Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.helfharr
Creators:
Helfman, Harry Carmozin, 1910-
Dates:
1933-1962
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Papers of painter Harry Helfman include a scrapbook of newspaper clippings (1933-38) pertaining to the American Artists School, the John Reed Club Art School, the American Artists' Congress, and the art scene in New York. In addition, there are several printed items (1939-1962), including a catalog for the 1939-40 academic year at the American Artists School, and an exhibition catalog (n.d.) and two issues of the periodical, Art Front, 1936 June, 1937, January.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; New York, N.Y. d. 1995.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1998 and 1999 by Elizabeth S. Helfman, the widow of Harry Helfman.

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
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Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art -- Study and teaching -- New York (State) -- New York Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Scrapbooks Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art Schools -- New York (State) Function Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Artists School (New York, N.Y.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
John Reed Club School Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
American Artists' Congress Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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