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A Finding Aid to the Kate Steinitz papers, circa 1910-2002

Kate Steinitz papers, circa 1910-2002

Steinitz, Kate Traumann, 1889-1975

Art historian, Painter, Journalist, Author

Collection Information

Size: 4.3 linear feet

Summary: The papers of artist, collector, librarian, and scholar Kate Steinitz measure 4.3 linear feet and date from circa 1910 to 2002. The collection documents Steinitz's life and career in Germany and the United States through biographical material; correspondence; writings, including manuscripts and travel diaries; exhibition files; personal business records; printed material; travel scrapbooks; artwork; and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Kate Steinitz (1889-1975) was an artist, collector, librarian, and scholar who worked in Berlin and Hanover, Germany and Los Angeles, California.

Provenance

The Kate Steinitz papers were donated to the Archives of American Art in 1999 by Ilse Berg, daughter of Kate Steinitz.

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