Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.landjaco
Creators:
Landau, Jacob, 1917-
Dates:
[ca.1950-1980]
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
2 Linear feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Files for exhibitions, sales, projects, grants, commissions, and studio business, containing correspondence, financial papers, sketches, writings, clippings, and photographs, including one of Paul and Hazel Strand with Joseph Hirsch in the "J.L. Works... Paris Show 1952" file. Also included are biographical material; engagement calendars; and proposal, notes and correspondence about a grant for a University without walls at the Pratt Institute.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Illustrator, painter, printmaker; born in Philadelphia and studied at the Museum Art School and the New School for Social Research. Began career as an illustrator while editor of the magazine "At Ease."

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1979 and 1981 by Jacob Landau.

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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Hirsch, Joseph, 1910-1981 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Strand, Paul, 1890-1976 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
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Repository Contact
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