The Papers of Marguerite Wildenhain, 1896-1990 | Luther College Archives
ID: LCA/RG15/Wildenhain, M
Extent: 5.4 Linear Feet
Scope and Contents: Letters, account books, typescript carbon copies, photographs, postcards, personal business records and family memorabilia documenting the later years of Marguerite Wildenhain' s life and art at Pond Farm, California. Biographical Series consists of family history and personal records including a family tree dated 1869, her passports and medical history. Correspondence Series includes letters from friends, family and students, address book and correspondence with art galleries. The Non-Textual Series includes personal and professional photographs, a film, postcards and textiles. Financial Records include personal and Pond Farm account books, receipts from travel and sales, and book publishing records. Property Records Series includes survey map of Pond Farm and negotiations for donation of land to National Park Service. General Business Series contains lists of students at Pond Farm and inventories of her works and donations, as well as thirteen transcripts of lectures from 1957 to 1977.