Wayne Amerine papers, 1966-1982

Amerine, Wayne, b. 1928
Painter, Illustrator
Active in Tex.

Collection size: 3 microfilm reels.

Collection Summary: A resume; letters and telegrams, 1966-1967, from the Dallas County United Fund, Inc., Keitz & Herndon, Inc., Dallas Lone Star Gas Company, and others; exhibition announcements, catalogs, and invitations, 1968-1982; newspaper and magazine clippings, undated and 1968-1982; a typescript of Amerine's log in which he describes his participation as a combat artist in the U.S. Navy operation "Roughride," 1971; journals, 1979-1982, containing drafts of letters, notes and writings on art and his activities, annotated drawings, sketches and studies, and newspaper clippings; and undated photographs of Amerine and his art work.

Biographical/Historical Note: Painter; Dallas, Texas.

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Lent for microfilming 1982 by Wayne Amerine.

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