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Edsel M. Cramer papers, 1940-1980

Edsel M. Cramer papers, 1940-1980

Cramer, Edsel M., 1924-


Collection Information

Size: 2 microfilm reels.

Summary: Biographical data; 5 letters received; clippings; a scrapbook regarding Cramer's portrait of Congresswoman Barbara Jordan, containing clippings, correspondence and photographs; a scrapbook of sketches and photographs of Cramer's paintings; sketches; a sketch of Cramer by Bill Rivers, 1946; photographs by Cramer and photographs of his work; and printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Houston, Texas.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1983 by Edsel M. Cramer.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Edsel M. Cramer after microfilming.

Microfilm reels 3353 & 3428 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.

The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.