk 1940-2001

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Series 1: Biographical Material , 1922-2009
0.8 Linear feet
Boxes 1, 32

Biographical material includes applications, position descriptions, résumés, and a copy of the FBI report compiled on Kainen. Also contained are birth certificates, passports, biographical outlines, bibliographies, and lists of works by Jacob Kainen. A few personal business records such as artwork sales and art supply invoices are also found here. Additionally there is video footage of Kainen, primarily working in his studio, found on five videocassettes.
Description Container Select
80th Birthday, circa 1989-1990
1
1
Agreements, 1972-1974
1
2
Applications and Forms, 1964-1967, undated
1
3
Biographical Documents, 1969-1996
1
4
Biographical Documents, circa 1954-1999
32
1
Biographical Documents, Ruth Cole Kainen, 1938-1983
1
5
Biographical Documents, Ruth Cole Kainen, circa 1922-2009
32
2
Biographical Outlines, 1975-1991, undated
1
6
Collection of Paul and Judith Kainen, 1967
32
3
Copyright, 1982
1
7
Estate of Ruth and Jacob Kainen, 2001-2002
32
4
Exhibition Information, undated
1
8
FBI Report, 1948-1955
1
9-13
Footage of Jacob Kainen, circa 1988-1999
1 videocassettes (betacam)
4 videocassettes (vhs)
1
14-15
Guest Book, ACA Gallery, 1940
1
16
Guest Book, Equitable Gallery, circa 1994
1
17
Lists of Artwork, circa 1990s-2001
1
18
Obituaries, Jacob Kainen, 2001
32
5
Old Consignment Lists, 1974-1982
1
19
Old Consignment Lists, 1973, 1993
32
6
Old Print Price Lists, 1976-1981
1
20
Painting Information, undated
1
21
Position Descriptions, 1961, undated
1
22
Prints on Consignment, Lunn Gallery, 1977-1983
1
23
Print Sales, 1968-1980
1
24
Résumés, 1939-1989, undated
1
25
Retrospective Pricelist, circa 1990
32
7
Supply/Art Invoices, circa 1969-1981
1
26
Taxes, IRS, 1971-2004
32
8
Who's Who Biography, 1999
1
27
Miscellaneous, 1939-1978, undated
1
28

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