Robert Joy papers, 1939-1978

Joy, Robert Carleton, b. 1910 d. 1993
Portrait painter
Active in Houston, Tex.

Collection size: 72 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Collection Summary: 36 letters to Joy, mostly from patrons thanking him for painting their portraits; 28 photographs of art work; and a scrapbook containing family snapshots and printed material on Joy's career.

Biographical/Historical Note: Portrait painter; Houston, Texas.

Lent for microfilming 1979 by Robert C. Joy.

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