Eleanor Dickinson papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.dickelea
Creators:
Dickinson, Eleanor, 1931-
Dates:
1951-2016
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
29 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The Eleanor Dickinson papers measure 29.0 linear feet and date from 1951-2011. Included are biographical material, personal and professional correspondence, legal and financial records, notes, writings by Dickinson and others, art work, teaching files, photographs, printed material, and audio visual material relating to organizations Dickinson was involved in, her exhibitions, and her teaching career.
Scope and Contents
Organizations include California College of Arts and Crafts, San Francisco Art Institute, Artists Equity Association, California Lawyers for the Arts, Bay Area Visual Arts Coalition, Graphic Arts Council, College Art Association, and Women's Caucus for Art, and among others.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Eleanor Dickinson (1931-2017) was a painter, graphic, video artist and instructor in San Francisco, Calif. Dickinson taught at the California College of Arts and Crafts.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1979-2005 by Eleanor Dickinson and in 2017 by the Eleanor Creekmore Dickinson Charitable Art Trust. Additions are expected.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is temporarily closed to researchers due to archival processing. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, Modern -- 20th century -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- Societies, etc. -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Graphic arts -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Video art -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Women artists -- California -- San Francisco Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Interviews Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Video recordings Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Artists Equity Association Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Bay Area Visual Arts Coalition Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
California College of Arts and Crafts -- Faculty Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
California Lawyers for the Arts Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
College Art Association of America Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fine Arts Museum of San Francisco. Graphic Arts Council Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
San Francisco Art Institute Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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