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Marianne Strengell papers, 1904-1989

Strengell, Marianne, 1909-1998

Teacher, Fiber artist


Collection Information

Size: 1.7 linear ft.

Summary: Correspondence, writings, art works, scrapbooks, photographs, textile samples and printed materials relating to Strengell's career as a fiber artist and teacher.

ADDITION: Biographical data, and clippings relating to work by Strengell and her architect husband, Olav Hammarstrom.

Biographical/Historical Note

Fiber artist and teacher.


Donated 1982-1983 by Marianne Strengell, and in 1989 by Strengell and her husband, Olav Hammarstrom.

Language Note

In Finnish: letters from Saarinen, some clippings and booklet, 1904.

How to Use This Collection

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Marianne Strengell papers, 1904-1989. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.