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James Mahlon Rosen papers, 1959-1981

Rosen, James Mahlon, 1933-

Painter, Art historian


Collection Information

Size: 0.6 Linear feet, (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: Sketchbooks, correspondence, photographs, notes, and printed material.
REEL 8: Three sketchbooks, 1959-1961.
UNMICROFILMED: Material generated in preparation for an exhibition of work by Elizabeth Fay Evans at the Santa Rosa Junior College Art Gallery, including correspondence, exhibition catalogs, drafts of the catalog, exhibition announcements, and photographs. Also included are correspondence with Raymond A. MacDonald, Elizabeth Quandt Barr, and Roger Barr; post cards, airograms, and xeroxes of letters sent.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and art historian; Detroit, Michigan and later Santa Rosa, California.


Sketchbooks on reel 8 donated 1964 by Lloyd Rodnick of Flint Community Junior College. Unmicrofilmed material donated by Rosen, 1981-1982.

Related Materials

James Mahlon Rosen papers also at Syracuse University.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 8 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

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.

How to Cite This Collection

James Mahlon Rosen papers, 1959-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.