Dixie Cooley papers, 1948-1952

Cooley, Dixie, b. 1896 d. 1956
Active in Tenn.

Collection size: 13 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: Five letters, to Michael Engel, Mary, and Mother, mostly about her poor health, with mention of exhibits and concern for her inability to paint because of her arthritis; three exhibition announcements; a press release; and two pages of sketches with notes for a watercolor.

Biographical/Historical Note: Watercolorist; Georgia, Tennessee, and Florida.

Donated 1966 by Mrs. Arthur Covey, relationship to Dixie Cooley is not known.

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