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Hiram Williams papers, 1955-1965

Hiram Williams papers, 1955-1965

Williams, Hiram, 1917-2003

Art teacher, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.2 linear ft. (partially microfilmed on one reel)

Summary: 13 photographs, including one of Williams by Jerry Uelsmann, 1961, some of Williams painting and some of his works of art; lecture notes, completed lectures, and sketches used by Williams in college classes on drawing and art education; drafts of published and unpublished articles on drawing, the intention of modern art, and the state of art in Florida; an apparently unpublished autobiographical sketch; clippings; exhibiton catalogs; and critical articles. Not included on the microfilm are ca. 300 negatives and prints of works of art by other artists.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; Gainesville, Fla. Full name Hiram Draper Williams; b. 1917; professor of art at University of Florida, Gainesville; d. 2003

Provenance

Donated 1965 by Williams.

Additional Forms Available

Microfilm reel 129 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

Hiram Williams papers, 1955-1965. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.