Sadie Ellis Garland Dreikurs collection

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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

0.25 linear feet of material consisting of three articles about Dreikurs and a photograph.

Biographical Historical Note

Sadie Ellis Garland Dreikurs was a pioneering art therapist and the wife of artist and teacher Leon Garland (1896-1941). The two met at Hull-House and later lived and taught there.

Additional Notes

Related collection: Jane Addams Memorial Collection Small Manuscript File: Hull House [sic] Artists and Craftsmen, University of Illinois at Chicago, Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections.