Consuelo Jimenez Underwood papers

Collection ID:
Jimenez Underwood, Consuelo
Physical Description:
10.4 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The papers of textile artist and weaver, Consuelo Jimenez Underwood, measure 10.4 linear feet and date from 1970-2019. The papers document Underwood's life and career as a multicultural artist and educator. Included are color and textile samples and a handmade fabric sample book, notes and writings, printed material, correspondence, project and teaching files, artist's statements, sketches, and childhood photographs depicting images of Underwood in the fields working with her parents.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Consuleo Jimenez Underwood (1949- ) is a weaver, textile artist and educator in Cupertino, California. She taught at San Jose State University, San Jose, California.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
The collection was donated in 2020 by Consuleo Jimenez Underwood.

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

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Women artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Weavers -- California Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Educators -- California Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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