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David E. Davis papers, 1946-1978

Davis, David E., 1920-2002



Collection Information

Size: 28 Items, (partially microfilmed on 1 reel)

Summary: Sketchbooks; writings; speeches; a transcript; 2 letters; and exhibition catalogs.
REELS 1391-1392: 7 sketchbooks, 1946-1974; 134 pages of writings; several speeches given to the Contemporary Art Society of Cleveland; a transcript of a 1975 radio interview with Davis; two letters; exhibition catalogs; and other printed material.
UNMICROFILMED: Nine exhibition catalogs of one-man and group shows, 1972-1978.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor; Cleveland, Ohio.


Material on reels 1391-1392 lent 1978 for microfilming by David E. Davis. Unmicrofilmed material donated 1978 by Davis.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reels 1391-1392: Originals returned to David E. Davis after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1391-1392 available at Archives of American Art offices and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

David E. Davis papers, 1946-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.