Richard Guy Walton papers

Summary
Collection ID:
AAA.waltrich
Creators:
Walton, Richard Guy, 1914-
Dates:
1964-1974
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(64 items)
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Official correspondence about the completion of Walton's mural for the Federal Court House Building, Reno, Nevado; a copy of the contract with the General Services Administration; photographs of the project; announcements; and miscellany. In addition there are three letters from Walton to the Archives of American Art about his life and his personal reactions to the mural project.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Mural painter; Virginia City, Nev.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1974 by Richard Guy Walton.

Using the Collection
Conditions Governing Access
Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Contact Reference Services for more information.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Mural painting and decoration -- 20th century -- Nevada -- Virginia City Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Muralists -- Nevada -- Virginia City Occupation 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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