The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
A copy of a letter from Franklin D. Roosevelt thanking Chandor for a color reproduction of the portrait of his mother; 2 telegrams; photos of Chandor, his work, and home; photos of Queen Elizabeth, Winston Churchill, and Eleanor Roosevelt sitting for portraits; sketches; catalogs; and clippings.
Douglas Chandor papers, 1928-1967. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 1831 available for use through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to Bill Kuteman after microfilming.
Portrait painter; Weatherford, Tex. Born in England and became a naturalized citzen of the U.S.
Lent for microfilming 1979 by Bill Kuteman, nephew of Chandor. Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project.
Lives of American Artists
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001