Elenora S. Chambers papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.chamelen
Creators:
Chambers, Elenora S. (Elenora Strasel)
Dates:
1965-1993
Languages:
Undetermined
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Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Artist statements and résumé; correspondence with Florida art organizations; a 1965 letter from Bernard Davis, regarding Chambers' one-woman exhibition at the Miami Museum of Art, letters from Enrique Riverson and others; a sketchbook which also contains notes on James Brooks and others, ca. 1970-1992; notes from lectures by Robert Motherwell, Jules Olitski, Hilton Kramer,1993, and others, undated; travel notes, 1966, and misc. notes; a photograph of James Brooks, undated; slides of art works by Chambers, ca. 1976-77; exhibition catalogs and announcements, 1964-1993; clippings regarding Chambers and others, ca. 1955-1992; and printed material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter and sculptor; Miami, Fla.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1997 by Elenora S. Chambers.

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

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art -- Florida -- Miami Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists -- Florida -- Miami Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sketchbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Florida -- Miami Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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