Beth Ames Swartz papers

Collection ID:
Swartz, Beth Ames, 1936-
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on partial microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Biographical data; a copy of a letter, 1983, from Swartz to John Perreault in which she discusses her work and her recent travels to sacred Indian healing sites in the Southwest and to the cave Font-de-Gaume in France; printed material; a masters thesis, BETH AMES SWARTZ' STYLISTIC DEVELOPMENT, 1960-1980, written by Mary Lou Reed, Arizona State University, 1981; and a book, CONNECTING THE ART OF BETH AMES SWARTZ, by Mary Carroll Nelson, 1984. [27 color slides of works of art by Swartz have not been microfilmed.]

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Painter; Scottsdale, Arizona.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 3184 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.
Existence and Location of Originals
Reel 3184 fr. 604-807: Originals returned to the lender, Beth Ames Swartz, after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Portions of material lent for microfilming and portions donated 1984 by Beth Ames Swartz.

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
Women painters -- Arizona -- Scottsdale Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Arizona -- Scottsdale Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
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