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

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Series 9: Photographs , 1905-2000
3.3 Linear feet
Boxes 22-25, 38, OV 18

Photographs depict Jacob Kainen with family members and friends, at exhibition openings, teaching, and working in his studios. Also found are photographs of Kainen with fellow students at Pratt Institute, exhibition installations, and photographs of Kainen's artwork. Included are color snapshots, black and white prints, and a few slides and negatives. Many of the photographs were taken by Ruth Cole Kainen. Photograph albums were dismantled and the photographs within them were arranged in their original order.
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Jacob Kainen, 1925-1999, undated
22
36-41
Jacob Kainen at Work , 1972-2000, undated
Oversized material housed in OV 31.
22
42-48
Jacob Kainen at Work, 1934-2000
23
1-6
Jacob Kainen at Work, circa 1940s-1970s
38
44
Jacob Kainen and Family, 1905-1990s
Oversized material housed in OV 31.
23
7-11
Jacob Kainen and Friends, 1929-2000, undated
23
12
Ruth and Jacob Kainen, circa 1980s
38
45
Ruth Cole Kainen, circa 1942-1992
38
46
Ruth Cole Kainen with Alma Thomas, circa 1975
38
47
Pratt Institute, circa 1928-1929
23
13
Events and Exhibition Openings, circa 1952-1990s
23
14-19
Exhibition Installation, Corcoran Gallery of Art, 1999
23
20
Exhibition Installation, Smithsonian American Art Museum, 1993
23
21
Ronald Reagan Washington National Airport, 1997, undated
23
22-23
Artwork, circa 1970s-1990s
23
24-25
Artwork by Willaim Gilpin, circa 1988
23
26
Eric Gibbs, circa 1952-1953
38
48
Miscellaneous, 1979-1994, undated
23
27
Miscellaneous Photographs, circa 1970s-2000
38
49
Photograph Album 1, 1905-1969, undated
23
28-32
Photograph Album 2, 1969-1975, undated
23
33-38
Photograph Album 2, 1969-1975, undated
24
1-3
Photograph Album 3, 1975-1979, undated
24
4-13
Photograph Album 4 , 1979-1981, undated
24
14-22
Photograph Album 5, 1981-1986, undated
24
23-35
Photograph Album 6, 1985-1991, undated
24
36-47
Photograph Album 6, 1985-1991, undated
25
1-6
Photograph Album 7, 1989-1993, undated
25
7-24
Photograph Album 8, 1994-1997, undated
25
25-38
Photograph Album 9, circa 1970s
25
39-42
Photograph Album 10, 1973-1976
25
43-48
Oversize Photographs of Jacob Kainen at Work, From Box 22, Folder 42-48, 1987
OV 31
Oversize Photographs of Jacob Kainen and Family, From Box 23, Folders 7-11, undated
OV 31

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  • To request an appointment to view materials, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reading Room" button. Please note, you will receive the full box.
  • To request reproductions, make your selections using the checkboxes and click the "Reproduction" button.