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Jo Hanson papers, circa 1969-2009

Hanson, Jo, 1918-2007

Assemblage artist, Environmental artist, Activist

Collection Information

Size: 4.1 linear feet

Summary: The papers of San Francisco environmental artist and activist Jo Hanson measure 4.1 linear feet and date from circa 1969 to 2009. The papers document her professional activities through biographical material, project, and exhibition files, printed material, artwork, and photographs. Also found are files regarding her participation in the Women's Caucus for Art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Jo Hanson (1918-2007) was an environmental artist, author, and activist in San Francisco, California.


Donated 2011 by Eleanor Dickinson, Hanson's friend.