Porfirio Salinas papers, 1943-1974

Salinas, Porfirio, b. 1910 d. 1973
Painter, Muralist
Active in San Antonio, Tex.

Collection size: 3 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: REEL 2249: A letter from Lyndon B. Johnson; a scrapbook of clippings and a few photos; sketches; and photos of Salinas and his paintings.

REEL 2250: Clippings and printed material, 1949-1974.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; San Antonio, Tex.

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Material on reel 2249 lent for microfilming 1981 by Maria B. Salinas, widow of Salinas; material on reel 2250 donated 1981 by Dewey Bradford, former dealer of Salinas, then subsequently transferred to the NMAA/PG Library after microfilming.

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