James W. Stover papers, [ca. 1960-1981]

Stover, James W., b. 1942
Sculptor, Teacher
Active in Dallas, Tex.

Collection size: Gift: 2.0 linear ft. (on partial microfilm reel) Loan: 70 items (on partial microfilm reel)

Collection Summary: Writings, sketches, photographs, slides, and printed material. REEL 2799: Biographical material; typescripts of his essays on education and art including "A Paradigm Study of the Factors Which Comprise Identity," 1978; 4 unpublished illustrated instruction manuals by Stover; 8 lecture notebooks; 7 sketchbooks and 36 unbound sketches; 15 undated photographs of Stover and his students in the classroom; 6 negatives and 348 slides of his work. REEL 3122: A Dallas Community Colleged employment questionnaire; an untitled paste-up of an essay on art; sketches; two photographs of works of art; and miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note: Sculptor, instructor; Dallas, Tex.

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Stover donated and loaned this material 1982.

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