Jayna M. Josefson
Scope and Contents
The scattered papers of painter Judith-Ann Saks measure 0.2 linear feet, date from 1953 to 1977, and consist of printed materials and a scrapbook compiled by Saks which contains letters and printed materials.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Saks loaned material for microfilming and donated additional papers in 1979.
Portions of the papers, including material documenting the history of Saks's career, correspondence, photographs, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and clippings regarding the work Saks did with the Houston Port Authority for the Bicentennial Project, were microfilmed onto reel 1496 as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. The loaned portion was returned after microfilming and is not described in the collection container inventory.
Processing of this collection received support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.
Material loaned for microfilming on Reel 1496 was returned to the donor. Donated material was processed, and a finding aid prepared by Jayna Josefson in 2023 with support from the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative.