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A Finding Aid to the Joseph White papers, circa 1870-2010, bulk 1971-2008

Joseph White papers, circa 1870-2010, bulk 1971-2008

White, Joseph, 1938-

Painter

Collection Information

Size: 1.7 linear feet

Summary: The papers of Washington, D.C., based painter Joseph White measure 1.7 linear feet and date from circa 1870 to 2010, with the bulk of the material from 1971 to 2008. White's career as an artist is documented through scattered biographical material, correspondence with family and friends, poetry, plays, exhibition catalogs, news clippings, and photographs of White, family, friends, artwork, and source material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Joseph White (1938- ) is a painter in San Francisco, Calif. and Washington, D.C. White works with a grid system and photographs to create his paintings.

Provenance

Donated 2010 by Joseph White.