Victor Margolin papers

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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

37.75 linear feet of material consisting of correspondence, miscellaneous print material and posters from the Faculty Papers for University of Illinois at Chicago College of Architecture and the Arts, Department of Art History, of design historian Victor Margolin, including conference material, manuscripts, and publications.

Biographical Historical Note

Victor Margolin was a professor of Art and Design History at the University of Illinois at Chicago (UIC) and editor of the journal Design Issues from 1982 until his retirement in 2005.