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Samuel Rothbort papers, 1941-1961

Rothbort, Samuel, 1882-1971

Muralist, Painter, Sculptor


Collection Information

Size: 26 Items, (partially filmed on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Biographical data; exhibition catalogs; an article on actors and artists by Rothbort; a clipping, 1954; printed material on his film The Ghetto Pillow later named Memories of the Shtetl; 9 photographs of Rothbort's paintings; and 1 book, unmicrofilmed, "Out of Wood and Stone," 1952.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, sculptor; Brooklyn, N.Y.


Donated 1963 by Samuel Rothbort via Harriet R. Barry, Wonderwomen Enterprises.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3471 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

Samuel Rothbort papers, 1941-1961. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.