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Biographical data sheets; 10 letters; writings by Milliken, including a copy of "Photography as Art", undated, "Philosophy of Art", 1964, "A Personal Vison", 1965, and a set of journal pages, containing Milliken's ideas for paintings and the philosophy behind them; printed material, including Milliken's annual reports as a member of the University of Texas faculty, exhibition catalogs and various publications containing references to Milliken; and photographs of Milliken and his work. Also included are two scrapbooks, undated and 1961-1982, containing: a resume; letters, 1963-1981; lists of works; a certificate of appreciation, 1977; printed material; and photographs of works of art, 1979-1980. [slides have not been microfilmed.]
Gibbs Milliken papers, 1961-1982. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Microfilm reels 3273-3274 available for use only at the Museum of Fine Arts, Houston, and through interlibrary loan.
Location of Originals:
Two scrapbooks: Originals returned to the lender, Gibbs Milliken, after microfilming.
Painter, educator; Austin, Texas.
Microfilmed as part of the Archives of American Art's Texas project. Donated 1983 and 2 scrapbooks lent for microfilming by Gibbs Milliken.
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