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Shirley Kessler papers, 1943-1970

Kessler, Shirley

Art teacher, Painter


Collection Information

Size: 300 Items, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Correspondence, memorabilia, data on the National Association of Women Artists Inc., scrapbook, exhibition catalog (1959), photographs, notebooks, lectures, lessons, notes and sketches.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, instructor; New York City. Member and former president of the National Association of Women Artists.


Lent for microfilming 1970 by Shirley Kessler.

Language Note

English .

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm rolls N70-64-N70-65 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

How to Cite This Collection

Shirley Kessler papers, 1943-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.