Roy E. Abrahamson papers, 1937-2013 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Scope and Contents: The Roy E. Abrahamson papers consist of his published and unpublished writing, conference reports, and his research on the German artist Henry Schaefer-Simmern. Abrahamson's writings consist of his dissertation, a book of original cartoons, unpublished poetry, teaching material, and photographs of his exhibit at Southern Illinois University's museum in 2007. Abrahamson has collected conference reports from all over the country as well as Finland. His research on Shaefer-Simmern includes copies of correspondence between the two, conference lectures, Shaefer-Simmern's published work including five books with one personally autographed, and an interview and biography written by Abrahamson.