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Fred Shane correspondence, 1922-1976

Shane, Fred, 1906-1992

Muralist, Painter, Printmaker, Illustrator


Collection Information

Size: 5 Microfilm reels

Summary: Personal and business correspondence relating to Shane's career as a painter and chairman of the art department at University of Missouri.

Biographical/Historical Note

Fred Shane (1906-1992) was a painter, draftsman, and educator in Columbia, Missouri. Upon retiring from the University of Missouri, Shane made Beverly Hills his home.


Microfilm copy of Shane's papers donated 1973 by University of Missouri Archives upon Shane's request.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Reels 448-452 Originals in University Archives, University of Missouri, Columbia, Missouri.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 448-452 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. Contact Reference Services for more information.

How to Cite This Collection

Fred Shane correspondence, 1922-1976. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.