Haywood Bill Rivers papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.rivehayw
Creators:
Rivers, Haywood Bill, 1922-2001
Dates:
1946-1970
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
1 microfilm reel
370 items on partial microfilm reel
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
This microfilm collection of the papers of African American painter Haywood Bill Rivers contains correspondence, clippings, photographs, snapshots, and other miscellaneous material.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Haywood Bill Rivers (1922-2001) was an African American painter in New York, New York. He studied at the Art Students League in New York and then at the École du Musée du Louvre in Paris. In Paris, Rivers was a founding member of Galerie Huit, a cooperative gallery that served as an exhibition space for Americans in Paris.

Administration
Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel N70-63 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Originals returned to the lender, Haywood Bill Rivers, after microfilming.
Author
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Lent for microfilming 1970 by Haywood Bill Rivers.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Painters -- New York (State) -- New York Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
African American artists Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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