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James McGarrell papers, 1954-1979

McGarrell, James, 1930-

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 230 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: Biographical information, correspondence, writings by and about McGarrell and his work, 71 photos of art work and 10 personal photos, clippings, exhibition announcements and catalogs, and printed miscellany.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter and educator, St.Louis, Missouri. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana. Fulbright Fellowship, 1955. Taught at Reed College, Indiana University and Washington University in St. Louis.


Lent for microfilming 1979 by James McGarrell.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to McGarrell after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 1814 available at Archives of American Art offices 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

James McGarrell papers, 1954-1979. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.