Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.phenharo
Creators:
Phenix, Harold, 1928-
Dates:
1959-1984
Languages:
English
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Physical Description:
1 Reel
ca. 300 items (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
REEL 3364: A file on Edward Muegge "Buck" Schiwetz containing correspondence between Harold and Rita Phenix and Schiwetz, Sharon D. Steen and others, clippings, printed material and photographs of Schiwetz; a file on Phenix's work as a design engineer for Conoco, Inc. containing printed material and photographs of his art work; photographs of of Phenix and his art work; exhibition awards, announcements, catalogs and clippings; correspondence with patrons and others; sketches; and a scrapbook containing letters, clippings, printed material and photographs documenting Phenix's career.
Scope and Contents
UNMICROFILMED: Forty-five slides of art work.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Houston, Texas. Design engineer for Conoco. Inc.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3364 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Reel 3364: Originals returned to the lender, Mrs. Rita Phenix, after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Material on reel 3364 lent for microfilming, 1984, by Rita Phenix, Harold's wife, as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Slides were donated, 1985, by Harold Phenix.

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
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Art, American -- Texas -- Houston Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painting, Modern -- 20th century -- Texas -- Houston Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Texas -- Houston Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Schiwetz, Edward Muegge, 1898- Personal Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives of American Art
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Victor Building, Suite 2200
Washington, D.C. 20001
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