Ella Alluisi papers relating to Margaret Peterson

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.alluella
Creators:
Alluisi, Ella
Dates:
1958-1986
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.2 Items
linear feet (on 1 microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Forty-five letters from Margaret Peterson (O'Hagan) to Alluisi, ca. 1968 and 1985. Peterson reflects upon her artistic activities, politics in the U.S., and her living conditions in Canada and Italy. Also included are a file on the Margaret Peterson Trust containing newsletters about the activities of the "Margaret Peterson Foundation," and 4 letters from Peterson.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Peterson joined the faculty of the art department at the University of California, Berkeley in 1932. She resigned her post as Associate Professor in 1950, after having refused to take the special loyalty oath.d. 1997

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 4194 available for use at Archives of American Art offices only.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1987 by Ella Alluisi, a friend of Peterson.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Educators -- California -- Berkeley Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- California -- Berkeley Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- California -- Berkeley Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women educators Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women painters Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women sculptors Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Peterson, Margaret, 1903- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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