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Michael Frary papers, 1940-1982

Frary, Michael, 1918-2005



Collection Information

Size: 3 Microfilm reels

Summary: Biographical data; correspondence; writings and notes; 11 scrapbooks containing letters and printed material; clippings, exhibition catalogs, announcements, invitations and press releases; reproductions of art work; exhibition lists, price lists and financial material; award certificates and citations; and photographs of Frary and his paintings.

Biographical/Historical Note

Landscape and marine painter and educator; Austin, Tex. Taught at University of Texas, Austin, San Antonio Art Institute, Chouinard Art Institute, and at the University of Southern California.


Lent for microfilming by Frary, 1982, as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Michael Frary, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reels 2817-2819 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

Michael Frary papers, 1940-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.