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Robert Overby papers, circa 1959-1990

Robert Overby papers, circa 1959-1990

Overby, Robert, 1935-1993

Painter, Graphic designer

Collection Information

Size: 5.8 linear feet

Summary: Robert Overby's personal business records for his graphic design work. Included are graphic design files arranged alphabetically, personal and professional correspondence, design samples, architectural drawings and blueprints, posters, source material, and other printed material.

Biographical/Historical Note

Robert Overby (1935-1993) was a graphic designer and a contemporary artist in Los Angeles, California.


Donated 2015 and 2016 by Linda Burnham, Robert Overby's widow.

Restrictions on Access

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center.

How to Cite This Collection

Robert Overby papers, circa 1959-1990. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.