Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.brisbill
Creators:
Bristow, Bill, 1937-
Dates:
1954-1983
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
59 Items
(on partial microfilm reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Resume; of 6 letters from Electra Carlin of Carlin Galleries, Fort Worth, Tex., Leonard Baskin and others; copies of letters sent to Sharon King and Carolyn Wade; of Bristow's poems and writings, 1958-1981, "Conversation With a New York Painter," "Dedicated to Alexander Calder," "On Visiting Arlington Cemetery," "The Lincoln Memorial," "Remembered Spring," "Myself," and "Casting Light"; a poem, "Bristow," by David G. Buttrick, 1968; 25 newspaper clippings; 7 exhibition invitations, announcements, and catalogs, printed material about Bristow and Trinity University; 4 photographs of his paintings; and a sketchbook, July 1975, documenting a trip to New England and containing sketches of New York.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, educator; San Antonio, Texas. Taught at Trinity University 1960- present.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3100 available for use through interlibrary loan.
Reproduction Note
Many items are photocopies.
Existence and Location of Originals
Sketchbook: Original returned to Bill Bristow, after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated and lent 1983 by Bill Bristow. Microfilmed as part of AAA's Texas Arts Documentation Project.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.
Conditions Governing Use
Sketchbook: Authorization to publish, quote or reproduce must be obtained from Bill Bristow.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American -- Texas -- San Antonio Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Educators -- Texas -- San Antonio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Texas -- San Antonio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Baskin, Leonard, 1922-2000 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Calder, Alexander, 1898-1976 Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Carlin, Electra Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Carlin Galleries Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Trinity University (San Antonio, Tex.) Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
https://www.aaa.si.edu/services/questions
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