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Helen Zakin papers

 Collection
Identifier: 01-exws_zakin
Helen Jackson Zakin (1945-) is a professor of art, emeritus, at SUNY Oswego. She specialized in medieval stained glass and is internationally known for her research on Cistercian grisaille glass. She published a monograph on that topic, French Cistercian Grisaille Glass (1979), and contributed to an international research project dedicated to recording examples of medieval stained glass, the Corpus Vitrearum Medii Aevi.

Dates

  • 1972-2004
  • Other: Date acquired: 2010

Creator

Physical Description

This archival collection was donated to WMU Libraries Special Collections by Dr. Zakin in 2010. It is housed in 6 archival Hollinger boxes (approximately 2.5 linear feet) and contains images, notes, booklets, papers and other materials that she collected for her research, as well as papers and presentations she prepared and correspondence. Her personal research library was donated to the University of Rochester, in New York.

Extent

6 boxes

Abstract

Photographs, negatives, and slides, notes, booklets and papers gathered by Dr. Zakin for her research, as well as academic papers and presentations and correspondence.

Source of Acquisition

Helen Zakin
Method of Acquisition Donation

Physical Description

This archival collection was donated to WMU Libraries Special Collections by Dr. Zakin in 2010. It is housed in 6 archival Hollinger boxes (approximately 2.5 linear feet) and contains images, notes, booklets, papers and other materials that she collected for her research, as well as papers and presentations she prepared and correspondence. Her personal research library was donated to the University of Rochester, in New York.

Source

Creator

Title
Inventory of the Papers of Helen Zakin
Status
completed
Author
Matthew Hilferding and Neil Chase
Date
2016-07-04
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Western Michigan University Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Waldo Library, Special Collections
Western Michigan University Libraries
1903 W Michigan Ave.
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5353 US
(269) 387-5221