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Forrest Bess letters, 1966-1972

Forrest Bess letters, 1966-1972

Bess, Forrest, 1911-1977

Painter

Overview

Collection Information

Size: 22 items (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Correspondence with Mrs. Wanda K. Sivells, Director, J. M. Hodges Learning Center, Wharton County Junior College, Wharton, Texas, regarding Bess' paintings and the donation of his personal library to Wharton Library.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter.

Provenance

Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1981 by Suzy Thompson, acquaintance of Forrest Bess. Photocopies discarded after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

Microfilm reel 3458 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts Houston; and through interlibrary loan.

Restrictions on Access

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

How to Cite This Collection

Forrest Bess letters, 1966-1972. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.