The Archives of American art does not own the original papers. Use is limited to the microfilm copy.
A curriculum vitae; poetry, sketches and watercolors executed in North Africa while serving in the armed forces during World War II; correspondence; exhibition catalogs, some priced, and price lists; travel memorabilia; clippings; and photos of the artist and his work. Also included is a handwritten musical score by Sam Raphling, 1962, which was inspired by an O'Neil work.
John O'Neil papers, 1945-1978. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reel 1707 available for use at Archives of American Art offices only.
Location of Originals:
Originals returned to the lender, John O'Neil, after microfilming.
Artist, educator; Houston, Tex. Professor of Painting at University of Oklahoma, 1939-1965 and at Rice University, 1965-1983.
Lent for microfilming 1979 by John O'Neil.
Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution, 750 9th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20001