Rena N. Coen Papers
Scope and Contents
The Rena Neumann Coen papers contains drafts related to one book, The Red Man in Art, an art history book for children on Native American depictions in art, as well as works by Native American artists.
- Coen, Rena Neumann (Person)
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
Conditions Governing Use
This collection may be protected by the Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U.S. Code). It is the user's responsibility to verify copyright ownership and to obtain all necessary permissions prior to the reproduction, publication, or other use of any portion of these materials. Researchers may quote from the collection under the fair use provision of the copyright law.
Biographical / Historical
Rena Neumann Coen was born in New York City in 1925. She attending Barnard College and received graduate degrees from Yale University and the University of Minnesota. She worked as an art professor and wrote books about art for adults and children.
Biographical source: "Rena Neumann Coen (1925-)." Something About the Author. Vol. 20. Detroit, MI: Gale, 1980.
Language of Materials
The collection contains drafts related to one art history book for children, written by Rena Neumann Coen.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift of Rena Neumann Coen.
- Authors, American -- 20th century Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Children's literature, American Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Indians of North America -- Pictoral works -- Juvenile literature Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Manuscripts for publication Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Rena N. Coen Papers, 1971
- Leslie Czechowski
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- January 2018: Collection reprocessed and finding aid updated by Caitlin Marineau
Collecting Area Details
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