Hazel Stoeckeler papers
Scope and Content
The bulk of the collection consists or artwork by Hazel Stoeckeler in various mediums, including tempera, gouache, watercolors and graphite. There are also lecture notes and course materials, clippings, publications and other miscellaneous papers.
- Stoeckeler, Hazel Stoick (Person)
Language of Materials
Use of Materials
Items in this collection do not circulate and may be used in-house only.
Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law Title 17, U.S. Code. Requests to publish should be arranged with the University of Minnesota Archives.
Biographical Sketch of Hazel Stoeckeler (1918- )
Hazel Thorson Stoick Stoeckeler was born on August 27, 1918 in Minneapolis, Minnesota. She earned her B.S. in 1940 and M.A. in 1945 from the University of Minnesota. She was on the faculty of the University of Minnesota from 1940-1947 and again in 1961 until her retirement in 1981 as professor emeritus of the Department of Design, Housing and Apparel. Professor Stoeckeler may be best known for the mural "The Epic of Minnesota's Great Forests" in the Forestry Building's Green Hall. The mural, completed in 1945, was used as her thesis project to earn her M.A. in fine arts and architecture.
12.65 Cubic Feet (8 boxes (1 Paige; 1 hollinger; 6 oversize flat))
Collection contains the papers and artwork of Hazel Stoeckeler, professor in the Department of Design, Housing and Apparel at the University of Minnesota.
Source of acquisition
Collection donated by Hazel Stoeckeler, 1988; 2000; 2010.
Collection was processed in 2019 (artwork re-housed in flat boxes, contents list compiled, subsequent accessions added to existing record).
- Art, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Mural painting and decoration, American -- Minnesota -- Saint Paul Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- University of Minnesota. Department of Design, Housing, and Apparel
- Hazel Stoeckeler papers
- In Progress
- Karen Spilman
- February 2005
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- Language of description note
- Finding aid written in English
- 2019: Accretions added, contents listed updated
Collecting Area Details
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