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Tinka Tarver papers, 1973-1983

Tarver, Tinka, 1932-

Painter, Educator, Dancer


Collection Information

Size: 40 Items, (on partial microfilm reel)

Summary: A resume; an essay, "Thresholds: Tinka Tarver as Woman Artist in American Society, A Movement Towards the Diagonal," by L. Banks Tarver; exhibition announcements and catalogs; clippings; printed material, including announcements for dance performances; and nine photographs of Tarver, her family and her works of art.

Biographical/Historical Note

Painter, dancer, educator; San Antonio, Tx.


Lent for microfilming 1983 by Tinka Tarver.

Language Note

English .

Location of Originals

  • Originals returned to the lender, Tinka Tarver, after microfilming.

How to Use This Collection

Alternative Forms Available

35mm microfilm reel 3031 available for use at Archives of American Art offices and 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

Tinka Tarver papers, 1973-1983. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.