Lloyd E. Jensen papers, 1921-1989  PDF

Overview of the Collection

Jensen, Lloyd E., 1895-1990
Lloyd E. Jensen papers
1921-1989 (inclusive)
1.14 cubic feet (1 box)
Collection Number
6032 (Accession No. 6032-001)
Account books, receipts, correspondence, date books, and other materials relating to Lloyd E. Jensen's framing business in Seattle, Washington
University of Washington Libraries, Special Collections
Special Collections
University of Washington Libraries
Box 352900
Seattle, WA
Telephone: 206-543-1929
Fax: 206-543-1931
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Biographical NoteReturn to Top

Frame-maker Lloyd E. Jensen was born in Washington in 1895. Throughout his career, he framed artwork for many well-known Northwest artists and art patrons, including his wife, Dorothy Jensen, whom he married in 1919. Dorothy Jensen was a painter, print-maker, and one of the founders of the Women Painters of Washington. The couple had a daughter, Doris J. Carmin. Lloyd E. Jensen died in 1990.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Account books, receipts, correspondence, datebooks, and other materials relating to Lloyd E. Jensen's framing business. Correspondence includes orders for frames from Alaskan artists C. "Rusty" Heurlin, Sydney Laurence, and Fred Machetanz, as well as correspondence about the life of Sydney Laurence.

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Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top


Container(s) Description Dates
1 Account book, family expense record, and receipts related to A. E. Schneider Gallery 1921-1930
1 Account books 1934-1979
1 Correspondence with Jeanne and Sydney Laurence 1930s
1 Correspondence with Fred Machetanz 1970s
1 Correspondence with C. "Rusty" Heurlin 1962-1986
1 Correspondence regarding Sydney Laurence 1986-1989
1 Date books 1953, 1955
1 Receipt books 1961-1980
1 Miscellaneous correspondence and clippings circa 1960s-1980s

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Artists--Northwest, Pacific
  • Picture frames and framing--Northwest, Pacific
  • Personal Names :
  • Heurlin, C.--Correspondence
  • Jensen, Dorothy Dolph, 1895-1977
  • Jensen, Lloyd E., 1895-1990--Archives
  • Laurence, Sydney, 1868-1940
  • Machentanz, Fred--Correspondence
  • Form or Genre Terms :
  • Business correspondence
  • Personal correspondence
  • Records (Documents)

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

  • Subject Terms :
  • Personal Papers/Corporate Records (University of Washington)