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McKie Trotter papers, 1947-1970

Trotter, McKie, 1918-

Painter, Educator


Collection Information

Size: 387 Items, (on 2 microfilm reels)

Summary: Personal and business correspondence with Bill Bomar, the Dallas Museum of Fine Arts, Lamar Dodd, the Ford Foundation, Fort Worth Art Center, Sallie Gillespie, Colette Roberts, and others; a career resume; clippings, exhibition catalogs and announcements; price lists of paintings; and photos of works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, educator; Fort Worth, Texas. Born in Manchester, Ga. Attended the College of William and Mary, received his B.A. in 1940.


Lent for microfilming 1979 by McKie Trotter. Microfilmed as part of AAA's Texas Arts Documentation Project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to lender after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 1683-1684 available at Archives of American Art offices; the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; 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

McKie Trotter papers, 1947-1970. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.