Due to the small size of this collection the papers are arranged as one series.
Access Note / Rights:
This collection is open for research. Access to original papers requires an appointment and is limited to the Archives' Washington, D.C. Research Center.
The papers of arts administrator and painter William Radford Thomas measure 0.4 linear feet and date from 1972 to 1975. The collection is comprised of documenation assembled by William Radford Thomas relating to the planning and execution of two key exhibitions or projects, Our Land, Our Sky, Our Water:an Exhibition of American and Canadian Art (named by Thomas) on the occasion of Expo '74 in Spokane, Washington, and Ken Friedman: Sightings (1975), a project staged at East Tennessee State University and Eastern Washington State University.
William Radford Thomas papers, 1972-1975. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
William Radford Thomas (1930- ) is an arts administrator, educator, painter and printmaker active in Texas and Washington State. Thomas was born in Texas and educated at University of Texas and New Mexico Highlands University. Has taught at various institutions including Eastern Washington State College from 1970-1974.
William Radford Thomas donated his papers to the Archives of American Art in 1982.
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