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Edward Arcenio Chavez papers, 1917-1982, bulk 1941-1973

Chavez, Edward Arcenio, 1917-1995

Muralist, Lithographer, Painter, Sculptor

Collection Information

Size: 0.9 linear feet

Summary: The papers of painter and sculptor Edward Arcenio Chavez measure 0.9 linear feet and date from 1917 to 1982 with the bulk of the material dating from 1941 to 1973. The collection is comprised of biographical material, personal business records related to the Federal Works Agency and other projects, printed materials, and photographic materials.

Biographical/Historical Note

Edward Arcenio Chavez (1917-1995) was a painter and sculptor in Woodstock, New York.


The papers were donated by the George Arents Research Library at Syracuse University in 1984.

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The processing of this collection received Federal support from the Latino Initiatives Pool, administered by the Smithsonian Latino Center.