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A Finding Aid to the Trude Guermonprez papers, circa 1900-1987, bulk 1932-1976

Trude Guermonprez papers, circa 1900-1987, bulk 1932-1976

Guermonprez, Trude, 1910-1976

Fiber artist

Collection Information

Size: 1.2 linear feet

Summary: The papers of fiber artist and educator Trude Guermonprez measure 1.2 linear feet and date from circa 1900 to 1987 with the bulk of the material dating from 1932 to 1976. The collection includes biographical material, diaries, correspondence, printed material, artwork, and photographs.

Biographical/Historical Note

Trude Guermonprez (1910-1976) was a fiber artist and educator in San Francisco, California.

Provenance

The Trude Guermonprez papers were donated in 2004 by Eric Elsesser, Guermonprez's stepson, as part of the Nanette L. Laitman Documentation Project for Craft and Decorative Arts in America.