Gibbs Milliken papers

Collection ID:
Milliken, Gibbs, 1935-
Physical Description:
0.4 Linear feet
(on 2 microfilm reels)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Biographical data sheets; 10 letters; writings by Milliken, including a copy of "Photography as Art", undated, "Philosophy of Art", 1964, "A Personal Vison", 1965, and a set of journal pages, containing Milliken's ideas for paintings and the philosophy behind them; printed material, including Milliken's annual reports as a member of the University of Texas faculty, exhibition catalogs and various publications containing references to Milliken; and photographs of Milliken and his work. Also included are two scrapbooks, undated and 1961-1982, containing: a resume; letters, 1963-1981; lists of works; a certificate of appreciation, 1977; printed material; and photographs of works of art, 1979-1980. [slides have not been microfilmed.]

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter, educator; Austin, Texas.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reels 3273-3274 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Two scrapbooks: Originals returned to the lender, Gibbs Milliken, after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1983 and 2 scrapbooks lent for microfilming by Gibbs Milliken.

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.

Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American -- Texas Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Art -- Study and teaching -- Texas -- Austin Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Texas Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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