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Dixie Cooley papers, 1948-1952

Dixie Cooley papers, 1948-1952

Cooley, Dixie, 1896-1956

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 13 items (on partial microfilm reel).

Summary: Five letters, to Michael Engel, Mary, and Mother, mostly about her poor health, with mention of exhibits and concern for her inability to paint because of her arthritis; three exhibition announcements; a press release; and two pages of sketches with notes for a watercolor.

Biographical/Historical Note

Watercolorist; Georgia, Tennessee, and Florida.

Provenance

Donated 1966 by Mrs. Arthur Covey, relationship to Dixie Cooley is not known.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 2802 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

Dixie Cooley papers, 1948-1952. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.