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John O'Neil papers, 1945-1978

John O'Neil papers, 1945-1978

O'Neil, John, 1915-2004

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 150 items (on 1 microfilm reel).

Summary: A curriculum vitae; poetry, sketches and watercolors executed in North Africa while serving in the armed forces during World War II; correspondence; exhibition catalogs, some priced, and price lists; travel memorabilia; clippings; and photos of the artist and his work. Also included is a handwritten musical score by Sam Raphling, 1962, which was inspired by an O'Neil work.

Biographical/Historical Note

Artist, educator; Houston, Tex. Professor of Painting at University of Oklahoma, 1939-1965 and at Rice University, 1965-1983.

Provenance

Lent for microfilming 1979 by John O'Neil.

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, John O'Neil, after microfilming.

Microfilm reel 1707 available for use at Archives of American Art offices only.

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