Archives of American Art

Robert Willson papers

Collection ID:
Willson, Robert, 1912-
Physical Description:
0.2 Linear feet
(on 1 microfilm reel)

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
Biographical data; copies of newspaper clippings and magazine articles; exhibition catalogs and announcements; a poster; two Texas Art Press books, ART IN CLAY, 1979 by Willson, and THE ANCIENT SONG OF QUETZALCOATL, 1980 by John H. Cornyn and illustrated by Willson; and a U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare report, A COLLEGE LEVEL ART CURRICULUM IN GLASS, February 1968.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
Sculptor, painter, glass artist; San Antonio, Tex.

Existence and Location of Copies
35mm microfilm reel 2081 available for use through interlibrary loan. Also included are photocopies of annual records, 1991-1995.
Existence and Location of Originals
Report, 3 exhibition catalogs & 4 clippings: Originals returned to Robert Willson after microfilming.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Donated 1980 except report, 3 catalogs & 4 clippings which were lent for microfilming 1980 by Robert Willson.

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 -- Study and teaching -- Texas -- San Antonio Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Glass art Topical Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Painters -- Texas -- San Antonio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Sculptors -- Texas -- San Antonio Occupation Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

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