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Jana Vander Lee papers, 1979-1984

Vander Lee, Jana, 1945-



Collection Information

Size: 3 Microfilm reels

Summary: REELS 2906-2907: Papers, 1979-1981, compiled by Vander Lee, symposium coordinator of "Fiber in the 80's: Current and future issues in the textile arts," held October 3-4, 1980, at the Alfred J. Glassell, Jr. School of Art and the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, Tex. Included are correspondence with participating panelists and grants organizations; artists' resumes; contracts; income and expenditure lists; mailing lists; meeting minutes of the Contemporary Handweavers of Houston, a sponsor of the symposium; and 3 clippings.
REEL 3362A: Material regarding the exhibition, "American Fiber: A New Aesthetic," including resumes and printed biographical information on the participants; correspondence; checklists; loan agreements; writings including Vander Lee's notes regarding the planning of the exhibition, and her draft for the text of the catalog; printed material; and photographs of the installation.

Biographical/Historical Note

Museum curator; Houston, Tex.


Lent for microfilming 1981 & 1984 by Jana Vander Lee. Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to Jana Vander Lee after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 2906-2907and 3362 available for use 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

Jana Vander Lee papers, 1979-1984. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.