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Porfirio Salinas papers, 1943-1974

Porfirio Salinas papers, 1943-1974

Salinas, Porfirio, 1910-1973

Muralist, Painter

Collection Information

Size: 3 microfilm reels.

Summary: REEL 2249: A letter from Lyndon B. Johnson; a scrapbook of clippings and a few photos; sketches; and photos of Salinas and his paintings.

REEL 2250: Clippings and printed material, 1949-1974.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter; San Antonio, Tex.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Material on reel 2249 lent for microfilming 1981 by Maria B. Salinas, widow of Salinas; material on reel 2250 donated 1981 by Dewey Bradford, former dealer of Salinas, then subsequently transferred to the NMAA/PG Library after microfilming.

Location of Originals

  • Reel 2249: Originals returned to the lender, Maria B. Salinas, after microfilming.

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