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Ben Kutcher papers, 1926-1967.
BANC MSS 2010/492 box 1; BANC MSS 2010/492 box 2; BANC MSS 2010/492
Collection Overview

Title:

Ben Kutcher papers, 1926-1967

Creator/Contributor:

Kutcher, Ben, 1895-1967, creator, creator.

Creator/Contributor:

Western Jewish History Center, 173.

Creator/Contributor:

Judah L. Magnes Museum, 1969.005.

Creator/Contributor:

Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life

Abstract:

The collection contains an autobiography, articles, and books about Kutcher's life and his career as an illustrator.

Date:

1926 (issued)

Subject:

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Kutcher, Ben -- 1895-1967 -- Archives
United States. -- Army.
Jews -- California -- Los Angeles
Jews -- Press coverage -- California -- Los Angeles
Jews, Ukrainian -- California
Illustrators -- California

Note:

Formerly: Western Jewish History Center Collection Number 173
Formerly: Judah L. Magnes Museum Collection Number 1969.005
COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.
Ben Kutcher papers, BANC MSS 2010/492, The Magnes Collection of Jewish Art and Life, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Transfer; Judah L. Magnes Museum; 2010.
Ben Kutcher was an illustrator and artist born in Kiev (now Ukraine). He arrived in the U.S. in 1902. By 1925, he had moved to Los Angeles (Hollywood). During World War II, he was a painter for the U.S. Army. He also designed books, bookplates, and theater productions.
Materials in English.

Type:

Articles-California-Los Angeles.
Autobiographies.

Physical Description:

1 (2

Language:

English

Identifier:

2006585241
BANC MSS 2010/492 box 1
BANC MSS 2010/492 box 2
BANC MSS 2010/492

Origin:

California

Copyright Note:

COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for use.