Michael Silikis collection

Inclusive Dates: 
1920s–1960s

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

Approximately 5 linear feet of material consisting of letters, sketches, and family photographs of artist Mikas (Michael) Šileikis.

Biographical Historical Note

Mikas (Michael) Šileikis was a Lithuanian-born Chicago painter.