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Minna Wright Citron papers, 1930-1980

Citron, Minna Wright, 1896-1991

Painter, Printmaker

Collection Information

Size: 1.3 Linear feet

Summary: The papers of painter, printmaker and muralist Minna Wright Citron measure 1.3 linear feet and date from 1930 to 1980. Found are scattered biographical materials, correspondence, writings for articles and lectures, printed material, photographs, and artwork.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and printmaker Minna Wright Citron (1896-1991) was active in New York City, New York. She worked with the Works Progress Administration Federal Art Project as a teacher and completed multiple murals for Tennessee post offices.

Provenance

Minna Wright Citron donated her papers to the Archives of American Art in several installments from 1968 to 1981.

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Funding

Processing of this collection received Federal support from the Collections Care Initiative Fund, administered by the Smithsonian American Women's History Initiative and the National Collections Program.