Collection ID:
Weihs, Erika
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
The Erika Weihs papers measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1949-1994. Included are resumes; letters to Weihs; photographs of Weihs and her family and photographs and slides of her work; financial records, 1961; works of art including eighteen small pencil sketches and ten greeting cards with original artwork by Weihs; and printed material consisting of exhibition catalogs and announcements, articles about Weihs, and reproductions of her work and clippings.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Erika Weihs (1917- ) ia a painter in New York, N.Y. Born inVienna, Austria, Weihs came to the U.S. in 1940.

Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1977 and 1995 by Erika Weihs.

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.

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Repository Contact
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