Douglas Chandor papers, 1928-1967

Chandor, Douglas, b. 1897 d. 1953
Portrait painter
Active in Weatherford, Tx.

Collection size: 1 linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: A copy of a letter from Franklin D. Roosevelt thanking Chandor for a color reproduction of the portrait of his mother; 2 telegrams; photos of Chandor, his work, and home; photos of Queen Elizabeth, Winston Churchill, and Eleanor Roosevelt sitting for portraits; sketches; catalogs; and clippings.

Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait painter; Weatherford, Tex. Born in England and became a naturalized citzen of the U.S.

Lent for microfilming 1979 by Bill Kuteman, nephew of Chandor.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

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