Helene Champlain papers, 1932-1969.


Helene Champlain papers, 1932-1969.

The Helene Champlain papers consist of her personal and professional correspondence and span the years 1932-1969.

.4 lin.ft. (1 box).


SNAC Resource ID: 6827316

New York Public Library System, NYPL

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