Roy Langley papers

Inclusive Dates: 
1909–1981, bulk 1951–1961
Survey Repository: 

This record forms part of the Chicago’s Art-Related Archival Materials: A Terra Foundation Resource project funded by the Terra Foundation for American Art. For this project, the Archives surveyed archival repositories throughout the Chicago region to identify art-related materials contained in their holdings. While the Archives of American Art does not own any of the materials described herein, information about those materials and links to the original repositories have been included when available.

Descriptive Summary

2.5 linear feet (2 boxes, 1 oversize box) of material consisting of notes, course papers, photos, correspondence, and examples of Roy Langley's work, including book jackets, menus, brochures, and certificates. The collection includes biographical documentation.

Biographical Historical Note

Roy Langley was a calligrapher and artist who studied at the School of the Art Institute, and who worked an art instructor in Iowa before becoming Director of the Sioux City Art Museum.

Additional Notes

Inventory available on site.