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Joseph Margulies papers, 1938-1966

Margulies, Joseph, 1896-1984

Painter, Printmaker


Collection Information

Size: 34 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Photographs of Margulies and Margulies' work, biographical information, exhibition catalogues and announcements, and miscellaneous printed items.

Biographical/Historical Note

Joseph Margulies (1896-1984) was a portrait painter in oil and watercolor, etcher, and printmaker, in East Gloucester, Mass. Born in Austria. Came to U.S. at three years old. Painted portraits of President Eisenhower, Vice President Nixon, Herbert Hoover, Albert Einstein, Franklin D. Roosevelt and Wendell Willke. Library of Congress lists death date as 1983.


Donated 1966 by Joseph Margulies.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 74 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

Joseph Margulies papers, 1938-1966. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.