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Robert Willson papers, 1960-1995

Robert Willson papers, 1960-1995

Willson, Robert William, 1912-

Sculptor, Painter, Glass artist

Collection Information

Size: 0.2 linear ft. (on 1 microfilm reel)

Summary: Biographical data; copies of newspaper clippings and magazine articles; exhibition catalogs and announcements; a poster; two Texas Art Press books, ART IN CLAY, 1979 by Willson, and THE ANCIENT SONG OF QUETZALCOATL, 1980 by John H. Cornyn and illustrated by Willson; and a U.S. Department of Health, Education and Welfare report, A COLLEGE LEVEL ART CURRICULUM IN GLASS, February 1968.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sculptor, painter, glass artist; San Antonio, Tex.


Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1980 except report, 3 catalogs & 4 clippings which were lent for microfilming 1980 by Robert Willson.

Location of Originals

  • Report, 3 exhibition catalogs & 4 clippings: Originals returned to Robert Willson after microfilming.

Microfilm reel 2081 available for use through interlibrary loan. Also included are photocopies of annual records, 1991-1995.

Use of original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C., Research Center. Microfilmed materials must be consulted on microfilm. Contact Reference Services for more information.