Hilda Goldblatt Gorenstein 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

0.01 linear feet of material consisting of a photocopy of two newspaper clippings and a photocopy of a copy of some of the artist's murals.

Biographical Historical Note

Hilda Goldblatt (also known by the professional name of Hilgos and later by the married name of Gorenstein) was a marine artist from Chicago trained by Captain Charles Patterson who painted twelve murals for the Navy's exhibit in the Federal Building for the 1933-1934 A Century of Progress exposition.