Summary: Resumes, a bibliography; legal documents including a lease, a voter registration card and a file on a lawsuit Higgins was involved in; correspondence, 1912-1975, with Robert Macbeth and Inslee Hopper; financial records; clippings and articles about Higgins; exhibition announcements and catalogs; loan agreements for an exhibition of Higgins' work at the Indianapolis Museum of Art, 1976; photographs, including two pages from an album, mostly of Higgins and family members; and reproductions of Higgins' paintings.
Painter; Taos, New Mexico. Born Shelbyville, Indiana.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Lent for microfilming 1984 by the Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of New Mexico.
Location of Originals
Originals in: the Museum of Fine Arts, Museum of New Mexico.
Microfilm reel 3182 available for use only at Museum of Fine Arts, Houston; and through interlibrary loan.
The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
Through collecting, preserving, and providing access to our collections, the Archives inspires new ways of interpreting the visual arts in America and allows current and future generations to piece together the nation’s rich artistic and cultural heritage.